5 Minutes for Faith

Lolli here… Today is the first day of December, and I am so excited to pull out all of my Christmas decorations and start playing all of my Christmas music (yes, my husband is a […]

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Lolli here… As a mother of five kids (I got married and had 5 kids all in an 11 year span), I have felt the need to escape the laundry…the noise…the cooking. Don’t get me […]

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Lolli here…. It seems like yesterday that I was a new mother with a toddler and another baby on the way. Now that toddler is a junior in high school, the newest member of the […]

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Lolli here… My husband and I have been married for 17 1/2 years, which seems like ages to me. We have a good marriage, but marriage is never easy. And marriage isn’t always….what should I […]

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Lolli here… Every Sunday I play with preschoolers. While their moms and dads go to Sunday School, I build lego towers and pretend to eat wooden watermelon and hot dogs. Since my kids have moved […]

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Lolli here… I remember the day many years ago when my oldest daughter came home from church and began singing a song I knew I had not taught her. I was struck with the idea […]

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Lolli here… I know I’m guilty of comparing myself to other moms one too many times. Why is it so much easier to overlook another mother’s faults while we examine our own weaknesses with a […]

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Lolli here… It’s hard to watch my daughters grow up. But it’s also exciting to see them blossom into beautiful young women. There are so many messages bombarding teenage girls, and as a mom of […]

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Lolli here… Exercise? Oh, boy! I know I need to do more of it, but there is always so much to do. It’s nice to know I’m not the only one struggling with getting enough […]

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Lolli here… I have been traveling so much this summer that when I read this post on 5 Minutes for Faith, my heart panged for a sweet morning like Carol described on 5 Minutes for […]

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