Tag Archives: Erin Odom

When You Can’t Have That Thing You Really Want

When You Can’t Have That Thing You Really Want

When I found out I was expecting my first baby in the fall of 2007, I quickly began dreaming of quitting my teaching job and staying home with my baby. My own mother had left the workforce when I was a toddler, and I don’t remember a time when she wasn’t a stay-at-home mom to

God Provides: Like Manna in the Wilderness

God is the Great Provider. I’d known that since childhood, but I didn’t truly recognize His personal provision for our every need until I was in my early thirties, with two young children and another one on the way, a husband who worked several extra jobs on the side, and an income that still didn’t

New Books You’ll Love This Fall

It’s that time of year again and I couldn’t be happier about it! What was that movie line — “I would send you a bouquet of freshly sharpened pencils”? Well, I would. Do you love Fall, too? It’s the season of back-to-basics, new school supplies, new books, and new beginnings. August is the perfect time