Entries by Sue Detweiler


Nothing is Impossible with God

Nothing is impossible with God! “Mom, it’s time to have the baby!” My heart began to beat faster as I realized that I needed to buy a plane ticket and head back to Nashville, Tennessee. We had just celebrated family Christmas, and I didn’t want to leave my oldest daughter and son-in-law who were expecting […]

Rest and Rejuvenate at Restore Moms Retreat

Have Fun and Relax at Restore Moms Retreat Restore Moms Retreat will help you find joy again as a mom.  If you have felt like you needed a “get-away” here’s your chance! I have the privilege of being the key note speaker this year, but you have to register soon. Join Sue Detweiler in the […]

9 Traits of a Life-Giving Marriage

How to Build a Marriage that Lasts I still remember the moment I saw my husband, Wayne, for the first time. I was a lifeguard, wearing a sweatsuit with a whistle around my neck at a church camp in upper Michigan. He rolled into camp on a motorcycle, and I had to smile at his […]

Mother of the Bride – How to Survive 2 Weddings in 6 Weeks

Mother of the Bride: How to Survive 2 Weddings in 6 Weeks Two beautiful brides. Two handsome grooms. One mother of the bride, feeling sudden season change… Where did the time go? How To Be the “Mother of the Bride” Twice in 6 Weeks… My mom who is 77-years-old ran through the house shouting “Wedding […]

Your Inheritance

Your inheritance in Christ is eternal. Even when your future looks gloomy, you can trust God to show you the way. “…Giving thanks to the Father, who has qualified you to share in the inheritance of the saints in the kingdom of light” (Colossians 1:12) Do you have feel like you don’t have much to […]

Your Strength

Be strengthened! Do you come to the end of your day where you feel like you have run out of steam?   If you are like most of us moms, your answer to that question is “yes!” Colossians 1:11 promises that you will be strengthened with all his glorious power so you will have all the […]

Your Work

“ And we pray this in order that you may live a life worthy of the Lord and may please him in every way: bearing fruit in every good work, growing in the knowledge of God.” Colossians 1:10 NIV Do you ever get tired of your job as a mom?  Do you every feel under appreciated […]

Your Prayer

“For this reason, since the day we heard about you, we have not stopped praying for you and asking God to fill you with the knowledge of his will through all spiritual wisdom and understanding.” Colossians 1:9 NIV Do you sometimes go through the entire day and forget to pray.  Never underestimate the power of […]

Your Fruit

“…All over the world this gospel is bearing fruit and growing, just as it has been doing among you since the day you heard it and understood God’s grace in all its truth.” Colossians 1:6 NIV Do you feel like your life doesn’t really matter? Sometimes my perspective is too small. I am stuck in […]