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Words Can Captivate Your Man

 Today’s Truth “A good wife is hard to find, and worth far more than diamonds” (Proverbs 31:10, The Message). Friend To Friend Today, I want you to use your imagination. I want you to imagine your husband sitting at his desk or at a quiet place at work. Imagine him lost in thought about how […]

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Roman Rules of Marriage

Today’s Truth “[Let your] love be sincere-a real thing” (Romans 12:9, AMP) Friend To Friend February is the month we celebrate love, marriage, and sweethearts. But love is more than frilly Valentine’s cards, heart-shaped candy, and bouquets of roses or balloons.  Sometimes love is commitment to hard work. If you are married, here are some […]

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Man’s Best Friend

Today’s Truth “The LORD God said, ‘It is not good for man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him’” (Genesis 2:18, NIV). Friend To Friend For thirteen years, our family was blessed with a Golden Retriever named Ginger. We gave her to our son, Steven, for Christmas when he was five-years-old […]

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R-E-S-P-E-C-T

Today’s Truth “Let the wife see that she respects and reverences her husband [that she notices him, regards him, honors him, prefers him, venerates and esteems him, and that she defers to him, praises him, and loves and admires him exceedingly”  (Ephesians 5:33 AMP). Friend To Friend I’ve been shut up, shut down, shot down, […]

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Man’s Best Friends

Today’s Truth “The LORD God said, ‘It is not good for man to be alone.  I will make a helper suitable for him.’” Genesis 2:18 NIV Friend To Friend For thirteen years, our family was blessed with a Golden Retriever named Ginger. We gave her to our son, Steven, for Christmas when he was five-years-old […]

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No More Nagging

Today’s Truth James 5:16 (TNIV) “The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.” Friend To Friend There are some verses in the Bible that I wish God had just left out.  Here are a few: “A quarrelsome wife is like a constant dripping” (Proverbs 19:13). “A quarrelsome wife is like a constant dripping […]

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Filled to the Brim

Today’s Truth “Jesus said to the servants, ‘Fill the jars with water’; so they filled them to the brim” ( NIV). Friend To Friend Shortly after Jesus was baptized, he attended a wedding reception in the town of Cana, in Galilee.  Apparently Jesus felt very comfortable at such a party, and I imagine Him laughing, […]

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Then God Created a Helper

Today’s Truth “And the Lord God said, ‘It isn’t good for man to be alone.  I will make a companion for him, a helper suited to his needs’” (Genesis 2:18 TLB). Friend To Friend Do you remember the story of Creation recorded in Genesis?  I never cease to be amazed at that marvelous beginning of […]

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No More Stinkin Thinkin

Today’s Truth “Finally, brothers (and sisters), whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable–if anything is excellent or praiseworthy–think about such things. Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me–put it into practice. And the God of peace will […]

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