Tag: God

  • 20 Things Husbands Are Attracted To

    Husbands and wives continue to evolve together and what they are attracted to in each other in a lot of ways changes over time as well. The things I was attracted to in my wife before we were married have changed. Some of them are the same, but even the things that have remained the […]

  • But God…

    Favorite Verse Growing up, every time someone asked me what my favorite Bible verse was, I generally took the easy way out and said, John 11:35… “Jesus wept.” It wasn’t my favorite verse, because it showed the humanity or the compassion of Jesus at a difficult point in His life whenHe lost a dear friend, […]

  • Bible Bias

    Bible Interpretation As Christians we claim to believe the Bible and we understand that it is God’s message to mankind, but none of us read the Bible the exact same way. None of us read it without a bias. According to Google’s definition, bias is… cause to feel or show inclination or prejudice for or […]

  • Christian Veneer

    Veneer We use veneers in a number of different areas in our lives. Dental veneers are wafer-thin, custom-made shells of tooth-colored materials designed to cover the front surface of teeth to improve their appearance. Wood veneer is a thin decorative covering of fine wood applied to a coarser wood or other material to alter the […]

  • I Don’t Know How, But I Do Know Who

    I Don’t Know How There are so many things in this life that I cannot explain, but I am starting to realize that I don’t have to. It’s all right to have questions without answers – even those questions that are related to our faith. We aren’t required to know it all or even pretend […]

  • “New Normal” Christians – Part 1

    Part 1 of 2… “New Normal” Christians are different than the Christians that our grandparents were used to – different than the Christians our parents were probably used to – and maybe even different than what we are used to, and expecting, or even comfortable with. What is the “New Normal,” you might ask? To […]

  • 35 New Year’s Guidelines – Every Day is a Do-Over

    I can’t even tell you how long it has been since I made a proper New Year’s resolution. The reason I generally don’t make resolutions is, because I have failed miserably at keeping them for so many years that I have all but given up on even considering making one. Most years I try to […]

  • Cycle Breaking – Be the Change

    Cycle Repeaters Be the change you wish you had seen in your own family. Break the cycle! It’s so easy to allow life to just happen to us. Purposeful living is just the opposite of that. Purposeful living is living with intention. Doing things purposefully – for a reason – to attain a desired positive […]

  • 50 Date Night Questions to Ask Your Spouse

    Date Night Questions Do you remember the days when you were dating and you would spend hours on end talking to your future spouse? Do you remember when you would hang on every word they said, because you were excited just to be talking to them? You would let them talk while you were making […]

  • Praying Like Peter Pan

    Simple Prayers Our small group does a daily email where we list: things that we are thankful for, things we are praying for, and things we are wondering. I say it’s daily, but technically it is Monday – Friday. We figure that we’ll all neglect it on the weekend, so instead of making ourselves feel […]