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I Made My Boyfriend into an Idol – by Surrenderedgirl

July 10, 2015 by


A guest post by Surrenderedgirl – I’m so thankful for the opportunity to share what God is doing in this dear sister’s life. May her post richly bless you, as well: After several months of dating, I had built up resentment towards my boyfriend. I don’t naturally talk about my feelings much, so I would […]

What He Thinks When You Say “Nothing is Wrong” – but You Are Upset

October 18, 2013 by

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From an amazing book “How to Talk So Your Husband Will Listen, and Listen So Your Husband Will Talk” by Rick Johnson… ———- Men are much more literal in their conversations with women. For instance, when he asks, “What’s wrong?” And you say, “Nothing,” you might mean, There is a problem and if you really […]

If You Fall for a Man Who Doesn’t Do Much Talking – Part 2

October 17, 2013 by


Something that really helped me – women tend to take silence as meaning “hatred.” But most men do not intend silence to mean that they are angry. I’m sure there can be exceptions – and they may be extra quiet or withdrawn if they are angry or feeling disrespected. But there can be plenty of […]

Wisdom and Kindness

July 12, 2013 by


Nina Roesner shares a very relatable story in The Respect Dare – on Dare 12 – about a wife who had a rough day and asked her husband to take care of the dishes and put the children to bed so she could go to bed early.  He agreed but then forgot to finish cleaning […]

Attraction – A General Overview

May 27, 2013 by


It seems to me that there is a bit of a gaping hole in the Christian single community on this topic.  I don’t pretend to be an expert on attraction.  I want to start some discussion in a Christ-honoring way that might build up my sisters and brothers in Christ, encourage singles, give them real […]

Book Review – “Single Girl” by Ashley Schnarr

April 3, 2013 by

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I am SO excited to do a book review for Ashley Schnarr’s ebook, “Single Girl!” Ashley has a very unique perspective because instead of going to college, she chose to be a “daughter at home.”  She has been using her time learning domestic skills, refining her talents, looking for ministry opportunities, looking for unique money-making […]

My Favorite Marriage Books

September 16, 2012 by


The Bible – This is THE MOST important book on marriage. It explains God’s design and how to make marriage work at its best by the Creator of marriage, men and women! THE BEST SOURCE! Love and Respect by Dr. Emerson Eggerichs – The first book that showed me the big problem I had – my lack […]