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The Night My Meatloaf and I Got “Stood Up”

October 31, 2013 by

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from photo bucket I worked an extra two days this past week in the pharmacy.  My husband appreciates it when I work extra.  So – I try to do this as a gift to him whenever I can.  Monday night I made an extra big meatloaf so that Greg wouldn’t have to cook supper the […]

How to Kill Your Relationship with Too Many Words

October 30, 2013 by

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I really kind of wish I could quote a whole chapter of a book my 6 year old daughter has been reading recently,”Junie B Jones Loves Handsome Warren.”  Sadly, that would be against copyright laws, I am sure. But this kindergarten girl – Junie B – falls in love with Warren in her class. She […]

Biblical Submission in Marriage

October 29, 2013 by

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PLEASE!  Always compare everything I say to God’s Word!  My wisdom is useless.  Only God’s truth is valuable.  Please prayerfully evaluate everything any human says and weigh it against Scripture. THE SUBMISSION OF CHRIST TO GOD THE FATHER “Not My will, but Yours be done!” This is the essence of biblical submission.  These were the words […]

Can We as Women “Have it All”?

October 28, 2013 by

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From a wife and sister in the Lord, Veronica Alejar, from the Philippines: I used to think that I “had it all”. I was a TV news anchor/mother of 3/wife/businesswoman-baker, etc. etc. People always stopped to ask how I could multi-task and well, have it all! I thought that I was glorifying God by being […]

Why Speaking Negatively about Someone Can Hurt Your Relationship with Your Man

October 27, 2013 by

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If there is a person in your guy’s life that annoys you, irritates you or concerns you in the way they treat your man or yourself – whether it is his mother, his father, his sister, his child, his friend, his ex, his coworker or a woman who is coming on to him – let […]

I’ve Been Living with/Having Sex with My Boyfriend… How Do I Make Things Right with God?

October 26, 2013 by

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The guilt of sin can be soul-crushing and overwhelming. Sin always brings destruction and death.  Destruction of our relationship with God, destruction of our relationship with others, physical/emotional/spiritual death. It can cause HUGE anxiety, worry, dread and fear in our lives.  It can even make us physically sick. What if you are stuck in sin […]

“I HAVE TO HAVE THAT HOUSE!”

October 25, 2013 by

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This post is inspired by a real estate commercial that shows a wife attempting to pressure and force her husband into a quick decision about a house that the couple clearly cannot comfortably afford. Some things to observe in this brief conversation: the wife’s facial expressions her tone of voice the husband’s body language and […]