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Making up is Hard to Do

Making up is Hard to Do
June 18, 2013 No Comments »

From Joan: As I was reading Rebecca’s post from last week about keeping no record of wrongs, I immediately thought of an incident in my life that precisely illustrates Rebecca’s point. I felt compelled to write about the situation because ... Read More »

Double Drama on the Tarmac

Double Drama on the Tarmac
June 14, 2013 No Comments »

  One of our readers recently contacted us to tell us how much she appreciated a previous post in which Joan described her unpleasant encounter with a woman on a plane. Our reader, too, had just had a disagreeable interaction ... Read More »

I Remember What You Did to Me…..

I Remember What You Did to Me…..
June 11, 2013 No Comments »

Rebecca: Have you ever heard the saying, “I’ll forgive, but I’ll never forget?” I’ve seen sayings, or ones like that, plenty of times before. I can’t help but think that this saying is just the opposite of the principles of ... Read More »

Am I Peeving You??

Am I Peeving You??
June 7, 2013 No Comments »

Joan: I just got off the phone with my sister, Brynn, who sometimes helps me sort out ideas for this blog. Brynn said she had some comments about one of my previous posts which she was rereading. I happily anticipated ... Read More »

Selfy Conundrum

Selfy Conundrum
June 4, 2013 No Comments »

Rebecca: The other day I was talking with my friend Zac (whom I mentioned in The Father’s Love – Part 1 post), when our conversation veered onto the subject of selfys.  (For those of you who don’t know what a ... Read More »

“Having Bold Faith Like Daniel,” By Gabrielle Bucci (Guest Author)

“Having Bold Faith Like Daniel,” By Gabrielle Bucci (Guest Author)
May 24, 2013 No Comments »

Joan and Rebecca: This week we have for you an inspirational post written by a guest, Gabrielle Bucci. We like to keep apprised about other blogs, and saw this post on revelife.com. We felt the theme went along nicely with ... Read More »

Swept Away! – Revisited

Swept Away! – Revisited
May 21, 2013 No Comments »

Joan: Last week we watched a movie called,“The Impossible.”  It was the story of Maria Delon and her family’s ordeal during the Thailand Tsunami in 2004.  I wanted to watch the movie because I had previously written a post about ... Read More »

The Father’s Love – Part 3

The Father’s Love – Part 3
May 14, 2013 No Comments »

From Rebecca and Joan: Hi everyone!  We’re back with the last installment of our series on the Father’s love.  You can check out part one and part two here. To continue, it’s so imperative to have, at the foundation of ... Read More »

The Father’s Love – Part 2

The Father’s Love – Part 2
May 10, 2013 No Comments »

From Rebecca and Joan: We talked in the last post on the Father’s love about how our relationship with our earthly father affects our relationship with the heavenly Father.  To demonstrate this point, consider the following.  Our family has been ... Read More »

The Father’s Love – Part 1

The Father’s Love –  Part 1
May 7, 2013 1 Comment »

From Rebecca and Joan: We were having lunch the other day with Rebecca’s friend Zac.  Along came another friend (Arthur) of all of ours who began to chat about his upcoming weekend.  Arthur was going to be traveling out of ... Read More »