Mary Rooney Armand

Mary Rooney Armand loves to write inspiring, faith based stories. She focuses on helping others grow in their intimacy with Christ and thrive in their personal relationships. Mary lives in New Orleans with her husband Cory and four children. Besides writing, she teaches Bible Studies and leads small groups. In 2020 she created ButterflyLiving and a Bible Study titled “Identity” which is available on Amazon. To learn more visit maryarmand.com.

Mary Rooney Armand
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6 Must Read Christian Parenting Books that can Change your Family

The nurse at the hospital handed me my newborn son and said goodbye and good luck! What…the most important job in my life and there are no instructions!  Like most new parents, I was terrified we would mess something up…like his life. So I began seeking wisdom by joining groups, reading books on many topics …

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Finding Godly Contentment & Overcoming the Need for Seeking Approval

Godly contentment brings a deep sense of satisfaction that affects every area of life. For a long time, contentment eluded me and I sought satisfaction along paths that led to dead ends. After placing my faith in Christ, a shifting began in my spirit. I found myself developing an internal confidence, because of my trust …

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Who am I? What is Identity in Christ? Finding Answers to Life Changing Questions

When I was a little girl, my family attended church regularly and I loved it!  I felt God near me, learned the Bible and was embraced by our community of faith. I participated in children’s programs, went to kids camps and was involved in Youth for Christ. Seeds of God’s love were planted, ready to …

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Understanding the 3 Types of Friendships and Why it Matters

Friendships are extremely valuable in life, and it is helpful to recognize the 3 types of friendships we experience.  When we understand the old adage, 3 types of friendships–reason, season and lifetime–it helps explain why we meet friends, how we keep friends but also why we lose friends through change or conflict. The Purpose of …

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How to Calm Down when Stressed: 4 Tips to Help You Through

My teenagers love the phrase calm down, except when it is applied to them, of course! Actually, I haven’t met anyone who likes to be told to calm down. The overused sentiment is usually expressed as a minor outburst or dramatic reaction, but in reality, learning how to calm down when stressed is helpful when …

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