Created to Care: God's Truth for Anxious Moms
“Sara Wallace hands anxious mothers a heaping helping of grace that is seasoned with practical advice and one clear message: peace. Peace to a worn-out mother’s heart—the kind of peace that can come only from Jesus himself. In fact, she shows us over and over again how our reliance on Christ doesn’t mean that we try harder or work better but that we rest in his power to equip us for the job of motherhood. All mothers should read Sara’s excellent book. Each of us needs this kind reminder to trust the Lord in this high calling that we are utterly ill-equipped to handle without his presence and help.”See All
Blogger, Your Mom Has a Blog
“As moms, we all care for our children. We were created to care. But sometimes that care can turn into anxiety. In Created to Care, Sara shows anxious moms the great care God has for them and their children. Through personal stories, insightful reflections, and the truth of God’s Word, she points readers to the truth of who God is and what he has done, helping anxious moms to find peace in their sovereign God.”See All
Speaker; Author, Sufficient Hope: Gospel Meditations and Prayers for Moms; Content Editor, enCourage
“I have always been so grateful to read Sara’s thoughts on motherhood. The gospel is the foundation for what it means to be a mother. It is always through this lens that Sara’s wisdom comes shining into our everyday lives, where joining all the dots can be tricky. I’m excited about this latest release!”See All
Soloist; Composer; Hymnwriter; Coauthor, Sing! How Worship Transforms Your Life, Family, and Church
“Created to Care invites moms to the “shalom” that their hearts desperately crave. Its Scripture-filled pages unfold the path that leads moms toward peace with God, peace within, and peace Wallace_Created to Care.indd 1 6/17/19 2:12 PM with others—especially their husbands and children. This book is exceedingly practical and gospel-centered in its application.”See All
Coordinator of Women’s Ministries, Presbyterian Church in America; Coauthor, Transformed: Lifetaker to Life-giver and Life-giving Leadership
“Sara Wallace identifies the source of a young mom’s many anxieties, then gently points to the Creator who cares for her. Filled with humor, counsel, and gospel insight, Created to Care provides nuggets of sanity to strengthen the weary and calm the worried. Highly recommended!”See All
Author, Hungry: Learning to Feed Your Soul with Christ
“When there’s so much for us to fear—including our own shortcomings—Created to Care reaches out toward us fellow mom-travelers in kindness, pointing us over and over again to the all-sufficiency of the One who gently leads us.”See All
Editor, Same Here, Sisterfriend: Mostly True Tales of Misadventures in Motherhood
“From day one of motherhood I have vacillated regularly between sinful control and crippling fear. I have long struggled to trust the Lord without feeling like I’m failing my children. In her book Created to Care, Sara Wallace not only shares these common mom struggles but also points us to the cure: entrusting both our mothering and our children to God’s sovereign care. Rather than telling us to do more or be better, Sara teaches us how to move from sin and fear in motherhood to trust and confidence in Christ. I can’t think of a mom who doesn’t need this book.”See All
Author, The Promise Is His Presence: Why God Is Always Enough
Young motherhood is a flurry of activity and endless laundry. But beyond the din of the busyness, a small, persistent voice beckons our thoughts to follow: "What if . . ."
God created moms with a heightened sense of awareness in this precious season. Our hearts are uniquely vulnerable to joy and fear at the same time. Between experiencing real trials and just-as-stressful hypothetical ones, we're a mess. We need an anchor. We need something to tether our minds to when the waves of anxiety threaten our joy.
If you struggle with anxiety as a mom, Sara Wallace wants you to know you're not alone. What's more, God's Word has specific, practical comfort that will help you to embrace this season with peace and confidence. Sara shows how we can learn to have peace in ten critical areas from our personal insecurities to the spiritual well-being of our children and provides practical tips from other moms.