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  • R2 Day 3 Love is Not Selfish- Done

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    After getting the car ready for my wife to use today I started to think she had changed her mind. Then on my lunch she called me and said she would stop by my work and get it. So for todays dare, after praying and thinking what I could get for her (I...
  • R2 Day 6 Love is not Irritable- Done

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    I had to think and think about this one, this time. What I have done in the past few months is read and read, including a lot of the Bible. I'm getting overwhelmed with the different books I have so I decided to slow down on the reading and focus...
  • R2 Day 4 Love is Thoughtful- Done

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    I have been so nervous all morning thinking about calling my own wife. How silly! I resolved to only ask how she was doing and if there was anything I could do for her. Nothing more / nothing less. So I called and she answered. I asked how her day was...
  • R2 Day 1 Love is Patient- Done

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    Ok. Here we go. Round 2. I could never explain how much I've changed in 40 days. If you had know me at this time last year you would not believe I am the same person. My patience, my Biblical knowledge ,everything about me is different. I have a new...
  • R2 Day 2 Love is Kind- Done

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    I prayed about what I could do that was unexpected. A few hours later I thought about washing my wife's feet. I feel like the Lord has been telling me to do this for a long time but I still haven't attempted it. I've been waiting for the right...
  • April 19, 2018- Round 3 Day 2

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    I read day 2 and had no idea what I could possibly do. I prayed multiple times about it. Then as I plugged my phone in at work this morning I thought I will just send my wife a text. We have had no contact in three months and that would be totally unexpected...
  • R2 Day 5 Love is Not Rude- Done

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    My wife called me yesterday evening as she was finishing up at work. She discussed her weekend plans because she has to work her second job and the weather is bad. She asked me what I thought about her plans and told me if I needed help with the kids...
  • R2 Day 9 Love Makes Good Impressions

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    After rereading this dare I realized that I have slacked off on this from the first round. I don't typically greet my wife at all. I don't talk to her at all unless I'm responding to a question. I just have a great fear that anything I say...
  • R2 Day 10 Love is Unconditional

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    I didn't have time to do much yesterday. I got home from work and talked to the kids a little about their day then got ready for church. My wife said she was not feeling well and wasn't going to go to church. It seems she may be coming down with...
  • Day 32 Love Meets Sexual Needs- Done

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    The day before yesterday my wife was upset about the kids not sleeping in their own beds and I told her that she should also be sleeping in her own bed. She said she was NOT sleeping with me. I know I should not have "told" her because that...
  • R2 Day 17 Love Promotes Intimacy- Done

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    I don't believe in coincidences. I believe everything happens for a reason. Yesterday I got a text from the church that services were canceled. My first though was "How is God going to work on my wife like I thought He was?" I doubted God...
  • R2 Day 23 Love Always Protects- Done

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    I got a text around noon from my wife that our son was not at school. Here's the text: Her: Nick didn't go to school Trinity says he wants to kill himself. The best thing we can do is go get him and take him to Highland (a mental hospital) or...
  • January 29, 2018

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    I have to admit to myself that this is not going to work out. My wife got a protective order on me last night so I am not allowed around her or my children. I spent all weekend looking for our son. I reported him as a missing person and registered him...
  • Day 38- Love Fulfills Dreams- In Process

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    This one has required much prayer. My wife is not a material person. I bought her the one thing I knew she wanted and needed for Christmas- a laptop, which she was very thankful for. I am asking God to help me discover something possibly spiritually or...
  • April 18, 2018- Round 3 Day 1

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    So today, even though I have no contact with my wife, I will start the dares again. This will be my third round. I will forget about all the man made legal garbage and do the dares because it is the Godly thing to do. If I get in trouble legally for harassment...
  • R2 Day 8 Love is not Jealous

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    I burnt that negative list last night and said good riddance. That stuff is in the past. Then I texted my wife and told her that the life she has built with me, even though it is rocky right now, is a great accomplishment. I told her that if we are both...
  • Day 30 Love Brings Unity- Done

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    Wow what a journey so far. I have gone from just not wanting to my wife to leave but to a desire for God to be in her life like mine. God has shown me so much patience with my idiocy that that alone causes me to praise him more. (I copied and pasted this...
  • Day 34 Love Celebrates Godliness- Done

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    Here's a couple of responses to Tim's recent responses to my posts: I don't tell her I love her often. I try to limit it to once or twice a day so she DOES know I do. I often add "unconditionally" of "no matter what you do"...
  • R2 Day 16 Love Intercedes- Done

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    What seemed like a short day ended up packed full of things to talk about. I read the dare early in the morning and prayed about it all day. I prayed for my wife's heart, both physically and spiritually. She has had three heart surgeries so she will...
  • R2 Day 7 Love Believes the Best- Done

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    I took my old list of positive things and added to it. I'm sure I could continue to add and add. It's pretty easy to think of positive things about the person you married. I did forget to contact her and tell her about one of the positive things...
  • February 8, 2018

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    After work yesterday I went to Taco Bell to hang out for a while until church since I can't go home. While I was there Becca texted me and said she told her mother she is not going to church. I told Becca that I would be at church. Becca then told...
  • Day 35 Love is Accountable- Done

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    I chose my preacher as my mentor. I've spoken to him a lot over this and he has shared personal things with me and assures me that I'm not the only one with marriage problems. He has a Godly marriage and I respect him tremendously. I asked him...
  • February 7, 2018

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    I picked up the kids yesterday at 5:00. Nick refused to go so it was just six of us. I took them to Applebees and we had a good time. Right before I picked them up I talked to Kyle (Amber's brother- psychologist) and he told me to stay the course...
  • R2 Day 24 Love vs. Lust- Done

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    I have given up every lustful thing in my life. I made a list during the first round. I identified the problems and I have been able to resist the devil since then. I mean really resist. I haven't given into one of my lustful urges. Even though my...
  • R2 Day 14 Love Takes Delight- Done

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    My wife didn't come home last night. She said she was going to stay at her parents house because the weather was terrible and her patients lived closer to them, making it easier and safer. The first thing I did this morning was text my wife that I...
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