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Mistakes I Made in My Marriage – Failing to Take Her Fears Seriously

One of the mistakes I made in the early part of our marriage was failing to take Paula’s fears seriously.    I didn’t mean to do it, but I missed opportunities to encourage and comfort her. From the very first week … Continue reading

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Mistakes I Made in My Marriage – Failing to Appreciate the Way She Communicated

In the next several posts I will share some painful and difficult words.    They deal with mistakes I made in my relationship with Paula and some ways I have wronged her.    They aren’t in a specific order, but random as … Continue reading

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Legacy and Learning

Successful parenting is not the result of haphazard actions.   Godly children are not the result of parents that got lucky somehow.    I believe it is the kind grace of God using parents that desire to honor Him through applying His … Continue reading

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