Truth that Makes a Difference

Finding meaning in life, marriage, and faith

2 Kings 7 – Truth

July 13, 2021

Do you ever get tired of trying to figure out who’s right and who’s wrong? If you parent siblings, you frequently find yourself wondering, “Who’s telling the truth and who’s … Read more

The List – Let Your Personality Override Your Responsibility

July 8, 2021

Note: We are currently in a series called “The List.” The list refers to a list of ways you can lose your marriage and is based on information gleaned from … Read more

2 Kings 6 – Your Insecurity or His Sovereignty?

July 6, 2021

If you go to garage sales, you know the scene… A variety of clothes hung on a clothesline between two trees. A folding table with random and miscellaneous stuff. Boxes … Read more

The List – Don’t Deal With Your Past Trauma

July 1, 2021

Note: We are currently in a series called “The List.” The List refers to a list of ways you can lose your marriage and is based on information gleaned from … Read more

2 Kings 5 – Two Things That Always Make Sense

June 29, 2021

THIS DOESN’T MAKE SENSE While in seminary, I served as a hospice chaplain to patients who were diagnosed with 6 months or less to live. There was a nice and … Read more

The List – Put Your Kids Ahead of Your Spouse

June 23, 2021

Note: We are currently in a series called “The List.” The list refers to a list of ways you can lose your marriage, and is based on information gleaned from … Read more

2 Kings 4 – Use Your Superpowers

June 22, 2021

If you had superpowers, what would you do? Most of us would say something like, “help others.” But wouldn’t it be tempting to use your power to do a little … Read more

The List – Stop Spending Time Together

June 17, 2021

Some time ago, I spent a few days thinning out over 20 years of counseling files. As I went through each individual file, it was like a trip down memory … Read more

2 Kings 3 – Rediscovering What We’ve Forgotten

June 15, 2021

When my children were little, they had more toys than they could play with on a regular basis. Consequently, as they played with their favorite toy of the week, other … Read more

How to be Happy with a Less-Than-Perfect Marriage

June 10, 2021

MY MISTAKE When I served as a minister to single adults, I’m afraid I made a serious mistake. No, I didn’t have an illicit relationship with someone or misappropriate funds. … Read more