Matthew 19:5 KJV: And said, For this cause shall a man leave father and mother, and shall cleave to his wife: and they twain shall be one flesh? I love the word “cleave” in this instance. It really does give an onomatopoeic impression of holding on, and never letting go. Although the verse doesn’t mention a wife… Continue reading Intimacy – Cleaving
My mother competed with me on every level as I was growing up. When I expressed interest in a certain item of clothing (like boots when I was 13 – as an example), she would tell me that she didn’t have the money to buy the boots for me, but the next thing I knew,… Continue reading Intimacy – Healing
I think that sometimes we forget – at least I know I do – that our marriages, and our spouses, are gifts to us. Gifts that are worth fighting for.
I think I’m realizing that one of the most important aspects of intimacy is knowing… that look your husband gives you after a long and gruelling day and you just know he needs some comfort, a glass of wine and just to put his feet up for five minutes. I remember after we had an… Continue reading Intimacy – Knowing
You can’t ever give up! There are days when I just want to crawl into a tiny ball and just stay there. Just this morning I was praying and asking God if I’m doing the right thing, if I’m on the right path, if I am moving forward in the right way, why am I doing all… Continue reading Intimacy -Rest