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“I have forgiven my offender, but I do not trust him/her!”
Guess what? That is an entirely fair statement!
Forgiveness is a requirement by God. Trust is earned!
When I am counseling couples, the two are often confused so I would like to share two encounters with you dealing with adultery. [Read more…]
When I hit a milestone birthday a few years back, it hit me like a ton of bricks. Reaching 30, 40, and 50 presented no problems. For the first time in my life, I started to look back instead of ahead and upward. Have I reached the pinnacle in my journey? Is it all downhill (or maybe flat) from here?
Don’t get me wrong – I was (and still am) very content in my marriage and family situation. However, pondering my career and financial position created some angst.
Like many career folks, I’ve spent my life working, stretching and pressing ahead on life’s journey. It’s a narrow road that leads to life (Matthew 7:13-14) and I have always viewed it as an upward trek, with greater views to come along the way. [Read more…]
I heard a nugget of truth several years back during an interview with a couple who had been married over fifty years. The interviewer asked the husband what the secret was to a happy marriage. His answer was so simple and so profound that it embedded firmly in my memory bank and I will share it with you. [Read more…]
Conventional and social media bombard us daily about the dangers of it and the need to protect ourselves against this pervasive evil. [Read more…]