God knows when I need a reminder so today He sent me a sermon based on Ephesians 5:21. I get it, God. Thanks! I gotta remember to DUCK. -Good grief, you’d think I’d have this memorized by now. I’ve been married 35 years. I … Continue reading Duck! Top Ten Marriage Tips
We're back today to talk about the traps set by the devil to ensnare us and distract us. By way of review, (and because I LOVE lists!) here are four steps for dealing with the traps which frustrate us: Your Very Own Trap Checklist 1.______Understand who sets the trap. 2.______Recognize the bait. 3.______Realize Jesus can … Continue reading Don’t Get Caught in the Trap
Do you want your husband to be a better person? Show him respect. Encourage him in what he is doing RIGHT. Respect = Love to a man OK - I saw it in his eyes. He was done with my lists. "Is there something else I'm doing wrong?" my husband asked as I stood patiently … Continue reading Your Husband Needs You To Encourage Him
Hello, friends! Today I will begin a checklist (I get excited just thinking about it!) of things you might consider as you walk through the journey of marriage.Sharpen your pencil and make sure you check-off this "To Do" ! --With love from the Type A Lady True Love doesn't mean having a relationship of ease; … Continue reading The Type A Lady’s List for a Long Marriage
Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. --Ephesians 4:32 NIV We should not straddle two worlds. I've done this many times and know it is utterly exhausting and self-defeating. We should not, with our mouths, utter what we think Jesus "wants" to hear and in … Continue reading Trying to Live in Two Worlds?
We do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against rulers of darkness, against spiritual strongholds in Heavenly places, therefore, put on the full armor of God so that you may be able to resist the evil day and having done all things, to stand. ~ Ephesians 6:12-13 My pastor knows … Continue reading Put on Your Armor