Truth that Makes a Difference

Finding meaning in life, marriage, and faith

1 Kings 4 – Here and Now

February 23, 2021

“It doesn’t get any better than this.” It’s something we say when things feel good, worries seem to evaporate, and all seems right with the world. Maybe you’ve said it on … Read more

Minding the Gaps:Dealing with the Differences Between Spouses

February 18, 2021

Dealing with the differences between you and your spouse is one of the most common frustrations in marriage. It’s funny how the differences we found so attractive when we were … Read more

1 Kings 3 – If You Could Have Anything You Want

February 16, 2021

It’s the age-old question: “If you could have anything you wanted, what would it be?” As kids, we dreamed about the answer to that question. Even as adults, we’ve looked … Read more

Are You A Good Kisser?

February 11, 2021

Are you a good kisser? Probably not a question you’re asked a lot – if at all! And how do you answer such a question? If you answer “no,” you … Read more

1 Kings 2 – Loyalty, Alignment, and New Leadership

February 9, 2021

Every four to eight years, our country goes through a historic transfer of leadership from one president to the next. When a new president comes into office, they immediately make … Read more

Are You a Doer or a Waiter?

February 4, 2021

When your car needs serviced, do you take initiative to get it serviced, or do you wait, hoping your spouse will do it? Or, when there are dirty dishes in … Read more

1 Kings 1 – Rivalry

February 2, 2021

Two different factions, each trying to get the upper hand on the other. Each trying to gain control. Each trying to be on top. This is the story of 1 … Read more

Firing Up Your Marriage the Right Kindling

January 28, 2021

Sometimes, my wife and I will meet our kids and grandkids out on a wooded piece of property they own. There, the kids fish in the pond and play in … Read more

2 Samuel 24 – Righting Your Wrongs

January 26, 2021

Have you ever done something you knew was not right? Maybe others even told you it wasn’t wise, but you did it anyway. Then afterwards, things began to unravel. Your … Read more

What are the Glory Days of Your Marriage?

January 21, 2021

Glory days. If you’re a Bruce Springsteen fan, those words will automatically bring a great song to mind. But the concept of glory days has been around much longer than … Read more