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One aspect of looking to Jesus is growing in faith, daily seeking to know Him and make Him known.  May these posts fill you “with the knowledge of his will” so you may “walk in a manner worthy of the Lord.”

And so, from the day we heard, we have not ceased to pray for you, asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding, so as to walk in a manner worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing to him: bearing fruit in every good work and increasing in the knowledge of God; being strengthened with all power, according to his glorious might, for all endurance and patience with joy; giving thanks to the Father, who has qualified you to share in the inheritance of the saints in light.” – Colossians 1:9-12 ESV

What does "look to Jesus" mean? How can Christian moms look to Jesus? A devotional and Bible study of Hebrews 12:1-2 that serves as encouragement for moms to keep their eyes on Christ. #looktoJesus #christianmama #Biblestudy #devotional #Christianblog #raptmotherhood

Look to Jesus: How Christian Moms Can Keep Their Eyes on Christ

New subscribers to Rapt Motherhood receive a short devotion regarding the blog’s tagline (“looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith”) and why the blog is named Rapt Motherhood.  This passage, from Hebrews 12:2, is one of the sources for the Christianese phrase, “just look to Jesus!” But, what does this mean for the …

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Trusting God - Infertility - Miscarriage - Adoption - Motherhood

Content in Him: Trusting God with My Dream of Motherhood

Note:  If you’ve read my first three posts about my journey to motherhood, then this story will be familiar to you.  I pray you find additional encouragement to pursue God’s plan for your life. I sat in the church sanctuary for evening service, listening to several couples tell unique stories of God’s plan to grow their …

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New Year's Resolutions Seeking the Glory of God in the Spiritual Disciplines

New Year’s Resolutions: Seeking the Glory of God in the Spiritual Disciplines

Happy New Year! Did you set New Year’s Resolutions for yourself? Lose weight, read more, organize your home? I enjoy thinking about goals and dreams.  I dream of a clean, perfectly organized home, and picture myself twenty pounds lighter, always making healthy food choices. So, I consider how I will achieve these goals.  The majority …

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And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth.

Merry Christmas!

We have been using a Jesse Tree for advent this year.  The Jesse Tree is an advent method that follows the story of Creation to Christ’s birth.  I love reading the Bible as one seamless story, and the following video is a beautiful way to share it quickly.  As you find yourself with family and …

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