The Great Pumpkin Pie Explosion

A.K.A., When God gives you more than you can handle. One Thanksgiving in the season of separation and divorce, I was attempting to make a pumpkin pie. Now, if you’ve ever gone through a difficult season, you know you’re not always at the top of your game. And, if you’ve ever made a pumpkin pie, … Continue reading The Great Pumpkin Pie Explosion

Some People are Better for You Than Others

  Most people don’t marry expecting to divorce. Most people don’t go to the altar expecting unfaithfulness. Most people don’t knowingly marry an abuser. People change over time and no one knows what the future holds. Don’t beat yourself up or let others do the same wondering whether you married the “wrong” person. Marriage isn’t … Continue reading Some People are Better for You Than Others

God’s Love – You can Hang Your Hat on it

My family loves to do puzzles. What is the most important piece? You might say the corners or the edges, but we’ve found the most important piece is the picture on the cover of the box. Without the picture, you can’t make the pieces fit together in a way that makes sense. Lies are like … Continue reading God’s Love – You can Hang Your Hat on it

Elohim – The God Who Creates New Life

  Children of divorce have it rough. Counselors will tell you that boys are more likely to dabble in drugs and girls are more likely to become promiscuous, seeking love in all the wrong places as a replacement for the security they’ve lost. It doesn’t always turn out that way, but this is the general … Continue reading Elohim – The God Who Creates New Life