Faithful Fridays – being interestED…


Today, we’re looking at the “I” in Faithful. Faithful is an acronym for: Faithful Accepting Interesting Trustworthy Happy and Holy Fearless Understanding Loving and Loyal. Last week, we chatted about how to remain true to yourself and to the woman your husband fell in love with.  Today, I would like to continue on the “I” of Faithful –… Continue reading Faithful Fridays – being interestED…

Faithful Fridays – Accepting yourself – warts, flaws and all…


Last week, we started chatting about the “A” in Faithful (my word for 2017), which is Acceptance.  We chatted about how important it is to accept our spouses for who they are – everyone just wants to be loved and accepted.  I believe it is the driving force for most of our fears, anxieties and… Continue reading Faithful Fridays – Accepting yourself – warts, flaws and all…

Being Faithful…


My word for this year, well – actually, it is more my word for my marriage and for the kind of wife I want to be for the rest of my life – is FAITHFUL.  Faithful is an acronym for: Faithful Accepting Interesting Trustworthy Happy and Holy Fearless Understanding Loving and Loyal. Dictionary.com defines faithful as:… Continue reading Being Faithful…

Intimacy – His Precious Marbles


I have just finished reading the most lovely book called The Marble Collector by Cecelia Ahern.  It is such a lovely story and such a lovely read.  Basically, in a nut shell: When Sabrina Boggs stumbles upon a mysterious collection of her father’s possessions, she discovers a truth where she never knew there was a lie.… Continue reading Intimacy – His Precious Marbles

Intimacy – Acceptance


One of the biggest challenges to true intimacy – as I have discovered this last week – is a lack of acceptance. Not accepting your spouse for who they are Not accepting your circumstance, your “lot” in life, so to speak Not accepting who you are Psalm 16:5-7 NIV LORD, you alone are my portion and… Continue reading Intimacy – Acceptance

Intimacy – that one move!


About two weeks ago, we spoke about time and how important it is to spend time with your spouse.  But, let’s be honest – time is important, but it can be very hard to get to that point of spending time with your spouse when there is a wall between you.  But, if you want… Continue reading Intimacy – that one move!

Seven Unexpected Scriptures to Improve Marriage – Kevin A Thompson (Three)


3. “Little children, let us not love in word or talk but in deed and in truth.” (1 John 3.18) Talk is important in a relationship.  Men especially could do a better job of communicating their emotions and feelings.  However, love must be far more than talk.  We must demonstrate our love for one another… Continue reading Seven Unexpected Scriptures to Improve Marriage – Kevin A Thompson (Three)