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Teams of Two

05 Dec

Spend an hour in prayer with these couples each week, no matter the distance that separates you. – Jeff Williams In this you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while, if need be, you have been grieved by various trials, that the genuineness of your faith, being much more precious than gold that perishes, […]

Serving My Wife

29 Nov

You will fulfill your mission by serving your wife! – Holy Spirit Let nothing be done through selfish ambition or conceit, but in lowliness of mind let each esteem others better than himself. Let each of you look out not only for his own interests, but also for the interests of others. (Philippians 2:3-4) What […]

A Very Special Tribute

18 Oct

“Love seems the swiftest, but it is the slowest of all growths. No man or woman really knows what perfect love is until they have been married a quarter of a century.” Mark Twain Who can find a virtuous and capable wife? She is worth more than precious rubies. Her husband can trust her, and […]

I Love Going Downhill

26 Sep

Love. Memories. Experiences. Lake Tahoe – Experience it all! No, a man is a Jew if he is one inwardly; and circumcision is circumcision of the heart, by the Spirit (Romans 2:29a) How are you training for your Christian walk? Who do you have to help guide you? Julia (my wife) and I are at […]

Love is Spelled TIME

05 Sep

“Love is something you give, not something you buy.” – Brent Henderson “This is My commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.” (John 15:12) What will be the cost of saying “YES” to a relationship, and “NO” to something good, but not best? If love is spelled TIME, what and who […]

26 Years Ago Today

21 Jun

When you treat your wife as a “good thing,” you will understand the favor of the LORD. He who finds a wife finds a good thing and obtains favor from the LORD. (Proverbs 18:22) How do you treat your spouse? How would your spouse say you treat her/him? 26 years ago today, Julia and I […]

Giving Back

19 Jun

“You are your own competition – don’t take your health or life for granted.” – Julia Peck “Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven.” (Matthew 5:16) How are you giving back and what is your motive? On Friday June 15, 2007, the […]

The Best Hope For Your Future

30 May

Much prayer, much power; little prayer, little power; no prayer, no power. I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the Lord, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope. Then you will call upon me and go and pray to me, and I will listen […]

Happiness is Being Married

19 Apr

The secret of a successful marriage is commitment. Love never fails. (1 Corinthians 13:8) If you are married, are you dating your spouse every week? A good marriage makes a successful family so much easier. In her book “The Positive Family,” Arvella Schuller shares a story about her conversation with a young psychologist who specialized […]