Currents, Marriage

Why I Don’t Celebrate Valentine’s Day

5 Comments 13 February 2013

You may think I’m weird, but I don’t really care if I don’t get flowers on Valentine’s Day. Or candy. Or diamonds. Or even a dinner out. Yes, I realize I’m taking a big risk in admitting this. After all, greeting card companies—and florists and restaurants and jewelers and chocolate factories (Sorry Willie Wonka) may […]

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Advice Column

Wise Words for the Weekend

3 Comments 26 January 2013

  Gray hair is a crown of splendor; it is attained by a righteous life.  Proverbs 16:31

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Wise Words for the Weekend

1 Comment 19 January 2013

  The lips of the righteous know what is fitting, but the mouth of the wiked only what is perverse. Proverbs 10:32

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Wise Words for the Weekend

1 Comment 12 January 2013

The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and discipline. Proverbs 1:7

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Are You in Love with Food? Break Free from Overeating with The Hungry Games

4 Comments 07 January 2013

Here’s another excerpt from The Hungry Games: Lose Weight God’s Way & Never Diet Again, my new ebook. From Chapter 8, Last Word. ********** One of the major issues facing Christians who struggle with weight loss continues to be an emotional dependence on food. God created us as interactive, loving people. He placed inside of […]

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Wise Words for the Weekend

2 Comments 05 January 2013

When the righteous thrive, the people rejoice; when the wicked rule, the people groan. Proverbs 29:2

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Currents, Self

Introducing The Hungry Games–A Unique Approach to Weight Loss

2 Comments 03 January 2013

I recently released a new book about weight loss. In it, I offer reasons why I dislike diets and restricting food choices. But even when we think we have a grip on the external rules, we can still struggle with mind battles. Who’s really in control in our lives? Us or God? When we steal […]

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Wise Words for the Weekend

1 Comment 29 December 2012

The lamp of the Lord searches out the spirit of a man; it searches out his inmost being. Proverbs 20:27

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Wise Words for the Weekend

1 Comment 22 December 2012

A man’s stps are directed by the Lord. How then can anyone understand his own way? Proverbs 20:24

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Wise Words for the Weekend

1 Comment 15 December 2012

  Like one who seizes a dog by the ears is a passer-by who meddles in a quarrel not his own. Proverbs 26:17

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I belong. To God, to Bret (my husband of 23 years), and to my precious children—Charlie, Molly & Reese.

I’m blessed. To speak, write, edit and market for a living.

I’m called. To thrive in life—to find contentment where I am and with what I have.

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