Author Archives: Callie Martinez

How Not to Bribe Your Kids to Memorize Scripture

I was bribed to memorize Scripture as a child. That might sound bad, but let me explain. When I was around nine-years old, my grandma told her grandkids that if we memorized Psalm 91 she would get us a brand-new Bible with our names embossed on it.  Well, that (and a little healthy competition between

10 Verses to Pray for Your Daughter

I have always wanted to be a prayer warrior. I remember hearing stories of the power of prayer from missionaries that would come to our church growing up, or testimonies of women who prayed for their husbands and children incessantly until they came to know Jesus. I love those stories, and I wanted that –

Jesus’ Birth: A Year-Round Conversation

Christmas is almost here, and amidst the hustle and bustle, all of us Christian parents are concerned with one thing — making sure our kids remember that Christmas is about Jesus! I know I can’t be the only one who sometimes feels like this is an uphill battle.  With the shine of new toys and

My Top 5 Baby Shower Books

I will always remember that the morning of my first baby shower, there was a blizzard. You would think that having a foot of snow would put a damper on the baby shower, but we aren’t the canceling type, and my friends and family are mountain people. Despite the bad weather, they trudged through the

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