Eleven & Thankful

I wasn’t in the room when our 77-year-old friend, Oscar, saw his wife of more than fifty years safely home to Jesus, but I learned later that the one thing he said as he leaned in to kiss her goodbye was, “Thank you.” Nothing more. Nothing less. Simply, profoundly, “Thank you.” Incredibly, he passed away a…


A Pleasant View

Scripture is clear that true beauty flows out of a heart hidden in the beauty of Christ.  “Don’t be concerned about the outward beauty of fancy hairstyles, expensive jewelry, or beautiful clothes. You should clothe yourselves instead with the beauty that comes from within, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is…


Sex, Marriage, & Singleness Resources

Last night via a live webcast to Advance Church’s community groups, my husband briefly addressed five FAQs relating to sex, marriage, and relationships. If you missed it, you can watch it here. This morning Ryan posted a comprehensive list of resources that you will want to devour whether you are single, engaged, happily married, unhappily married,…


Bed of Honor

Ryan and I bought bedding yesterday for our new bedroom (we desperately needed–not just wanted–it), and while washing everything and dressing the bed last night I was reminded of this quote from My Life for Yours by Douglas Wilson: “The marriage bed is honored as we keep the vows that we have made concerning it,…


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