Doing The Hard Thing As A Wife Of An Addict

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Doing the hard thing is a part of life and it’s a given that rough times will come. Dealing with difficult relationships is often the road less traveled because life can be hard, especially for the wife of an addict, but there is so much to learn by taking the path most people don’t. Saying … Read more

Does Your Husband Have What It Takes?

“I don’t know if my husband has what it takes to restore the trust or to repair the brokenness of our marriage”, said the distraught woman sitting beside me. I found myself leaning in just a little more because it seemed like she was on the verge of a break-through. I was sitting with this … Read more

Is This Your Marriage?

The pastor of our church started a three part series on marriage this weekend. It was a good service, but I left feeling frustrated, as I often do, when the topic is marriage. Don’t get me wrong, what the pastor had to say was good, however, the message was for the general populace. He didn’t … Read more

Trusting God With Your Brokenness

I was watching a movie the other night. Not a Hallmark movie, but one with a similar storyline, because I just love a cheesy Hallmark movie. In this movie, the would-be, didn’t-see-that-coming couple were having a conversation about a B&B they were restoring together, and these words caught my attention. The guy said that in … Read more

Trusting God With Your Brokenness

I was watching a movie the other night. Not a Hallmark movie, but one with a similar storyline, because I just love a cheesy Hallmark movie. In this movie, the would-be, didn’t-see-that-coming couple were having a conversation about a B&B they were restoring together, and these words caught my attention. The guy said that in … Read more

Do It Anyway

This article first appeared in The Southeast Outlook: Faith to do it anyway. Sometimes I think I try to fit Jesus into my world instead of fitting into His. It’s sort of like me letting Him be a part of my everyday life. I’m not saying that’s a bad thing, but what if He wants … Read more