Decluttering and Relationships

Decluttering and Relationships

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m not the neat/clean freak one in my marriage. I don’t want my home to be a pigsty, but I don’t mind a little clutter here and there. In the past eight to nine months, though, my husband and I have been on a huge decluttering and trying-to-live-minimally […]

Forgiveness that Leads to Thanksgiving

Forgiveness that Leads to Thanksgiving

We may have passed the day of Thanksgiving, but I think the holiday season is a prime time to live out the act of thanksgiving. Thanksgiving: the expression of gratitude, especially to God. (source) This time of year is generally filled with discussions about what we’re thankful for. I know at my family Thanksgiving dinner […]

Strength in Humility

Strength in Humility

While eating breakfast one morning I thought about my son not liking confrontations; then recalled that I don’t like to argue either. I pondered the thought for a moment and wondered why I don’t like to argue – do I get angry too quick and want to fight or am I scared of being humiliated. […]

We Will Not Settle

We Will Not Settle

BLESSED PALM SUNDAY Last month I talked about “LOVE” and many single women’s desire to be married to a loving, godly mate. I’m sure some women has tried Christian dating sites; many may have met the love of their life but others signed off disappointed that she didn’t meet anyone she was interested in. Don’t […]

Beware Of Wolves In Sheep’s Clothing

Beware Of Wolves In Sheep’s Clothing

Last month I discussed behaviors to watch for as we seek God and wait patiently on our ‘soulmate.’ We can’t start looking for a mate or expecting a mate to find us until God is through molding and transforming us into His image. Then, if we should meet a person totally sold out to Father, […]

Waiting Patiently On God

Waiting Patiently On God

Are you thirty, forty, fifty, sixty-something, thinking about settling down with that special person, but he seems to have not been created; and you’re thinking, “God forgot to create my soulmate?” I’m telling you upfront that God has not forgotten about you or me. God loves us, wants us to be happy, and desires the […]

The Cost of Friendship

The Cost of Friendship

“Friendship is born at that moment when one man says to another: “What! You too? I thought that no one but myself . . .”” ― C.S. Lewis, The Four Loves We often take friends for granted. They are there for you when you need them, provide great (and free) advice, and are usually your […]