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Wise Parents Teach Their Children How to Curse

It is impossible to engage our culture at any level, and not hear curse words. Whether it is a television show or a stroll in the park, the words of our culture do not discriminate. They do not care who you are. The question every… Continue Reading …

Case Study: What About Biff?

Case Study_ What About Biff_

Mable has left Biff after 24 years of marriage. She cites Biff’s problems as ongoing anger issues, four episodes of physical abuse, mental manipulation, consistently demeaning her, embarrassing her in front of their five children, and his unwillingness to seek help. In addition to these… Continue Reading …

Double Confession: How to Respond When Sinned Against

Often people who experience the sin of others react by sinning in response to what happened to them. Many of these “victims of sin” do not come back around and ask forgiveness for their sinful attitude toward the person who hurt them. But when they… Continue Reading …

Seven Things To Know When Living With a Harsh Husband

Someone Googled “my husband is harsh to me” so I decided to write an article about it. I do not know the person, but since they landed on our website, I wanted to give them seven things to consider. Listen to Rick read this post:… Continue Reading …

Recovering, Rejoicing, But Refusing to Forget the Pain

It’s 3:06 AM. A man can only sleep so much. I came out of surgery shortly after 4 PM yesterday, staring up at a lady that I will never remember. Listen to the podcast You may want to read: The Anniversary of the Worst Day… Continue Reading …

What Does It Mean to Nourish and Cherish Your Wife?

Did you ever play the hiding game where you hid something from your friends, and it was their job to find it? We played this game often as children. I would hide something, and my brothers would search for what I hid. Listen to the podcast You… Continue Reading …

Ep. 87 The Unintended Consequence of an Emotional Affair

Shows Main Idea – What is an “emotional affair?” That kind of language creeps into our biblio-centric system of thought from the culture–a worldview that denies Christ, so they create labels and ideas that are anti-biblical. There are scores of examples of this: evolution, self-esteem,… Continue Reading …

Guess What? Your Marriage Is Supposed To Kill You

Marriage is a subject that has been – and continues to be – talked about to infinity and back. More specifically, how to have a “happy marriage” (with “happy” being open to interpretation). Warning – Jesus talked a lot about dying to yourself and taking… Continue Reading …

My Mother Died Last Night—A Few Thoughts After Life

My mother went to heaven on Thursday, June 20, 2013. The next day, I made this journal entry about her death, life, and finally becoming a Christian. Listen to the podcast You may want to read: From Despair to Hope: Grieving The Death Of A… Continue Reading …

Is It Wrong To Critique Your Pastor’s Sermons?

Perhaps the best word is not “critique” but now that I have your attention, may I ask if it’s okay to have an opinion of your pastor’s sermons? Maybe you can think about it this way: Listen to the podcast Our podcasts are on iTunes,… Continue Reading …