Do you ever feel like you’re not doing enough as a mom but have no idea how you could do anything more?
Sharing vulnerable stories of her own struggles and doubts as a mom, Renee Swope offers the encouragement and wisdom of a friend and mentor who comes alongside to help you find confidence, purpose, and meaning as a mom. Through powerful personal lessons she’s learned, biblical truths, and practical tools, Renee will help you take a deep breath of God’s grace as she encourages and equips you to:
Exchange the exhaustion of constantly correcting your kids’ bad habits with meaningful and creative ways to connect with their hearts.
Implement positive and encouraging daily practices that will help you notice and nurture your child’s character and unique God-given design
Let go of performance-based living and pursue relationship-driven parenting
Find a new place to start on those days when you’re tempted to quit
Renee will show you what your heart needs to know along with simple ways to give your child what they need most through heart-centered, character-focused, relationship-driven parenting. A Confident Mom will transform not only the way you parent but also the way see yourself as a mom and as a child of God.
What Others Are Saying About A Confident Mom
“I’m so thrilled my dear friend Renee Swope has poured her godly and well-earned mothering wisdom into this beautiful book. A Confident Mom will help moms release the anxiety and shame that often weigh overwhelmed parents down. And even better, this message will build them up with the kind of hope and encouragement they desperately need.”—Lysa TerKeurst, #1 New York Times Best-selling Author of Forgiving What You Can’t Forget, President of Proverbs 31 Ministries, and mom of five
Renee’s words are a guiding light wherever you are in motherhood. Whether you’re just starting your journey to motherhood or are several years in, A Confident Mom is filled with wisdom, encouragement, and practical ideas that will meet you right where you are and lift you up with everything you didn’t even know you needed! Renee’s voice is one you can trust, coming from a heart that has lived and is still living the truths that are written on each page.— Jordan Lee Dooley, National Bestselling Author of Own Your Everyday, Founder of Soul Scripts, and mom of two babies in heaven
“This book!!! Can you hear the cheering outside of your window? That would be me—and every woman reading these pages! Practical and poignant, A Confident Mom is the book we’ve all been craving. Get ready to take a deep breath of relief as you devour Renee’s words—relief that motherhood doesn’t have to be perfect to be meaningful and relief that God’s grace is a very real thing. From Biblical truth for all of our needs to tactical solutions to change my actions and attitudes, I cannot wait to read this book again and again! —Lara Casey, mom of three, author of Cultivate and Make It Happen, founder and CEO of Cultivate What Matters
“Like a hand reaching out with hope and help, Renee’s personal stories, confessions, revelations, and everyday life illustrations are for moms of every age and stage who long to lead and love their children with confidence. As I read her words, it felt like Renee was sitting with me, encouraging me like she has so many times before. I’m so excited for A Confident Mom to go out into the world to impact the lives of so many mamas who are desperate to hear truth and receive grace!” — Rachel Kang, mom of two, author, founder of Indelible Ink Writers
“A Confident Mom is exactly the book every young mama needs to read. Every page brims with wisdom, honesty, and heartfelt encouragement as Renee shares her own story of motherhood’s struggles, triumphs, and joys—all while looking to Jesus. I am so thankful Renee took the time to write A Confident Mom with such wisdom and tenderness. This is a must-read I will reference throughout my boy’s growing-up years!” — Gretchen Saffles, author of The Well-Watered Woman, the Give Me Jesus journal, founder of Well-Watered Women, and mom of three
“If you ever struggle with feelings of inadequacy and overwhelming responsibility as a parent, then A Confident Mom is just what you need! Renee throws a life preserver of hope to every mom who wants to parent well but doesn’t have the tools to do so. Filled with timeless Biblical truths, perspective-changing encouragement and practical ideas for everyday parenting, you will walk away equipped to love your family in a way that honors God and nurtures relationships for the long haul!” — Krista Gilbert, mom of four, Homecoach, author of Reclaiming Home, Co-Host of The Open Door Sisterhood Podcast
“A Confident Mom is a must-read for any mom whose thoughts move faster than her feet as she worries and wonders if she’s doing enough and is enough for her kids. Within each Truth-filled page of A Confident Mom, you’ll find a friend who offers encouragement and practical tools to dissipate your doubts and gain unwavering confidence, knowing you are valued, more than enough, and so very loved as a mom and as a child of God.” — Cindy Bultema, Executive Director of GEMS Girls’ Clubs, speaker and author of Live Full, Walk Free: Set Apart in a Sin-Soaked World and Red Hot Faith, and mom of four