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God Saves Marriages

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

A Plethora of Planks

We love to see repentance in others. It brings such joy to see someone change the way they were living, talking, thinking, or acting all because their transformation honors God. We admire that...

How 16 Friends Lost 159 Pounds

We started on February 2, 2017 and by the time we finished on April 19th, our I Am S.T.R.O.N.G. Team had collectively lost a whole person—159 pounds. It was a life-changing experience for...

BOOK REVIEW | Rejection Proof: How I Beat Fear and Became Invincible Through 100 Days of Rejection

October's pick for a great read! Here’s your mission: Spend the next 3 months pursuing rejection by complete strangers. You read that right. But you won’t be the first to attempt it, because Jia...

“I’m So Confused!”

or Why the French/Latin/German (and Everyone Else) Hate English (Part 2 of 3) English is a crazy language. There is no egg in eggplant, nor ham in hamburger; neither apple nor pine in pineapple....

Lessons from a Lock-jaw

I’m sure I’ll be needing dentures long before the average woman my age.More often than not lately, I find myself unconsciously clenching my teeth.  A few times I’ve actually awoken in the morning...

Please Don’t Bring Me Flowers Anymore

I’m not really into gifts. I don’t care much for flowers. I won’t refuse them. I’ll just put them in the only vase I own and set them on the kitchen table to die. Nor do I need loads of quality time...

The Power of Giving

I don't have to say a thing. Just watch. http://youtu.be/7s22HX18wDY    

I’m Such a Jew

There are some who vehemently argue that we humans are not related to chimpanzees. Or fish. Or amoeba. I would argue that there is one quality our mammalian cousins possess that we could only dream...

Two Heads are NOT Better Than One

It’s exhausting living in more than one person’s head at a time. And I’m not talking two-headed monsters or telepathy here. I’m talking about the insane and disastrous habit I have of thinking I...

The Never-Ending Process of Mourning

I was cleaning out a closet in my house when I pulled out a tub of crocheted items and felt a lump lodge in my throat. My father—who would have turned 70 this week but succumbed to pancreatic cancer...
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