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God Saves Marriages

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

The Wet Feet of Faith

My feet are finally firmly planted on the water’s surface. (Yes, you read that right.)Six years ago, I stepped out of the boat and agreed with my husband to open our fitness studio. Last year, I let...

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...

Dishtowels and the Aware-mess of Being Imperfect

This morning I washed the last breakfast plate clean, set it into the dish drainer, and burst into tears. My life was kinda like that movie Crash when everything comes together just so as to cause...

What’s Your Superpower?

I am raising a child with autism, another with brain integration issues, and a third that’s gifted. Sometimes I envy Doctor Octopus (Spiderman’s nemesis). It might be nice to have a few more arms....

A Hero in the Making

I am a sucker for superhero movies--X-men, Ironman, Hulk, Batman, Superman, Spiderman, Daredevil. I still have a huge box of comic books I collected during my college days, each and every one sealed...

Michael Meets Mozart

My daughter just started playing violin so I have taken a sudden interest in stringed instruments. I saw these guys who are living on the edge with their gifts. I can guarantee you've never seen...

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...
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How Pain and a Pack of Stars Can Transform Your Intimacy with God

Intimacy with a spouse, a sibling, or a friend is difficult to achieve. And that’s with someone we can see. How much more difficult is it to build an intimate relationship with God who we can’t see?...

Twelve Years at a Time

This is a reprint from Slices of Life published in 2010. Though my son Tristan is three years older, five inches taller, and 60 pound heavier, things haven't changed all that much. I read the caller...

HIM

Have you ever had the notion that you left the stove burner on or the water running in the tub? What about that pestering sensation that you forgot something but you can’t quite figure out what it...
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