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Like Jesus Prayed…

Recently, while studying for a class I am teaching about the Lord’s Prayer, I came across a simple and beautiful observation about Jesus and his prayer life. I’ll share it with you. Now, I will tell you something about my … Continue reading

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Dreams Can Come True

By the way… my next Couple Communication Workshop is September 18-19. Give us a call at 281-277-8811 to find out more. This is from Emily Dickinson. I share this with concurrent thoughts about the shared dreams and other life-goals of … Continue reading

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Seasoned Speech

Marriage Minute # 31 From the book, Marriage Minutes, available on Amazon.com “Let your speech always be with grace, as though seasoned with salt, so that you will know how you should respond to each person.” Colossians 4:6 This verse … Continue reading

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Express It or Bottle It??? OR….

Marriage Minute #24 Express or Bottle? from my book, Marriage Minutes, available on Amazon.com Do you remember hearing those encouragements to “let it all out”? And, do you remember hearing people tell you that it is healthier to express your … Continue reading

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Trust Is Risk…

Trust is risk that you feel good about. I don’t remember if I read someone saying this, or if I simply realized it while observing people. I have noticed that it is a murky area for many of us, and … Continue reading

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A True Alarm (as opposed to a false alarm)

From my book, Marriage Minutes, available on Amazon.com If these posts are helpful, please share them with others and help me reach a larger audience… Thanks Marriage Minute # 22 A True Alarm I heard an amazing story, recently. It … Continue reading

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Two Articles about the Impossible

From my book, Marriage Minutes, available at Amazon.com Marriage Minute # 20 The Impossible Triangle More dangerous than the Bermuda Triangle is another treacherous triangle. It is a danger to both individuals and families, drags marriages down, and puts each … Continue reading

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Right, Wrong, or Rude

Marriage Minute # 12 Right or Wrong or Rude These articles come from my collection of 200 such articles found in my book, Marriage Minutes, available at Amazon.com It was back in the sixties, in a college classroom, that I … Continue reading

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Rethinking Anger

Marriage Minute # 7 Rethinking Anger… from my book, Marriage Minutes, available on Amazon.com Some startling research about anger was published a while ago that has encouraged us to rethink some ideas about anger. Out there in Pop Psychology you … Continue reading

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A Trip to Frog Level

Travel with me to a place in my imagination, but it is real. After being in ministry for a few years I invented this place to work through some frustrations. We will visit the “Little Hope Baptist Church” in Frog … Continue reading

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