The Beginners Guide To A Life Long Marriage

Fifty years ago 80% of 25-34 year olds were married, but by 2009 that number had dwindled to an all time low of 45%.  Stephanie Coontz, Ph.D., and director of research at the Council on Contemporary Families at the University of Miami said, “Contradictory numbers like...

TRUST – The Only Way To Be Happy

These were the lyrics to a 1887 song by John H. Sammis that I sang with my brothers growing up: Trust and Obey, For there’s not other way To be happy in Jesus, But to trust and obey. But… my brothers and I didn’t really sing it that way.  We sang “Trust and GO away!” ...
The Trust Evaluation

The Trust Evaluation

I taught school for 7 years – 2 years of 1st grade and 5 years as a 3rd grade teacher. I graduated with a double degree in elementary and special education putting me in a unique position for being able to teach both. The school district in an effort to provide...

Obedience Branded

Women in leadership are stubborn and like to beat their own drum, lead the pack, and forge up stream. I have certainly made my fair share of bad choices and mistakes in life due to my pure stubbornness and going my own way.  (Just ask my husband and kids.)  In...