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Thankfully, God Doesn’t Need “Space”

March 30, 2015 by

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This week, on my blog http://www.peacefulwife.com, we are examining a topic that is VERY difficult for many wives – giving space to their husbands. I think that is pretty counterintuitive to a lot of us as women, because many of us get married because we DON’T want to have space. We want constant emotional/spiritual/verbal connection. […]

When a Guy Is Being Completely Inappropriate

December 9, 2014 by

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AN ACQUAINTANCE, COWORKER, CLASSMATE, or STRANGER: If a guy you are not even in a relationship with is asking you for naked pictures or casual sex, here are my thoughts: Yes, we can treat men (and women) with respect, honor, dignity, grace, and the love of God. We can do this for everyone. However, if […]

“Do I Use Men Instead of Loving Them in a Godly Way?”

November 29, 2013 by

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This is an email from the woman who wrote to me about the married man she became involved with a few weeks ago.  It is a continuation of our conversation.  I am so glad she is allowing me to share this with my other sisters in Christ.  I believe there is much for many women to […]

Am I Responsible for My Sin?

November 14, 2013 by

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When tempted, no one should say, “God is tempting me.” For God cannot be tempted by evil, nor does He tempt anyone; but each one is tempted when, by his own evil desire, he is dragged away and enticed.  Then, after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin; and sin, when it is full […]

One Woman’s Regrets

November 13, 2013 by

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I have been corresponding with a young Christian woman who fell for a man at work – a married man.  He flirted with her.  It was exiting for her to have his attention.  Eventually, she ended up giving him oral sex in a closet at the office – and there was a lot of sensual […]