Michal Crum

Michal Crum is wife to Ben and mother to Daniel (11), Zion (9), Knox (4), Clementine (3), and baby Clara. She drinks too much coffee, bites her lip, and has attained expert status at skipping entire pages (undetected, of course) while reading aloud to her little ones.
Follow her at facebook.com/michalthegirl

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Why Impertinence In Our Children Is a Problem

My 4-year-old son Knox is being disciplined a lot lately for arguing with adults. Somehow, he doesn’t realize that he is 4. And that he has no business correcting someone 30 years his senior. I say, “Hand me that rag.” And he responds, “It’s not a rag. It’s a... read more

Monumental: 8. “Looking Back”

Katie and Michal look back on the season and what they have learned. Be sure to subscribe, rate, and review on iTunes, Stitcher, or Android. read more

Monumental: 7. “Caregiver”

Sometime God has a big lesson for you in the hard things. Sometimes he may not. Be sure to subscribe, rate, and review on iTunes, Stitcher, or Android.   read more

Monumental: 6. “Namesake”

“He gives the barren woman a home, making her the joyous mother of children. Praise the Lord!” -Psalm 113:9 Be sure to subscribe, rate, and review on iTunes, Stitcher, or Android. read more

Monumental: 5. Learning Her Love Language

This is the story of a woman who learned her love language in Argentina. Be sure to subscribe, rate, and review on iTunes, Stitcher, or Android. Pin this: read more

Monumental: 4. Pioneer Woman

From pioneer woman to pastor’s wife and back again. Be sure to subscribe, rate, and review on iTunes, Stitcher, or Android. Pin this: read more

Monumental: 3. Alone With Everyone I Love

Michal tells the story of her postpartum depression. And here’s a link to an article Michal wrote for those struggling with it. Be sure to subscribe, rate, and review on iTunes, Stitcher, or Android. Pin this: read more

Battling Postpartum Depression: 9 Practical Steps You Can Take Today

This week on the Monumental podcast, I told the story of my fight with postpartum depression after the birth of our second child. I know that this is a common struggle, so if you find yourself battling depression in your own life, here are nine steps to take today.... read more

Misfit Kids: When a Parent’s Love Isn’t Enough

“It doesn’t matter what we do, it will never be enough for him.” She didn’t say it in a bitter tone of desperation. It was a statement of fact, spoken over the phone by my close friend, describing her young adopted son. But the grief was... read more

Monumental: 2. The Skater’s Story

This is the story of a girl who hung up her skates. Be sure to subscribe, rate, and review on iTunes, Stitcher, or Android. read more

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