It was the worst news. It was the darkest moment. I asked my husband to pull the car over. “I’m sick to my stomach,” I said as he held my hand, guiding me to the nearest bathroom.Read More
FOCUS ON YOUR ASSIGNMENT
Many people find it so hard to focus on what they’ve been called to do. Sometimes it’s not their fault because there are legitimate distractions that calls for attention.
As we started on our previous post, a marriage is a brittle institution if not well attended, could shatter (beyond repair).
We talked about three ways a woman can initiate the cracks before the eventual shatter. It’s just a matter of time.
Throughout history, we have been conditioned to look out for ourselves, or no one else will. But if we’re consumed with pursuing only our selfish interests, what are we? And more important, what legacy will we leave?Read More
You keep working and working — slogging through the doldrums of day-to-day life, repressing your desires for pleasure — looking forward to the day when it all pays off. The moment when you achieve that elusive state of happiness.Read More
Often single moms let their emotions rule their actions. It’s easy to do. When I was a single mom, my first unconscious thought was that I needed to find a man to be the father figure in the home. After all, my family was incomplete (or so I thought).Read More
Is forgiveness more important than justice?
In John 17, Jesus expressed this desire for his followers: “I pray … that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you. … I have given them the glory that you gave me, that they may be one as we are one—I in them and you in me—so that they may be brought to complete unity” (vv. 20–23).Read More