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  • HE loves me even if he loves me not . . .

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    I'm doing the Beth Moore study, "Jesus, the One and Only" and today was on the mock trial of Jesus. Many things stood out in this lesson, but I'm not going to go into it all. I knew, going into this lesson, that as much as I would like...
  • John 19:30

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    When he had received the drink, Jesus said, "It is finished." With that, he bowed his head and gave up his spirit. But! Sunday is coming!! Hallelujah! Have a blessed Easter season everyone!!
  • One more thing for me to trust God about

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    I was being a typical woman last night worrying about how I am aging. Was just thinking how I may not look so appealing anymore. As I was staring at my face in the mirror, I felt like the Holy Spirit was impressing upon me not to be concerned with how...
  • I never get tired of learning...

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    In my quiet time this morning, I asked God to give me something new. Hebrews 12 came to mind so I began to read it. I won't copy the scripture here for sake of time and space, but Hebrews 12:4-13 really spoke to me. Vs. 6 says, "because the Lord...
  • Ouch!

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    So, I was feeling pretty good about myself knowing the ground I've gained in Christ. BAM! Living lightning rod today for sure...one thing after another trying to send me reeling from discouragement to anger. Not going to go into details, but when...
  • Take His yoke . . .

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    Jesus said, "...29 Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me; for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 30 For My yoke is easy and My burden is light." (Matthew 11:29-30) It is easy for me to tell someone how...
  • New insight...

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    I read something today in the Love Dare daily devotional book. :"Would your mate say you honor and respect them? Are they set apart and highly valued in your eyes? Do you regard it as part of your promise to esteem them with dignity and kindness...
  • How can I not praise my Adonai!!

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    I cry at the drop of a hat anymore. I cry when happy. I cry when sad. I cry when it seems no reason to be crying. The feelings I have these days are amazing! I say that because not that long ago, I knew my heart had become hard and cold. I can remember...
  • Journal project

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    I don't have any words for anyone. Lately I seem to be at a loss for words about most everything. I pray for everyone on this site faithfully, though. You are all never far from my thoughts. During my quiet time I realized these are not just moments...
  • God answers prayer.

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    Went to dinner with daughter, son-in-law, a friend of theirs and step daughter-in-law. My step daughter in law told me when my husband went to New York, shortly after we were divorced, he shared with his son how he had met a lady at the airport while...
  • Today.

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    I've been battling thoughts all night and most of today. I was in Hobby Lobby and at some point just said, "God, when will I stop obsessing over my husband? Why can't I just obsess over You like that? What part of the thoughts bombarding...
  • One day at a time.

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    As I was having my morning quiet time with God, one of the devotional scriptures was Jeremiah 17:7. I read on to 8 and thought, "This is what I've been praying!" I've been asking God to make me like a tree planted by water...cause my...
  • Focus, Linda, focus!

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    I knew that sooner or later I would hear or see something that would test my faith and today it happened. Went to lunch with neighbor who lives next door to my husband. She had told me before that a strange car had been parked in the garage while husband...
  • Not about my marriage...

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    Ok, I know this blog is about journaling concerning the Love Dare and our marriages, but I want to just share how my evening went yesterday. I had tickets for the Houston Livestock and Rodeo Show with the concert being Alicia Keys. A friend was going...
  • Just wondering...

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    I was sitting here wondering if there has been any success stories on this blog since any of you have been coming here? I was praying about a week ago for everyone here and asked God to give us one success story. Of course, by success I mean a marriage...
  • Still believing...

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    I haven't been posting as there hasn't been anything to say. I stopped doing the Love Dare book. I've been through it 4 times and quite frankly, I've found other books to read. I can't do the dares anyway, as my husband has made it...
  • Just thinking

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    Was sitting here thinking about Formyfamily as she hasn't posted since February 22 after asking prayer for her sister. Has anyone heard anything? If you log in Formy, just want you to know I'm thinking about you and praying! :)
  • Sadness...

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    I haven't posted or commented in awhile. I went to a very dark place the weekend I was shut in with bronchitis. Got the text from my ex telling me I need professional help and assuring me he will soon be looking for wife #3, so he can have 'someone...
  • Prophetic words unaware...

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    " LindaGDP Fri, Feb 17 2017 1:10 PM I am glad your surgery went well and you are recovering. I am sorry you got served and are heartbroken. The only advice I can offer is you have to decide what you want, Justin, then tell God and let Him fight for...
  • Staying the course...

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    Several times since I've moved out I've had thoughts like: "How can he see my love if I never see him? How will he see change in me if we aren't together? How will he see how I've started to take care of my appearance and health if...
  • Pray without ceasing...

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    Reading PrincessLouee's entry made me think of recent information that came to me through my step daughter-in-law. She and my stepson went to my husband's house a week or so ago and he had been watching a church program on tv. The sermon was something...
  • Day 121...fourth go round..

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    Good Morning! I have been busy, but do take moments to catch up even though I may not post. Going to just touch on a few areas of growth for me. The first love dare is patience. You would think since I'm in the fourth go round of the book that patience...
  • Day 98...(third round of Love Dare)

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    Hi All! It has been a tough day...I had a dental appointment to get 3 crowns. They prepped for crowns at 8:30 this morning and at 3:00 I went to get them on, only to have the dentist say he didn't like how 2 of them looked, so temporary ones and back...
  • Peace

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    I have been away for awhile...moved into my apartment and getting settled in. I am doing well. I have joined a Bible study on the book, "The Broken Way" by Ann Voskamp and will begin a divorce care group tomorrow evening at my church. I am preparing...
  • Telling the kids...

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    I have been out of town since before Christmas. Merry Christmas to all, by the way. Well, we tell our grown children tomorrow that we are divorcing. I sincerely apologized to my husband for the blow up from my last journal entry. I asked his forgiveness...
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