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What John Piper Has Taught Me about Motherhood and Suffering

What John Piper Has Taught Me about Motherhood and Suffering

God has used John Piper to teach me three truths related to motherhood and suffering that have given me great hope in my sorrow. The first is that we will suffer as mothers. That reality would be devastating apart from God’s promise that our pain as his children will not be wasted. Not only does God offer us future hope; his Word also sustains us in our suffering.

Manna for Mamas: Ten Go-to Bible Verses for Motherhood

Manna for Mamas: Ten Go-to Bible Verses for Motherhood

Here are ten go-to Scripture verses that have sustained me in both mundane and profound moments of desperate motherhood. They are manna for mamas, and they remind us that motherhood isn’t just about us and our babies. Motherhood is another means of sanctification that points us to our Savior—Jesus, the Word made flesh, the bread of heaven that satisfies our souls for eternity.

Advent for Moms: We Gaze in Wonder at Jesus

Advent for Moms: We Gaze in Wonder at Jesus

God invites us to gaze in wide-eyed wonder at the only one who is worthy of our worship, Jesus Christ our Lord. We don’t have to wait for some future day. We can adore him right now, in the middle of motherhood with all its particular joys and challenges. We worship him for becoming like us and making a way for us to become like him. 

Sneak Peek: He Will Be Enough

Sneak Peek: He Will Be Enough

They say not to judge a book by its cover, but... Catch a sneak peek of He Will Be Enough: How God Takes You by the Hand Through Your Hardest Days on Amazon or at The Good Book Company. Read the book description, find chapter titles, and more! Book release is June 1, 2022.