In honor of my own marriage that we have committed to last forever, I share some notes I have found along the way. They have worked well for these thirty years. I expect them to continue keeping us #Lovestruck
Antique wedding gown - three generations! How I repurposed my mother's wedding gown.
Sooner or later you will find yourself hosting a bridal shower. For some, this is nerve-racking and others it is right up their alley. Celebrating the bride-to-be is a time-honored tradition and held in high esteem. The key to a successful shower is to plan and host within your budget and abilities. You do not … Continue reading Celebrating the Bride-To-Be
I heard a radio interview the other day with Gary Thomas, the author of Sacred Marriage, and it really caught my attention. What especially drew me in was the subtitle, "What If God Designed Marriage to Make Us Holy More Than to Make Us Happy?". I had to purchase the book to get "the rest of … Continue reading Sacred Marriage – For a Better Marriage Relationship And More
Fibro Pain vs. Passion As if the pain of fibromyalgia isn't enough, the effect of said pain can wreak havoc on our personal lives. You see, it's not just pain like a headache or even a broken bone. This pain is constant with no hope of ending. And to make matters worse the pain does not … Continue reading How to Push Past Pain to Produce Passion
God's Love: PRICELESS Psalm 36:7 "How priceless is your unfailing love, O God. People take refuge in the shadow of Your wings." As I read this chapter, I was reminded of the Master card commercial that I have posted above. The ad says to me, "It's not the purchases that are valuable but the response … Continue reading Finding A Priceless Love
Is your marriage getting a little dull in the romance department? Have you lost the passion you once had for each other? Sharon Jaynes has written a little book that I'm sure will help you ignite the fires again. In 14 days she can help you spark that fire. She will take you step by … Continue reading Reignite Your Marriage by Valentine’s Day
How can we bring unity to our marriage? our families? or nation? to the world? We cannot have unity without love. And, sadly, few of us truly know how to love one another. I searched the scriptures for these "above all, have love" commandments. I found these scriptures surrounded by instructions on how to create an atmosphere … Continue reading How to Create an Atmosphere of Love