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The Impossible Made Possible

Yesterday was a good day, but it was also bittersweet.  We celebrated the life of a man I had only known for about 3 years.  But, in those 3 years, he was a huge part of mine and my husband’s … Continue reading

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From Sirach 25: 1-6

There are three things in which I take special delight—things that are beautiful to the Lord and people alike:[a] brothers who get along with each other, neighbors who are friends, and a married couple who are happy together. 2 There … Continue reading

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12 Steps to a Marriage Recovery Update

It seems that there is a 12 step recovery or support program for just about anything these days.  I searched online, my trusty “google” search bar and found much more than I bargained for.  12 steps aren’t just for friends … Continue reading

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Marriage Prescription: “Date Night Questions”

Thanks be to God, our journey continues towards our relationship recovery. I already discussed last week’s session in my previous blog, but I forgot to mention that we had a new homework assignment to look forward to for this week. … Continue reading

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I Didn’t Run Away This Time

I felt the urge, that automatic reaction to conflict that I get to walk away from it… or maybe even run. But, this time was different, and I didn’t run away. I never want to run away from such things … Continue reading

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4th & 5th Steps of My Marriage Step Study

Openly examine and confess my faults to myself, to God, and to someone I trust. (Steps  4 and 5) “Happy are the pure in heart.” I am afraid to look at how long since my last entry, but I will … Continue reading

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A Third Step’s Perception

Step three – Consciously choose to commit my marriage, my life and will to His care and control. “happy are the meek” Matthew 5:5 or, “blessed are the meek” Matthew 5:5 Different versions of the same scripture, kind of the … Continue reading

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