Helping you create a healthier family life from the inside out

Snow in my Sneakers

After being detained in Cleveland for three days longer than I planned for my Christmas vacation, I was staring out my brother’s office window into a stand of bushes and was captivated by the way...

Lists, Lessons, and Lyposuction

I’d have made a good Pharisee.  I love lists.  Further, I love checking off my lists.  I love looking at all that I’ve accomplished in a given period of time.  It makes me feel productive.  It...

It’s in the Mail!

Just wanted to send a quick post to let you know that if you haven't already received it, and you pre-ordered your copy, the HD-DVD of Table for Two will be landing in mailboxes this week! Still...

The Wanna Wannas

Sometimes I see things. Sometimes I have to pray to want to see them. And sometimes I have to pray to wanna wanna see them. Mostly, it's in my own character. Others tend to see me so much clearer...

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...

“Hi, my name’s Kim…”

“Hi, my name’s Mary and I’m an alcoholic and pathological liar.”“Hi, my name’s Javier and I’m an emotionally-abused enabler who doesn’t know how to say no.”“Hi, my name’s Frieda and I’m a thief...

In the Company of a “Bastard” Like Jesus

Last year, the teacher across the hall from me at school was nominated Teacher of the Year by her peers. It was my first year back in the teaching field after 12 years, and I didn't know my peers...

Tales from a Reluctant Rush-Junky

So today marks my first official day as a “self-supporting” full-time writer. And—no joke—I’m a little petrified. I’ve fancied jumping off this cliff for a long time. I’d stand a few feet from...

Is the Bible Chick-Lit?

When it comes right down to it, God is just a sappy romantic. “Blasphemy!” you say. “Sacrilege! Heresy!” In the words of Inigo Montoya[i], “Let me ‘splain.” In Hollywood, they’re...

Three Weeks and Counting

I know, I know. I've been out of touch. No, I'm not dead. Although I think my muse has slipped into a coma. Yesterday someone helped me reconsider how I can keep in communicado with my adoring...

Books by Kim Pullen

The Intimacy Manifesto (Non-Fiction)

Intimacy ≠ Sex. But even the most spiritually-minded equate them. Or we think intimacy is reserved for marriage. We couldn’t be more wrong!

Intimacy is so essential to all our meaningful relationships, we can’t have a healthy relationship without it.

It’s time to redefine intimacy and commit yourself to deep, meaningful relationships with God and a circle of safe others.

The Chasm Crosser (Fiction)

The greatest story ever told through fresh eyes—a mysterious bridge builder appears promising to span the great chasm, but his bold claims put him in opposition to the authorities.

A reluctant farmer and his wife must decide: is the man a self-deceived lunatic, a master con artist, or is the only one who can reunite the people of the valley to their king?

Water for the Wound (Poetry)

We all have a wound. In our humanity, we try to hide it, deny it, or disguise it. But when we are alone and the noise of the world has stilled, the relentless pain demands attention. It cries out for relief.

This is collection of poems calls you to lift your hands to the rain, lift your voice to the Son, and lift your heart to the one who provides Water for the Wound.

God Saves Marriages

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

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