Staying Engaged

“And I will betroth you to me forever. I will betroth you to me in righteousness and in justice, in steadfast love and in mercy” Hosea 2:19 “He felt now that he was not simply close to her, but that he did not know where he ended and she began” -Leo Tolstoy I can’t...

Different But Equal

It is good to remember that men and women are very different, but totally equal… Especially in the context of marriage! Pastor Mark Driscoll says it best: “We believe that men and women are equal. One is not better than the other or more loved by God than the...

Counterfeit Truth

Ever wondered why we celebrate certain holidays the way we do? In the spirit of St. Patrick’s day, I just brushed up on the real history of the man himself.  I couldn’t find any connection with what I read and what our current festivities and celebrations reflect. ...

Living Love

Romans 13:8 gives us a small but powerful command: “…love each other…” We are all created to love and be loved, but as Gary Chapman (author of The Five Love Languages) writes… “People express and receive love in different ways.” Dr....

Date Ideas!

That’s right, this Friday night is Valentine’s day. Don’t be the guy awkwardly scrambling at the register with a teddy bear and some pre-packaged cellophane-wrapped chocolate… you’re better than that! (sorry consumer America). And as for...