Many moms wonder, "What is it going to be like to add another little one to our family?"...Through childbirth or adoption, the season of transition can cause everyone anxiety. In this episode, Emily and Laura talk about the the way we face our limitations by looking to Christ, who ultimately fills our hearts with hope, not fear. God doesn't promise to spare us from spit-up, sleepless nights, blow-outs, or frustrated older siblings, but He does promise to use all things for our good and His glory. It's often the "out of control" seasons that remind us who's really in control.
Articles & Resources:
- Ep. 33 || Intentional Motherhood Starts at Day One (podcast episode mentioned on today's show)
- A Prayer for Trusting Jesus in Our Seasons of Transition - Scotty Smith
- The Seductive Song of Self-Pity - Michael Kelly
- Loving the Little Years - Rachel Jankovic
- Treasuring Christ When Your Hands are Full - Gloria Furman
- The Mission Field of Motherhood Can be a Fearful Thing - Emily Jensen
- Hope for the Mom With a Toddler and a Baby - Laura Wifler
- Humble Roots - Hannah Anderson
- To subscribe: on iOS, go to our iTunes page and subscribe. On Android, click this podcast RSS feed link and select your podcast app. You may need to copy the link into your favorite podcast app (like Overcast or Stitcher).
- Leave an iTunes review. These are huge for us! The more reviews, the greater chance another mother will find us.
- Like Risen Motherhood on Facebook and follow on Instagram and Twitter for the latest updates and related information.
- Let us know your thoughts! We'd love to hear more about the conversations you're having. Shoot us an email, or find us on on social media.
- Tell others. We truly hope this podcast fosters conversations and deeper discussions between mothers to seek the gospel in their daily activities - we'd be honored if you shared and encouraged others to listen in.
*Affiliate links used where appropriate. Thanks for supporting this ministry!