Author Archives: JillSavage

Quote of the Week

“Each of us is an innkeeper who decides if there is room for Jesus.”                                                      … Continue reading

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We entered the crowded restaurant during the very busy lunch hour.  It was a rare occasion for our large family to have the opportunity to eat out, but an unexpected monetary Christmas gift made it possible.  As we took our … Continue reading

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Sometimes I’ve Been Known To Whine

Many times over the years I’ve been asked “Did you ever imagine Hearts at Home would be the International ministry to moms that it is?” The answer is no. Not at all. That was God’s vision, not mine. Usually I … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“When it comes to my children, God teach me the difference between guidance and control.”                                                   … Continue reading

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How To Bake Cut-Out Cookies With Your Kids

Today I have the privilege of being a part of Karen Ehman’s 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways! I’ve been baking Christmas cookies with my kids for 29 years.  Through many disappointments and trials and errors, I’ve finally learned how to … Continue reading

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Let It Go!

Several Christmases ago I was feeling stressed as a ran errands and listened to Christmas music in my car. The song “Let It Snow” came on and without thinking I found myself singing along to the tune. When it came … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“Determine to pray more words over your marriage than you speak about your marriage.”                                                     … Continue reading

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Two things…

Guess what? Registration is now open for our 2015 Hearts at Home National Conference in Bloomington, Illinois! Just in time to ask for attending the Hearts at Home conference as your Christmas gift! Our 2015 speakers include Dr. Gary Chapman, … Continue reading

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Bullied to Better:  Helping Girls Thrive After Being Bullied

Today’s guest post comes to us from Marcy Van Fossen. Marcy is a mom of four who attended the Minnesota Hearts at Home conference in November. She caught me during the conference and shared her passion to help girls who … Continue reading

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Screens and Teens

Dr. Kathy Koch’s new Hearts at Home book is due out in the Spring. This is an important read for parents of all ages and stages of parenting. It may have “teens” in the title, but this will benefit you … Continue reading

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