He Makes All Things New!

Coming off of the Resurrection weekend my mind starts to think about how awesome our God really is and how no matter how hopeless something in our life may seem: our dreams, our goals, our plans, or our marriage, God is able to restore and resurrect them all! I have spoken to my fair share of women who are really struggling with their marriages and many times it seems as if it’s at the end of the line and all …

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Oh Be Careful Little Mouths What You Say!

Words are extremely powerful and they are the very thing in which we can never take back, no matter how much we say, “I take that back” or “Ignore what I just said”. Once a word has been spoken, it is firmly implanted on the memory banks of the one who received it. Let’s face it… we’re all humans. We all get annoyed, upset, disappointed, hurt and anything else you can think of. Our natural instinct is to respond to …

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The Grass Is Always Greener Where You Water It

Admit it, we’ve all glanced over at a neighbor’s house in admiration of how well-kept their front-lawn is. For many of us, their grass always seems to be just a little more greener, a bit more smooth-cut, and a tad more carefully decorated with an invisible “I Am Perfect” sign parked right in the middle. For some of us, this same line of thinking can slowly creep its way into our marriages. We glance at Jane and her husband seemingly …

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Overcoming Worry

Overcoming Worry “Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank Him for all He has done.” Philippians 4:6 There’s something about this 5 letter word that seems to plague all of us at one point or another. During our busy lives, it seems that the older we get, the more we find ourselves worrying. We worry about our kids, we worry about our finances. We worry about our positions at work or about …

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A Wife’s Daily Prayer

It’s morning again. We awake with a list of things on our minds that we need to get done today. The kids need to be dressed for school, we need to stop by the grocery store to pick up a few things for dinner, and we forgot to call Suzie from the day before. Our boss expects something to be done today and we are only minutes away from being late. We’re either kissing our husband goodbye with a smile …

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