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God Saves Marriages

Kim Pullen’s shares she and her husband’s victorious story over co-dependency and sexual sin.

What Trump’s Your Translation?

This week I have no mellifluous metaphors, no sanguine similes, and no allegorical alliteration. Not even a bit of humor. Today, my message is simple: If you have been reading one version of the...

Pride and Duct Tape

Next to public speakers, writers have the best opportunity to showing off how completely self-centered and arrogant they are. Uh-hum, sorry. We are. Granted we can read our words back to ourselves...

What’s your Wattage?

In our modern terminology, radiance has taken on a distinctly feminine quality. I mean, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, or Bruce Willis might, well,…take offense if you told him they...

The Worms are Dead

The worms are dead. And if they are any indication of my future as a homeschool mom, I’m in trouble.I got up on Monday morning, walked into the kitchen to prepare breakfast for my sleepy army, and...

Silver Anniversary Vow Renewal

Russ and I celebrated our Silver Wedding Anniversary on Sunday, May 21, 2017 by renewing our vows at our home with friends and family.
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Couples Who Serve Together Benefit Their Marriage as Much as Their Community

When a husband and wife combine their complementary gifts or talents to serve others in a ministry capacity, in their congregation, or in the community, they as a couple reap as many benefits as the recipients of their service.

Riddle Me This, Mother

A man was walking hurriedly through a dense wood, a satchel cradled gently in his arms, when he came upon a fearsome creature blocking his path—a great sphinx.“Let me pass,” beseeched the man...

My Suicidal Computer

There is something downright maddening when your brand-new netbook, laptop, or PC spontaneously develops artificial intelligence. I say artificial because nobody with any real intelligence could...

The Greatest Lover of All-Time

In anticipation of Valentine’s Day, I googled "World’s Greatest Lover" expecting to find shirtless movie moguls, pouty-lipped teen idols, or at least some sordid tale of Casanova. The entire first...

Homey Birthday to Me

I turned three-years-old yesterday. Three years as a homeschooling mom, an occupation I swore I would never have. And yet here I am. It’s been quite a four-fold learning experience as teacher,...
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