Monthly Archives: June 2010

Why Pick-up Lines Almost Never Work

I should have mentioned this sooner but I’m actually out of the country right now, which is why I’ve been posting a number of re-runs from the past. The following post was written over 3 years ago and, as will be quite obvious from the context, before I met my husband. It made my smile…
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Your Spiritual Las Vegas

A couple months ago I mentioned a book I recently read entitled Classic Christianity by Bob George. As I mentioned before, it’s full of great illustrations that bring the Gospel to life in helpful ways. Having said that, I want to share one final illustration with you. It’s been on my mind a lot lately,…
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The L Word

I originally wrote this post several years ago and forgot about it until someone recently posted a comment on it. I have not addressed this issue for some time but it is certainly still a struggle for women, so I thought I would re-post it today. For those of you who are grappling with this…
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A Preoccupation with Beauty

In my last post I examined one of the reasons more and more women may be evacuating their marriages: the need to be independent from men. In this post I want to examine a second reason women may be leaving their marriages: a preoccupation with beauty. Women in our culture are OBSESSED with beauty. Practically…
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No Boys Allowed

Today I listened to my mom recount yet another story of a woman in her 40′s who decided she was tired of being a wife and mom, so she abandoned her kids to start living the single life again. Now she drives a trendy SUV and socializes with 20-somethings. Her kids are age 8 and…
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