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Great Marriages Don’t Come Ready Made

“…great marriages don’t come ready-made, but are built over time. In other words, you don’t just get a great marriage; you make a great marriage- and that takes time.” (Drs. Thomas & Maureen Anderson from “A Marriage Beyond the Dream”) Easy. We like things that are easy and don’t take lots of work. At least…
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Look Not at Your Own Interests…But the Interests of your Spouse

“Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others.” Philippians 2:4 ESV It’s Monday. We’ve started a new week. One thing I always do as I enter in to a new week is to look over my calendar and make sure I know what I have…
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Paper Airplane Night

Paper airplanes. When was the last time you made one? The last time I made one was at summer camp with my daughter last year. And the teenage camp counselor had to show me how to do it. I have quite a list of dates for Mathman and I to do together, and for this…
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Root Beer Float Date

One thing we love in this house is ice cream. Mathman and I happened upon a root beer float set while we were Christmas shopping in December. Ridiculous things like this catch my attention. I tried to brainstorm who we could give it to. And do you know what we decided? We would like it…
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Wake Up and Start Living the Marriage God Intended Part 1: Heaven Minded Marriage

Our time on Earth is short. Just the blink of an eye. James 4:14 says that we “are a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes.” We need to make our time here on Earth count. Have you ever truly sat and brainstormed out just what you would like your life to…
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Away in a Manger

As Christmas season was in full swing, we decided it would be fun to have a Christmas date night. Have you ever made gingerbread houses with your kids? For us, it gets crazy. Too much candy is ingested. Icing is on the table, floor, hair and anywhere it can land. And the sprinkles. Oh the…
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