Truth that Makes a Difference

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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

Numbers 1-4 – God is in the Details

June 24, 2018

Detail people. We all know them. They are the people who think in terms of who, what, when, and how. They need to dot every I and cross every T. … Read moreNumbers 1-4 – God is in the Details