The Over-Controlled Adult Child

The Over-Controlled Adult Child When I was little, I had a child’s pocketbook story that illustrated, in soft pastels, the fruits of the Spirit. I could recite them in thirds like a clumsy waltz: “Love, joy, peace. Long-suffering, kindness, goodness. Faithfulness,  gentleness, self-control. Mom, what is long-suffering?” I kept these fruits close and studied them, […]

The Over-Controlled Adult Child

The Over-Controlled Adult Child When I was little, I had a child’s pocketbook story that illustrated, in soft pastels, the fruits of the Spirit. I could recite them in thirds like a clumsy waltz: “Love, joy, peace. Long-suffering, kindness, goodness. Faithfulness,  gentleness, self-control. Mom, what is long-suffering?” I kept these fruits close and studied them, […]

Feminism or Faith?

Feminism or Faith? While He was still talking to the multitudes, behold, His mother and brothers stood outside, seeking to speak with Him. Then one said to Him, “Look, Your mother and Your brothers are standing outside, seeking to speak with You.” But He answered and said to the one who told Him, “Who is […]

This Week at the Quivering Daughters Blog…

This Week at the Quivering Daughters Blog… ollowing the release of my book, I’ve been praying about the direction to take this blog and my writing. The ways God has blessed this work humbles me daily, and my heart’s desire to to bring Him glory and honor through it and through other things He brings […]

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 1

Mind Control and the Adult Child | Pt. 1 “In their zeal for producing godly offspring, many well-meaning parents insert themselves in their adult children’s lives in ways that are deeply inappropriate and hinder them from growth and maturity. Addressing the effects of this does not mean they are inherently bad parents or that we […]

Feminism or Faith?

Feminism or Faith? While He was still talking to the multitudes, behold, His mother and brothers stood outside, seeking to speak with Him. Then one said to Him, “Look, Your mother and Your brothers are standing outside, seeking to speak with You.” But He answered and said to the one who told Him, “Who is […]

The Over-Controlled Adult Child

The Over-Controlled Adult Child When I was little, I had a child’s pocketbook story that illustrated, in soft pastels, the fruits of the Spirit. I could recite them in thirds like a clumsy waltz: “Love, joy, peace. Long-suffering, kindness, goodness. Faithfulness,  gentleness, self-control. Mom, what is long-suffering?” I kept these fruits close and studied them, […]

The Over-Controlled Adult Child

The Over-Controlled Adult Child When I was little, I had a child’s pocketbook story that illustrated, in soft pastels, the fruits of the Spirit. I could recite them in thirds like a clumsy waltz: “Love, joy, peace. Long-suffering, kindness, goodness. Faithfulness,  gentleness, self-control. Mom, what is long-suffering?” I kept these fruits close and studied them, […]

The Over-Controlled Adult Child

The Over-Controlled Adult Child When I was little, I had a child’s pocketbook story that illustrated, in soft pastels, the fruits of the Spirit. I could recite them in thirds like a clumsy waltz: “Love, joy, peace. Long-suffering, kindness, goodness. Faithfulness,  gentleness, self-control. Mom, what is long-suffering?” I kept these fruits close and studied them, […]

The Over-Controlled Adult Child

The Over-Controlled Adult Child When I was little, I had a child’s pocketbook story that illustrated, in soft pastels, the fruits of the Spirit. I could recite them in thirds like a clumsy waltz: “Love, joy, peace. Long-suffering, kindness, goodness. Faithfulness,  gentleness, self-control. Mom, what is long-suffering?” I kept these fruits close and studied them, […]