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The inherent power of faithfulness

“… who is mighty as you are, O Lord, with your faithfulness all around you?” (Psalm 89:8 ESV, emphasis mine) All too often, we think of faithfulness as weakness. Someone stays in a dead-end job or abusive relationship because they think it’s all … Continue reading

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Love and marriage quote

“Love and marriage are of the Father’s most powerful means for the making of his foolish ones into sons and daughters.” -George MacDonald, A Daughter’s Devotion (edited by Michael Phillips)

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Why anniversaries are such beautiful things …

Recently my husband and I celebrated our wedding anniversary. In the grand scheme of things, our married life is only a few years old and we have so much more to learn. On the other hand, I find myself already … Continue reading

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When multicultural matches don’t work out

A friend of a friend was dating a young man from Africa not so long ago. I never got to meet him because he was living in the U.K., where she had met him on a study abroad trip from … Continue reading

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“The only cockroach in my cupboard!”

My husband is very eloquent, and it’s not uncommon for him to give flamboyant compliments  … especially when he wants something. Hah! Just kidding. Anyway, one night he was doing the equivalent of “verbal serenading” and started out something like … Continue reading

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