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Teshuva…It’s a Journey

Teshuva…It’s a Journey
October 24, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: There is a word in the Hebrew language called teshuva, which is often mistranslated as simple repentance of sin. In reality, the fullness of teshuva encompasses much more than just acknowledging sin. The meaning of teshuva embraces the ... Read More »

Beyond Skin Deep

Beyond Skin Deep
September 5, 2014 No Comments »

From Rebecca: Have you ever been in a relationship where you felt like you needed to alter things about yourself in order to be loved by your significant other? Or, maybe you’ve attempted to drastically change your personality or your ... Read More »

What Not To Do

What Not To Do
June 20, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: For the past two weeks, I have been divulging to you a murky moment in my walk with God, a situation in which I, sadly, failed to show God’s unconditional love. I’ll rely on you to fill yourself ... Read More »

Quiet…..Please!!!

Quiet…..Please!!!
May 9, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: This is the continuation of last week’s post in which I described some U Love challenges my sister Brynn was having in life. These situations are common to us all, so I appreciate that Brynn has permitted me ... Read More »

Ya’ Catch More Flies With Honey

Ya’ Catch More Flies With Honey
May 2, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: I just got off the phone with my sister, Brynn. You may recall the posts I’ve written in the past recounting Brynn’s antics as she walks out the challenge of showing God’s unconditional love to others. Brynn’s tales ... Read More »

Meeting the Howdy Doody Challenge

Meeting the Howdy Doody Challenge
January 31, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: Last week I described a challenge presented to my family while we were out to dinner with our family friend, Sam. Using the repetitive nature of the old time TV show, “Howdy Doody,” as his example, Sam made ... Read More »

It’s Howdy Doody Time!

It’s Howdy Doody Time!
January 24, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: Last week we were out with a dear friend of ours, Sam, having dinner at a new Italian restaurant. The food wasn’t that great, but the company was. Now, Sam has a habit of challenging us to think ... Read More »

Feeling Life’s Disappointments

Feeling Life’s Disappointments
November 8, 2013 No Comments »

From Joan: Okay, I’ll admit it.  I’m feeling a bit nostalgic today. You might as well throw in some melancholy into the mix, too. It all began with an event that really had little to do with me directly.  But ... Read More »

Who Are You, Really?

Who Are You, Really?
October 4, 2013 No Comments »

From Rebecca: Last week I left off telling you about the “Runaway Bride” tale of Maggie Carpenter and Ike Graham. Hope you’re ready for the conclusion, ’cause here we go! Maggie, because she constantly tries to morph herself into what ... Read More »

Are You a Runaway?

Are You a Runaway?
October 1, 2013 No Comments »

From Rebecca: I’ve been helping my mom with some housecleaning lately (not something we like to do too often, LOL).  After we tackled cleaning out a cabinet in the family room in which videos are stored, I came across a ... Read More »