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Numbers 11 – Lighten Up!

September 19, 2018

I hate to admit it, but I’ve become a complainer…at least more than I used to be. I’m not sure what happened. I used to be more up-beat, more positive, … Read moreNumbers 11 – Lighten Up!

Things You Need to Know Before You Get Married…or Divorced

September 12, 2018

“I wish I had known this before I got married.” I hear this a lot as a counselor. Sometimes it’s said in jest, and sometimes it’s said in frustration. Before we … Read moreThings You Need to Know Before You Get Married…or Divorced

Numbers 10 – Traveling Details

September 11, 2018

I’ve mentioned before that I’m not a detailed person. I’m a big picture person. I have great ideas, but when I look at all the details of making those great … Read moreNumbers 10 – Traveling Details

Numbers 9 – Unquestioning Obedience

September 4, 2018

When I was a child, “because I said so” never felt like a good reason to comply. That’s because there’s something in us that resists being told what to do. … Read moreNumbers 9 – Unquestioning Obedience

The Steps to a Great Marriage

August 31, 2018

The steps to a great marriage. You see a lot of titles like this if you spend any time on social media. Everyone is giving you three steps to this … Read moreThe Steps to a Great Marriage

Numbers 7-8 – Are You An Indian-Getter?

August 28, 2018

Maybe you’ve heard someone use the term “Indian Giver.” Though not politically correct, the title refers to someone who gives something away only to take it back. I suppose the … Read moreNumbers 7-8 – Are You An Indian-Getter?

Numbers 6 – Do You Vow?

August 22, 2018

Numbers chapter 6 talks about a Nazarite vow. This is a vow in which a person separates themselves to God by separating themselves from certain things like: drinking wine or … Read moreNumbers 6 – Do You Vow?

How To Stay Together When Others Are Coming Apart

August 5, 2018

As a Teaching and Counseling Pastor, I come across marriages of all shapes, sizes, ages, and stages. There are those in the very beginning of their marriage. They have no … Read moreHow To Stay Together When Others Are Coming Apart

How the Heart of a Marriage Survives a Near Fatal Heart Surgery

July 26, 2018

In the following guest post by Debbie Latour, you will hear how a married couple faced a dangerous heart surgery and came out stronger in love, life, and faith. When … Read moreHow the Heart of a Marriage Survives a Near Fatal Heart Surgery

Numbers 5 – The “I” Beams of a Strong Life

July 12, 2018

If you were trying to build a team (a sports team, a business team, a class, or even a family,) what would you most want to emphasize and engrain in … Read moreNumbers 5 – The “I” Beams of a Strong Life