Truth that Makes a Difference

Finding meaning in life, marriage, and faith

Joshua 3-4 – Change and Uncertainty

October 10, 2019

Everyone struggles with change. Even those who say they like change become stressed if the changes are too quick or too drastic. In Joshua chapters 3-4, we find the Israelites … Read more Joshua 3-4 – Change and Uncertainty

Has Your Marriage Lost the Magic?

October 8, 2019

It was late at night, and I was sick. It felt like someone had poured concrete in my head and chest. I had a sharp, hacking cough that sounded like … Read more Has Your Marriage Lost the Magic?

Joshua 2 – Are You In?

October 3, 2019

When I was a young boy, my parents would get together with the neighbors and play cards on a Friday and Saturday night. While they were playing cards, we kids … Read more Joshua 2 – Are You In?

Take A Stand In Your Marriage.

October 1, 2019

I was listening to a Willie Nelson CD on the way to work the other day. The CD is entitled “To All The Girls.” (I highly recommend it, if you’re … Read more Take A Stand In Your Marriage.

Joshua 1 – Some Things Change and Some Things Never Do

September 26, 2019

In the last movie of the “Matrix” trilogy, there is a line that sticks in my head. There, the character of Morpheus says, “Some things never change, and some do.” … Read more Joshua 1 – Some Things Change and Some Things Never Do

Night Owls, Morning Glories, and Minding the Gap

September 24, 2019

I’m a morning glory. Apart from the bed-head and stiff joints, mornings are the best part of my day. In the morning, I’m rested, my mind is clear, things are … Read more Night Owls, Morning Glories, and Minding the Gap

Deuteronomy 33-34 – A Fitting Epitaph to a Life Well Lived

September 19, 2019

Celebrities and successful people seem to just spring up out of nowhere these days. The media is full of stories about the latest star or business guru who seem to … Read more Deuteronomy 33-34 – A Fitting Epitaph to a Life Well Lived

What if Marriage Were Simpler?

September 17, 2019

Marriage starts off so simple. There’s you, your spouse, a place to live, a job to go to, and free time together. But as time goes on, marriage gets more … Read more What if Marriage Were Simpler?

Deuteronomy 32 – A Live Demonstration.

September 12, 2019

Some things just stick with you. They are indelibly inked on your mind and heart. It might be an event, a realization, a statement, a phrase or an image. Whatever … Read more Deuteronomy 32 – A Live Demonstration.

The Crowded Marriage.

September 10, 2019

Let’s start by stating the obvious…it’s been a little over 8 months since I have posted to Normal Marriage. I realized this when, on a trip back home, I ran … Read more The Crowded Marriage.