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Husbands, How are you doing as the head of your home?

“If ‘headship’ means ‘power’ in any sense, then it is power to care not to crush,
Power to serve not to dominate, Power to facilitate self-fulfillment not to frustrate or destroy it. 38 more words

Devotional Thoughts

Be Careful How You Walk

Therefore be careful how you walk, not as unwise men but as wise. Ephesians 5:15

It seems that many within the Christian community today have thrown away any pretense of caution, opting to rush headlong into cultural engagement through “coolness.”  Those that have taken this approach are known as “hipster” Christians, as well as by a few other names.  397 more words

Encouragement

The first and last wedding

The family is the true ecumenical experience of all humankind.  Edwin H. Friedman

Parashat B’reisheet (Gen. 1:1-6:8) tells of the beginning of all things, including marriage, which is the first of all human relationships, the foundation of every human family.

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renewing my commitment to the light

For once you were darkness, but now in the Lord you are light. Live as children of light— for the fruit of the light is found in all that is good and right and true.

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The Life-Charged Life

The "S" Word

“No. I’m putting my foot down on this. They’re not going swimming. It’s too cold.” My husband made it clear he was not going to compromise on letting our kids get into the river. 746 more words

Women's Faith

To Be One in the Body

What if your hand decided it didn’t like being attached to your body? It thinks your stomach is a little too flabby or your armpits need better deodorant. 541 more words

September 27 Where We Find God

Isaiah 51:1-53:12;  Ephesians 5:1-35; Psalm 69:19-36;  Proverbs 24:7

“Be imitators of God, therefore, as dearly loved children and live a life of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.”  Ephesians 5:1-2…

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