Because I haven’t been abused, and because I was a dominant, controlling wife – my slant and approach are going to naturally be from the perspective of a wife who was not abused and who used to be dominant, controlling, and disrespectful with a husband who was passive and unplugged. Every writer has a… Continue reading Why Don’t I Write for Women with Abusive Husbands?
Month: December 2014
Giving All of Myself to Christ – a Prayer
Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. For whoever wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me will find it. What good will it be for someone to gain the whole… Continue reading Giving All of Myself to Christ – a Prayer
“How Do You Stay Filled with the Holy Spirit?”
A wife asked me this question. It is a very good one! He is our power source to be the godly women God commands us to be. This could be a book in and of itself. But, let’s talk about a few basics: 1. The Holy Spirit is a gift that is given to everyone… Continue reading “How Do You Stay Filled with the Holy Spirit?”
“I’ll Show Him!” – Why Revenge Kills Relationships
ADMIN NOTE: I appear to have the flu or something similar. My temperature was 103.1 yesterday. I will get to the comments when I am feeling up to it. 🙂 ———- Some wives decide that when nagging, attempts to control, criticizing, lecturing, demanding, negativity, disrespect, etc… don’t work – that it is time to resort… Continue reading “I’ll Show Him!” – Why Revenge Kills Relationships
A Wife Examines the Hidden Motives Behind Her Desire for Children
Today’s post is a guest post from a dear sister in Christ in response to “I Want a Baby, but My Husband Doesn’t Want One Right Now – What Do I Do?” Thank you for allowing me to share your story! It is entirely possible to have pure motive and to want babies/children for godly reasons.… Continue reading A Wife Examines the Hidden Motives Behind Her Desire for Children
“Do I Have the Right to Punish My Husband?”
First, let’s define “punish” so that we are all on the same page. Merriam Webster defines “punish” as: transitive verb 1 a : to impose a penalty on for a fault, offense, or violation b : to inflict a penalty for the commission of (an offense) in retribution or retaliation 2 a : to deal… Continue reading “Do I Have the Right to Punish My Husband?”
“I Want a Baby but My Husband Doesn’t Want One Right Now. What Do I Do?”
Are you in this situation, “I want a baby but my husband doesn’t want one?” You may feel tempted to push and pressure him to get your way. Here’s why that is not a good idea…
Prayer for Those Hurt by Porn Use, Those Addicted to Porn, and Those in the Porn/Sex Industries
For though we live in the world, we do not wage war as the world does. The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world. On the contrary, they have divine power to demolish strongholds. We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we… Continue reading Prayer for Those Hurt by Porn Use, Those Addicted to Porn, and Those in the Porn/Sex Industries
Let’s Pray Together!
Lord, Thank You for being our Creator and our Father. Thank You for Jesus and His incredible sacrifice for us. Thank You for Your precious and holy Word. Thank You for Your Spirit. Thank You for the boundaries You give us because You love us so much. The generations before us and the culture around… Continue reading Let’s Pray Together!