I can’t believe I’ve been writing for 20 consecutive days now. This is part of my 30 Day Bible Challenge that started from a really bad day at home, with my husband. You can read more about it here.
I’ve been reading the Bible because I want to be a better wife and mom, and a better person in general. I feel like as a family, we have steered away from God’s word. Not intentionally, but we stopped going to church and we didn’t read the Bible before. This has been my intentional way of making sure I read the Bible.
If you are struggling with something in your life, being your marriage, money issues, work issues, or anything else, I encourage you to start reading the Bible, even if it’s for just 5 minutes a day. I can’t explain the difference this is making in my life. I feel calmer now, more at peace, I don’t get mad at every little thing that doesn’t go my way, and I feel like I can enjoy my family even more.
Another thing that really helps is to be closed to family and friends. Enjoy the good times with them but also share the bad times so you have support. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 says: