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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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