Category Archives: Marriage

Greg’s Fishin Hole

My friend, Greg, had another great post this morning re: forgiveness.  So come on over to Greg’s Watering Hole today and take a sip of his brew. It’s straight from the Living Water!

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PARENTS: SPEAK NOW!

I have heard parents dither about when to talk to their children about sex. I submit that most children know the ‘right’ and ‘wrong’ of sex, drugs, and drinking. There are more pressing issues: Bullying– I have heard three generations … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day – Not my Holiday

My husband came home last night after being gone through the weekend on a business trip. He came home with flowers. He doesn’t just bring me flowers for an occasion. In fact usually, we seem to have money in our … Continue reading

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Winter of my Life

(I am submitting this to the one word at a time blog carnival on the word, Winter.) Several years ago, as I was going through “some things” and reading some Scriptures looking for encouragement, I had a revelation. God is … Continue reading

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Broken for a time, not forever

(I am submitting this to the one word at a time blog carnival, on the word Broken) In 2006, Broken Bridges, was released and received only negative acclaim by the critics. They hated the story. They hated Toby Keith’s acting. … Continue reading

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Healing: The Truth of It

I heard a loud voice out of heaven saying, “Behold, God’s dwelling is with people, and he will dwell with them, and they will be his people, and God himself will be with them as their God. He will wipe … Continue reading

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When Children Grow Up

I have just spent the last two weeks with my children.  They are 31-years-old and have children of their own.  By any reasonable standard they are grown.  The question that is running in my spirit today is:  Do I treat … Continue reading

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And Life Does Go On

  I am here in this Monday with a very long list of prayer requests.  The situations all need God to directly intervene.  The pain and suffering in the hearts of the people involved is extraordinary.  In my heart, in … Continue reading

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Looking for Good Christian Fiction

I love to read. As a publisher, I spend a lot of time reading ‘for work’. I also read and study for my spiritual health. That is import but just like a professional athlete likes to play a sport ‘for … Continue reading

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Fear: Kick it out!

Do you know the #1 cause of people making bad decisions? FEAR! My survey statistics are not scientific but then anyone who has ever taken a statistics class will affirm that a statistic can be made to support most anything … Continue reading

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