Learning to Love Well, Part 1 – God

Today’s Truth:  “Loving God well isn’t as easy as you would think! It requires commitment, loyalty, and perseverance—elements our culture would rather have us devote to things other than God.” Welcome to Part 1 of Learning to Love Well. Over several weeks, we’ll explore how to love the people in our lives well. These include people that God has placed in […]

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When Helping Does More Harm Than Good

Today’s Truth: “As mothers, we tend to do things for our kids that they could and should be doing themselves…in reality, though, we may be stunting their maturity and growth.” NOTE: This truth topic is very near and dear to my heart. Though most of my examples pertain to parenting, this concept is true about anyone […]

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Are You Living Out Your Roles?

Today’s Truth Bite: “Since God values people more than things and accomplishments, our most important roles to Him are the ones involving relationships…It is here in life where we clearly make an impact on others, whether positively or negatively.” Many years ago (and I do mean many), I attended a women’s retreat with my church nestled among the beautiful redwoods […]

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Is ADD/ADHD Affecting Your Marriage?

Today’s Truth: Attention disorders can wreak havoc on a marriage. When a spouse has ADD/ADHD, the marriage is twice as likely to end in divorce than if both spouses are normal. I wrote on this topic today because several people I know, including some personal friends, are going through tough separations. Interestingly, mental health issues seem to be present in […]

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