Archives: March 2012

WHAT WE NEVER HAD

March 29, 2012 - Parenting

“Sometimes we’re so concerned about giving our children what we never had growing up, we neglect to give them what we did have growing up.” ~James Dobson

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FINDING THE CENTER OF GOD’S WILL

March 28, 2012 - God

Sometimes we find ourselves on a path well suited for our talents, abilities, and even our comfort level. At other times, we can barely wait to get off the stage. But which one is the path God chooses for...

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OUT OF AFRICA

March 26, 2012 - Global Impact

As we leave Sudan, our hearts are heavy—not for us, but for the people, for the friends we have made. Living here even for a week has been harsh and extremely difficult, but we leave families that will continue...

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INSIDE AFRICA

March 19, 2012 - Eminent Dangers

As we enter each village, the local inhabitants greet us with singing and dancing. They are thanking God for sending them help—help they have prayed for, for their children, for their sick, for their community. If that doesn’t humble...

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THE MORE YOU FOCUS

March 15, 2012 - Marriage

When it comes to marriage, the more you focus on the bad stuff, the more you focus on the bad stuff. ~Pat Love

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IF YOUR WIFE NEVER CATCHES YOU

March 13, 2012 - Marriage

“If your wife never catches you looking at her ‘Like That’–you’re doing something wrong.” ~Don Brobst

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ONE STEP CLOSER

March 12, 2012 - Serious Struggles

In Thirteen Months, I mentioned a time when I had received inconceivable, frightening news about my wife, Gwen. It was such a shock, for a moment I told God I was not going to accept it, and turned my...

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DON’T LET YOUR SMARTPHONE MAKE YOU STUPID

March 9, 2012 - Parenting

Many years ago as a medical student I was handed my first pager. If it buzzed, I would pull off the road, find a payphone, dig out some quarters and call a particular number. There was no screen to...

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NO MAN IS TRULY MARRIED

March 8, 2012 - Marriage, Men Only

No man is truly married until he understands every word his wife is not saying.

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DOGS IN HEAVEN

March 6, 2012 - God

God will prepare everything for our perfect happiness in heaven, and if it takes my dog being there, I believe he’ll be there. ~Billy Graham

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