Completion and Restoration for Our Marriage and Family in 2017| Part 2

Part 2 of my thoughts on the coming year and our theme of Completion and Restoration. Don’t miss Completion and Restoration for our Marriage and Family in 2017 | Part 1 Last week I wrote about the theme of Completion for the coming year. What about Restoration? With so much upheaval in our lives, relationships...

Spring Cleaning for a Good Marriage

There is no more lovely, friendly, and charming relationship, communion or company than a good marriage. Martin Luther Last month, Russ and I got away for a few days to be refreshed and spend time devoted to our marriage and one another.  Over these past weeks we’ve returned to some of our conversations again as...

The Marriage Sustains the Love

Dietrich Bonhoeffer wrote, ““It is not your love that sustains the marriage, but from now on, the marriage that sustains your love.” ― Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Letters and Papers from Prison The day Russ and I were married, we entered into a covenant which will be broken only by death.  We fervently meant it then, and we mean...