I went into marriage thinking that MY desires would finally be met and that we would skip our way into the sunset of marital bliss. What I was not prepared for was the intense death to self. … Read More Marriage is a good thing!
By: Teva Beasley When I was single, I had grandiose ideas of what marriage and parenting should look like. Since I wasn’t demonstrated these things at home well, I decided I would just do the complete opposite and add a dash of a Hollywood romcom or two. Turns out real life doesn’t work that way… Read More What romance looks like – three kids, a mortgage, and a minivan later.
By Dr. Karen D. Bolser Dead Dreams… Divorce in my mind is the death of dreams you had when you committed yourself to “for better or for worse”. I never thought the day would come where I would have to bury my dreams. While burying my dreams I experienced piercing pain and agony, only to… Read More Millennials: Dating After Divorce.
I became an unwed mom at 21. Of course, I don’t regret it at all. My daughter is a joy and I love her to pieces. She’s an incredible gift that God gave me. She is also the sole reason that I am married to the incredible man that I am married to today. I… Read More Lily Maley’s Redemptive Story of Love.
By Shane & Kasi Pruitt Ten years ago, on September 18th, 2004 before God and our assembled witnesses of friends and family, two people named Shane and Kasi made a covenant with each other to love, cherish, and honor one another ‘till death do us part, and were joined together as one. It’s amazing that… Read More 10 Things That We’ve Learned In 10 Years Of Marriage.
Three Ways the Church can Approach Marriage when Working with Millennials Millennials and Marriage So, you want to know why I am so passionate about Millennials and marriage? Well, I will tell you! I did not come from the fairy tale story. I have seen my share of pain, disappointment and dysfunction. I am a… Read More Three ways the church can approach marriage.
By Sarah Smith Love is not complicated. Most of the people in today’s world just don’t have the confidence or courage to find or keep it. Love is simple. It’s sweet. It’s a standard of care shown to those who mean the most to us. I recall telling my childhood best friend that I didn’t… Read More Love is not Complicated.