Marriage & Money

“Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: if either of them falls down, one  can help the other up.” Ecclesiastes 4:9-10a “Change! If you keep doing what you’re doing, you’ll keep getting what you’re … Read More

Loving Your Husband

“However, each man among you [without exception] is to love his wife as his very own self [with behavior worthy of respect and esteem, always seeking the best for her with an attitude of loving kindness], and the wife [must … Read More

Loving Well Through Distance

“And the Lord God said, ‘It is not good that man should be alone; I will make him a helper comparable to him.’” Genesis 2:18 (NKJV) “I used to want the perfect marriage and it drove me to distraction. Because … Read More

Mom To Mom: Mari Jo

“‘Am I only a God nearby,’ declares the Lord, ‘and not a God far away? Who can hide in secret places so that I cannot see them?’ declares the Lord. ‘Do not I fill heaven and earth?’ declares the Lord.” … Read More

Love Your Husband: Week Two Mom Tips

“Let all that you do be done in Love.” 1 Corinthians 16:14 The Wise Woman Builds Her Spirit! Write 1 Thessalonians 2:7-8 on your notecards or bathroom mirror. I especially like the NASB translation. Memorize the verses by the end of … Read More

Love Your Husband: Week One Mom Tips

“Let all that you do be done in love.” 1 Corinthians 16:14 The Wise Woman Builds Her Spirit! Practice J.O.Y. this week. J.O.Y. is Jesus-Others-Yourself. Everywhere you go this week, the grocery store, your child’s school, the coffee shop…apply this concept. … Read More

Mom To Mom: Deb

“A loving doe, a graceful deer…” Proverbs 5:19a Dearest Mama, I love reading anything by Ruth Bell Graham, the Reverend Billy Graham’s wife. Over the years, her writings have inspired me, convicted me, and caused me to want to love … Read More

A Heart Undivided

“Teach me your way, Lord, that I may rely on your faithfulness; give me an undivided heart, that I may fear your name.” Psalm 86:11 “God created marriage. No government subcommittee envisioned it. No social organization developed it. Marriage was conceived … Read More

Let Your Man Lead!

“The LORD God said, ‘It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him.’” Genesis 2:18 “Pity the married couple who expect too much from one another.” Ruth Bell Graham   It’s a brand new … Read More

A Godly Marriage Starts with You

“If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him.” James 1:5 (ESV) “If you bail out during the storms, you will miss the rainbows.” Anonymous   It’s time to … Read More

Southwest Burgers

“Let all that you do be done in love.” – 1 Corinthians 16:14 We all have a love language, and if you ask my husband what his is, he will say, “Food!” He really appreciates when I cook for him, … Read More