Browsing All Posts published on »May, 2015«

Slowing Down Our “Mad Rush” in Our Relationships with Men

May 28, 2015 by


My precious sisters, Our culture today goes at lightning speed. We expect food to be ready in 5 minutes or less. We expect our internet connection to change pages in a tiny fraction of a second. We rush to work. We rush around at work. We rush home from work. We are always rushing around! […]

When You Are Not Interested in a Man Who Is Interested in You

May 25, 2015 by


  I think a lot of this will apply even with unbelieving men – but I especially want to focus on how we can handle turning down true Christian men who are interested in us. This is a BIG issue. It is a sensitive and painful one – on both sides – but especially for […]

Ya’ll Bless Me Greatly

May 21, 2015 by


I just want to stop and let each of you know how much I love you – my sisters and my brothers who read this blog. What a gift that we get to be on this journey to get to know an love Christ more together! What an honor to get to know each other […]

My Identity in Christ – the Source of My Power, Strength, Hope, Security, Peace, and Joy!

May 18, 2015 by


Originally posted on The Peaceful Wife:
If I have received the death of Christ on my behalf (to make me right with God) and have surrendered all of myself and my life to Him as Lord, I have a very specific identity in Christ that I must always keep in mind. Any time that the…

What’s on Your Heart?

May 16, 2015 by


  My precious sisters (and brothers) – what things are you struggling with now in your faith in Christ and in your life? Are there some topics you would like to talk about together? I’d love to hear what is on your heart.

Combating Loneliness

May 14, 2015 by


  We ALL face loneliness in this life. Whether you are an 8 year old girl in a neighborhood with very few children (like our daughter), or a middle school student anxious to find a group of friends, or the “new student” in your high school, or going away to college and not knowing anyone, […]

There Is No Respectful Way to Insult a Man

May 11, 2015 by


(Note: Today’s post is about how we can treat men who are generally responsible, law-abiding, reasonable men who are in their right minds. If you are with a guy who is truly abusive, involved in an active drug/alcohol addiction, infidelity, criminal activity, or has an uncontrolled mental health issue – please do not read this […]