relationships

how to deal with family during the holidays

One of the greatest commandments that, I believe, trips up Christians time and time again is the one in Exodus 20:12: Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land the Lord your God is giving you. The real question begins when we reach the holiday season: how do we honor our parents and… Continue reading how to deal with family during the holidays

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how to deal with other people living out your dreams

This week I wanted to touch on a topic that is not only near and dear to my heart, but is relatable to just about everyone: how to deal with situations that involve other people living out dreams you've had for your own life. Because these scenarios are so familiar, I will also be including… Continue reading how to deal with other people living out your dreams

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and if not, He is still good.

Oh how Satan fights against us. Recently Joe and I have been wrestling with all sorts of things, ranging from unfair practices to personal life roadblocks and questions no human being could ever fully answer. There have been tears. Oh so many tears. And the pain has been almost unbearable. But through it all, our… Continue reading and if not, He is still good.

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why friends can be just as important as your marriage

I'll be honest: my husband and I have been walking through some major road bumps and obstacles Satan's been throwing at us lately. However, as we spend more and more time with friends, I've began to notice how much we are surrounded by love, support, and kindness. So maybe I'm being weird. But have you… Continue reading why friends can be just as important as your marriage