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Heather Jonsson on Jesus On Your Mom Team

Heather Jonsson shares her experience of digging out of overwhelm and giving Jesus a leading role on her Mom Team.

36 min / Published

Who's on your Mom Team? We have lots of conversations about how people, systems, and even gadgets can nicely fill spots, but we don't often talk about the most important member - Jesus. 

Heather Jonsson from the Bold Mercies Podcast is with us today toshares her experience of digging out of overwhelm and giving Jesus a leading role on her Mom Team.

Meet our Guest Heather:

Heather Jonsson is mom to five teens and tweens, mostly teens, and a proud Air Force spouse. She and her husband have been married for 21 years and currently call Florida home. When she's not nurturing her children, you can find her teaching, writing, or podcasting. In all she does, though she desires to shine a spotlight on the glories of God and His enabling power to walk in faith.

Connect with me and let me hear your thoughts:

Website: https://www.thismomknows.com
FB: https://www.facebook.com/thismomknows
IG: https://www.instagram.com/thismomknowspodcast

Topics we cover:


  • Heather's experience as a military spouse and the number of places she has lived
  • The challenges and glitches involved in packing and moving as a military family
  • Overview of Heather's blog and podcast
  • Overwhelmed as moms and the need to find ways to overcome it
  • Comparison of parenting experiences between the early years of marriage and the teen years
  • Heather's perspective on the different stages of parenting and the challenges and joys they bring
  • Encouragement to young moms that parenting does get easier as children grow up
  • The fun aspects of parenting teenagers and the opportunities for bonding and shared activities
  • Heather's favorite time-saving system

Resources mentioned:

Bold Mercies Podcast  http://heatherjjonsson.com/boldmercies/

https://www.bible.com/bible/111/JHN.10.10.NIV;   https://www.bible.com/bible/compare/JHN.6.35,48,51

Kay Arthur and Precepts Studies

How to Organize Anything in Your Mompreneur Life: http://www.thismomknows.com/system

Heather's favorite system is how she does laundry!  Need help on a laundry system for yourself?  Check out this post on doing laundry and some great tools to make laundry fun and easy. 

Link to transcript: https://www.thismomknows.com/blog/episode-59

Connect with Heather:

Website: http://heatherjjonsson.com/
Facebook: hhttps://www.facebook.com/heatherjjonsson
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/heatherjjonsson
Listen to her podcast Bold Mercies

About This Mom Knows

Moms know a lot of things, and when we start talking, ideas form, energy builds, and we take action. This Mom Knows is a place for moms to mompreneurs to find encouragement, connection, and maybe even collaboration but most importantly community with moms who know.  So, grab a cup of coffee, maybe a paper and pencil to jot down an idea or two, and let's discover what This Mom Knows.



  • toddler
  • parenting
  • kids
  • God
  • Jesus
  • teenagers
  • Air Force
  • overwhelm
  • expectations
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