All posts tagged: godlywives

Monday Morning Love: Take It Slow

By Jackie M.    This weekend I attended a women’s day event at my church and I was reminded of one very important thing. To take the quiet time with the Lord that I so need every day. I had a busy weekend with a lot of running around , following a long work week. Now it starts over again, but my attitude will be different. I know my work week is going to be long and busy so I want to remind you and myself to take it slow and make the opportunity to just sit down in a quiet place with the Lord. A five minute prayer can make all the difference throughout your day. I like to stop during my lunch break and read a Bible verse while saying a quick prayer. It can be so crazy at work and so fast paced, then with traffic and coming home I can feel like my day went by without me taking a moment to myself. Let’s challenge ourselves to do that more this week. …

Weekly Devotional: Communication in Marriage

 By Jackie M. Here is a healthy reminder, on one thought we should have in order to be better communicators. The reminder is that words carry weight behind them. The words we speak can impact another person much deeper and have more of a lasting impact then anything physical you can do to them. Does this cross our minds when we are responding to conflict in our marriages? And why are these spoken words so powerful?   I don’t know about you, but I don’t want to act like a fool! As stated in Proverbs 18, “a fool takes no pleasure in understanding, but only in expressing his (or her) opinion.” As women, we have opinions and love for our voices to be heard, but most of the time your opinion does not have to be said out loud. If there is a conflict in your marriage, and you are worried about fueling another argument, maybe go to a separate place and pray before you respond to your husband, or just give it all to …

My First Hair Tutorials are Coming Soon…

Hey curlies!  Thanks for checking out my blog Curly Wifey. I want to share my plans for this weekend. I have two hair DIY (Do-It-Yourself) tutorials I will share over the weekend. The first will be my attempt at A Curlformers Set on my 4A/4B Curls. (See pic below) My second tutorial will be a combination of pictures and my first attempt at a video tutorial on A Perm Rod Set on Natural Kinky Curls.  (See pic below) I appreciate your patience as I develop my website here on WordPress. I am a baby blogger and have a passion for all things natural hair. My plan for this blog is to share natural hair tips, tutorials, and trends for the natural curlie girlie that just wants to know how to love on her hair at home. I am a full advocate of seeing a professional hairstylist periodically, but at this newlywed stage in my life, I have been challenged to find a reliable stylist in the new state I live in. A short background is that I …