Monthly Archives: July 2013

Rejection Without Resentment

              Let’s face it, who wants to be told “NO!”  Not me.  I have a hard enough time asking people for things to begin with.  So much so that if I ask someone at work to do something for … Continue reading

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The Self-Esteem Lie

                    After having received much positive feedback from some of the men who attended the conference this past weekend, I have decided it would be appropriate to share with others what God laid on my heart to teach.  My … Continue reading

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“And They Lived Happily Ever After!”

             My marriage was doomed from the start.  No, I should say it was doomed from my early childhood years.  Yes!  That’s right!  From the days of my youth, even before I became interested in girls.  Long before my … Continue reading

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The Importance of Sexual Purity

          In 2009, the Vermont legislature, who had recently legalized same-sex marriage, was back at it again.  This time they were introducing legislation that would legalize “sexting.”  This is a practice among teens who use their cell phones to transmit to each … Continue reading

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