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Define a Good Wife That seems like it should be easy enough, right? You should be able to sum it up in a few sentences. Especially if you are a wife. But when I tried to define a good wife I found it was harder than I thought it would be. Maybe it would be […]


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Are You Spoiling Your Own Marriage?

Make Your Marriage Better Not Worse This is a behind the scenes peek at one day in which I had a chance to see if I’d learned anything at all about loving my husband. I’m gonna show you two photos I took in my kitchen one morning. My new podcast is called Divine Connections and […]



Will You Make a Success of Your Marriage?

Each of us has a unique set of ingredients that need to be in the mix for us to consider our own marriage a success. Did you catch the unique part? What works for your friends might not work for you. And what works for you must also work for your spouse. Marriage is a […]



How Do You Measure Your Own Spiritual Growth?

How do you know you’re growing spiritually? As Christians we attend church, read our Bibles, maybe go to a mid-week service or Home Bible Study, but how can we actually tell that we are growing in Christ and becoming more mature as believers? Our experience is described as a race. Do you ever wonder where […]



Are You a Good Wife?

A successful marriage is like an edifice that must be rebuilt everyday. André Maurois I took this photo in Venice and just missed the kiss that preceded this cheek squeeze. Can you see the face of the young woman on the left of the couple. Like me, she was amused at this man’s affection for […]



The Heart of the Matter

A Classic woman desires a life that’s a work of art ~ something of exceeding value. And she’s willing to invest herself fully in achieving it. Today’s thoughts center on Proverbs 31:11 The heart of her husband safely trusts in her, so that he has no need of spoil. One of the pillars of this […]


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25 Powerful Tips for  a Better Marriage Now

These actionable tips will help you to create a better marriage starting today. A perfect marriage is a myth, but a better marriage is a choice!