Fear of Man vs Fear of God

The Secret Sin of Pride

Standing Before the Cross of Christ

Lately, the Lord has been dealing with my heart. He has particularly been rooting out the sin of pride. Pride is something I had never thought I struggled with, but then again does anyone honestly believe they struggle with pride?

Pride can be one of those pesky sins. It manifests itself in a variety of ways some obviously so, others are not as much. Clearly, we have all met that blatantly, obnoxiously high on themselves person. You know the type. But then there is also the pride issues God has been showing me in myself also, the fear of man.

What, you say? How is that pride?

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Crunchy Mama Pride

Remaining Humble in Spite of Making Good Choices

pregnant mother and little girl in field

I am a self-proclaimed half crunchy mama. According to urban dictionary, “A Crunchy Mama is a “Mother, who supports homebirth, breastfeeding, babywearing, cloth diapering, co-sleeping, gentle discipline, etc. One who questions established medical authority; tends to be vegetarian and prepare all-organic foods.”

While I am a home birthing, home schooling, baby-wearing co-sleeper I wouldn’t necessarily identify with the hippy aspects of that definition. Our family doesn’t wear organic clothes, eat only organic foods or do cloth diaper. (too much work)

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