7 Simple Ways to Connect with Your Neighbor This Summer

Have you connected with your neighbor lately? And, no, I’m not talking about jumping on their wi-fi! It gets too easy in our everyday lives just to stay within our homes and yards and not reach out to the people right night door. I have to admit that’s my tendency. I’m content just hanging out my my family, but I’ve also found great joy connecting with my neighbors down the street and right next door. “In the grand scheme of {Read More}

Jesus Is the Key to Joy

My heart says of you, “Seek his face!” Your face, Lord, I will seek. Psalm 27:8 Are you discouraged today? Is your to-do list long enough to wrap around the state of Arkansas five times? Our discouragement always comes from chasing something—chasing order, chasing enough money to get a little bit ahead, or chasing a sense of accomplishment. We may chase accomplishments, or peace, or the dream life we’ve always wanted, but the thing is, in this life we’ll never catch {Read More}

30 Cheap & Fun Date Ideas

30 Cheap & Fun Date Ideas Have your date nights turned into a routine dinner and a movie? Remember how much fun you used to have when you first started dating? I asked friends for suggestions and came up with a list of 30 great date ideas. Spice up date night with a few of these ideas! @TriciaGoyer Click To Tweet Download and print the checklist! Click here for the .pdf             Here are some ideas {Read More}

How to Keep & Deepen Your Relationship With Your Teen Son

How to Keep & Deepen Your Relationship With Your Teen Son My 6-foot-tall son lumbers into the room and sinks onto the sofa. “So, I’ve been thinking about Chapter Two…” he says. I pause what I’m doing and we talk. We talk about fictional conflict, inciting incidents, and motivation—what the character wants more than anything. Nathan has just finished writing a novel and lately we’ve been chatting about that. I have six children and my relationship with each of them {Read More}

What If It’s Not About Who You Marry, But Why? | Guest Post by Gary Thomas

I had the great pleasure of interviewing Gary Thomas a few weeks ago on Living Inspired (download the podcast HERE). Gary is guest-posting today on my blog with a recent (and very candid) Q&A he did about relationships, love, dating, and marriage. Enjoy! Interviewer: You are perhaps best known for writing the Christian classic on marriage and that is Sacred Marriage. Now, you have written a book for singles called The Sacred Search, hoping that today’s unmarried might make a better choice {Read More}

I’m Thinking About YOU

You know what I’ve been thinking about? I’ve been thinking about YOU. You matter. You are significant, not because of what you do, but because of who you are. You are wonderful. When you see yourself as God sees you, you don’t have to worry about an identity crisis. You are his child. You have amazing strengths that are unique to you. You can succeed. When you take time to explore your dreams and dare to grow by trusting God {Read More}

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