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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 Two-Year-Old God

If your toddler started spouting theories of cosmogony (the origin of the universe), abiogenesis (the natural process of life arising from non-living matter), and quantum mechanics (Greek to anyone...

Settling for the Cheap Stuff

Greetings: In case you were wondering, I did not fall off the writing wagon. I'm still getting my sea legs in my new teaching job and so time--even writing time--is a luxury. But I did have a day...

Sense, Shame, and Sensibility

I’m a shameless artist. Not that I do any art that is shameful. Unfortunately, most professional artists nowadays tend to have such a bad rep and worse, they glory in it. The weirder, the better....

“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 and...
Saul and David exemplify the opposite poles of the condition of the conscience.

3 Signs of a Tender Conscience

Last week, my husband got into a bit of a funk. As we lay in bed after another exhausting day of parenting, work, household chores, and church activities, he opened up about feeling like he wasn’t doing his best to help our special needs son, to support our family, and in serving others in the community. We can all feel like we are not living up to God’s expectations. We question our…

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...

One Hand in the Darkness

Sorry you haven't heard from me in a bit.  The kids are off for the summer.  Enough said.To tide those over who have been wondering what I'm doing with all my "free" time, here's a short sort-of...

Once Upon a Time

I've held onto my treasure for long enough. Now it's time to share it with my friends. Every Thursday I'll be posting the next chapter. If you miss one, you can always find it on the main menu under...

Ball ‘n’ Chain in the Rearview Mirror

I learned to drive on a stick-shift. Jerk-jerk-jerk. If you thought moving forward could give you whiplash, you’ve never had your head snapped while looking behind you. Talk about getting a...

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...
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