A Gift To Remember

A Gift To Remember

It’s that time of year again, when the holidays make their annual appearance and usher in the spirit of cheer. Relatives become less distant as they take time to reunite with family members inside homes blanketed with the aroma of cinnamon to celebrate what has been dubbed the season of giving. Children keep their eyes […]

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Love Springs Eternal

Love Springs Eternal

March Madness As the country gears up for the collegiate basketball tournaments, life actually shifts into another gear. With the advent of Spring, new life and new prospects are on the horizon. Some think of Spring cleaning, while others think of taking a vacation. With the dawning of Spring, the tenor of relationships often change […]

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Tender Moments

Tender Moments

The morning started like any other, four different alarm clocks sounded announcing the beginning of each family member’s day. Shouts resounded through the kitchen as each announced the appointments of their day just prior to closing the door. My husband reminded me of his annual physical and our early lunch date. Dressed in his favorite […]

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Life Lessons on Love

Life Lessons on Love

I love the topic of love. Growing up, I was around loving parents who just so happened to be considered by many to be the “Love specialist,” Mack and Brenda Timberlake. Today, I’m honored to share with you life lessons they taught me about love. 1) There is a strong need in us all to […]

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No More Drama

No More Drama

Drama is great on stage and onscreen. Not so in relationships. Drama in relationships is draining, overwhelming, and debilitating. When there is drama in relationships, it destroys your focus, impacts your work productivity, pulls the puppet strings on your emotions, and freezes you from making any progress of any sort. When there is drama in […]

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Forgive & Forget Me Not

Forgive & Forget Me Not

When we say “I forgive you,” perhaps the subliminal under-cursor is “I forgive you but, don’t expect me to forget about it.” For many of us, the phrase “forgive and forget” does not exist and there are no exceptions to the rule. We know forgiveness is the right thing to do, but does Christ also […]

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Our Grandparents Were Right!

Our Grandparents Were Right!

An individual does not have to be in their teenage years to discover what generational differences are. They are real, run deep, and can cause definite issues. Generational differences run deeper than just music, clothing styles, technology, or history-shaping events. Although all of those issues are important, generational differences can be as simple as the […]

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Overcoming the Spirit of Terror

Overcoming the Spirit of Terror

Have you ever been on a roller coaster? Do you remember your emotions right before going over going over the first hill? Your heart races, your muscles are clinched, and regrets are probably running through your mind. Have you ever been awakened from a sound sleep by a sudden noise? Do you recall the physiological […]

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The Challenge of Love & Marriage for Ministers

The Challenge of Love & Marriage for Ministers

In a world where the exploitation of the Church seems to be the norm; as scandals involve the Senior pastor and his wife, messy church deacons, unsuspecting church members, and congregations full of strife; it’s high time that you began to hear about the real social norms and lifestyles that are more the norm than […]

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Lauren and Tony Dungy to write Uncommon Marriage with Tyndale Momentum

Lauren and Tony Dungy to write Uncommon Marriage with Tyndale Momentum

This post is sponsored  by “Uncommon Marriage,” the new book by Tony and Lauren Dungy. Dungy-related Tyndale Momentum products have sold more than 2.5 million units Carol Stream, Ill. — Tyndale Momentum, an imprint of Tyndale House Publishers, today announced that on February 4, 2014, it will release Uncommon Marriage: What We’ve Learned about Lasting Love and Overcoming […]

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Valentines Day: Celebrating God’s Love

Valentines Day: Celebrating God’s Love

The Ultimate Valentine Valentines Day is a day of love to those who are deeply in it or to some singles, “Single Awareness Day”. However you celebrate the day, whether it’s with your spouse or celebrating singleness with your crew, remember why we as believers in Christ have the best Valentine of all. 1. Our Valentine is a Lover […]

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