By Pauli Miller I have been known to learn things the hard way. Determined. Stubborn. Anyone else know what I mean? I fight hard and I love hard. Thankfully, God is gracious, slow to anger and He loves with a fierce and mighty love that is stronger than death. So, can I just say that… Read More When Love Shows Up
By: John and Corrie Mannion Whether you’re soon to be engaged, in a dating relationship, or just thinking about the future years in which you hope to meet the one you’ll marry, it’s important to know what you’re getting yourself into. Marriage is multifaceted, to say the least, but there are some important points about marriage… Read More Points about Marriage You Might Not Often Hear (But Should)
By Sarah Duron With a previous marriage, two beautiful little girls biological to me, chosen by Denny, and only two years into this new reality, we are in the thick of what I like to call real life. It is beautiful, messy, and adventurous. Throw in school for all four of us, on top of… Read More “You are the one I choose!”
“So, while there are many good reasons to have children, there are, at least, three wrong reasons…”… Read More 3 Bad Reasons to Want Kids
A few years ago my husband and I were out with a couple that were newly married. Jacob and I were “newlyweds,” but this couple literally just got married. I made a comment to the wife (whom I barely knew) saying something along the lines of, “I remember our first year. Whew. It was tough.”… Read More Three Reasons Why Marriage is Hard (and why you should do it anyway).
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.
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.