About JK Barker

Two people living life and reading and writing as we do.

Public Notes


Recent Activity

  • JK shared from a Personal Document
    If we want to feel deeply about God, we must learn to think deeply about God.
  • JK shared from a Personal Document
    We rejoice in motherhood today, as it is meant to direct us to worship God in everything we do, as a preamble to the worship we’ll enjoy in heaven forever.
  • JK shared from a Personal Document
    how quickly we can forget Jesus when the days and nights are full of good gifts from God. Too often we are happily circumscribed in our myopic little kingdom where we melt down signposts that point us to Jesus and fashion them into idols to worship.
  • JK shared from a Personal Document
    God made me a mother because he jealously and rightly desires praise for his own name, and this is how he saw fit to do it. God aims to glorify himself through our family, and we get to be carried along by his grace.
  • JK shared from a Personal Document
    My children, although they probably can’t articulate it yet, are relieved that when I treasure Jesus, they are freed from the burden of being the center of my world. No child should have to shoulder the weight of her mother’s glory and reputation.