10 Feb 2014
February 10, 2014

ENERGIZING YOUR MARRIAGE IN 2014 | Jan-Feb 2014

The beginning of a new year is always a good time in our family to d-clutter our house. It begins as we put away the Christmas decorations for another year and ends with us going through cupboards, closets and that dreaded monster known as the garage, and get rid of items we neither want or.. read more →

10 Jun 2013
June 10, 2013

A Woman by God’s Design | May-June 2013

Yvonne Turnbull’s teaching insights are gained from many years of walking, stumbling, stretching and growing with the Lord. She became a Christian in her 20’s and quickly realized she had been designed by God for a purpose. However, too often she was stopped from living out that purpose because of her struggles with a negative.. read more →

10 Apr 2013
April 10, 2013

His ‘n Her Growth | March-April 2013

In the early years of our (unfortunately) bad marriage, we pitted our wills against each other. Did you used to do that? Or, still do? When we finally turned our lives over to God’s control and finally took our marriage vows seriously, we noticed that as each year passed our his ‘n her growth in.. read more →

10 Feb 2013
February 10, 2013

HUNGERING FOR APPRECIATION | Jan – Feb 2013

We all hunger for appreciation. Surveys have shown for years that in the workplace people will work harder for praise than they will for a raise. Yes, we all like raises, but what is more important to the majority is to know that what they do or who they are matters to someone. It does.. read more →

We always look forward to a new year and already two months have gone by but we still have 10 months to go throughout 2012. So there is still time for all of us to look to declutter our marriage and family, for this year, just like we declutter our house and garage. We have.. read more →

One important area all couples have to continually deal with is learning how to handle life when your mate has done or said something or neglected to do or say something that ends up hurting you. When a hurt happens, how do you handle it? Do you mark it on the “How my mate has.. read more →

Are you like us that one of the many things we like during this holiday time is the music? We pull out all the old time Christmas favorites and start playing them the day after Thanksgiving. One of the songs we enjoy is Andy Williams’ holiday theme song, “Most Wonderful Time of the Year.” But.. read more →

Fifteen years ago just before our son, Robert, was going to be married we asked him, “What did you learn about marriage from us?” Since we had been doing some premarital counseling with him we thought he would tell us all the current things he had just learned. We were in for a surprise when.. read more →

10 Oct 2011
October 10, 2011

Children Watch Your Marriage | Sept-Oct 2011

Fifteen years ago just before our son, Robert, was going to be married we asked him, “What did you learn about marriage from us?” Since we had been doing some premarital counseling with him we thought he would tell us all the current things he had just learned. We were in for a surprise when.. read more →

“How come you always notice the things I do wrong, but never seem to notice the things I do right?” That’s what my husband, Bob, said to me when I pointed out that he had forgotten to wipe off the counters after he finished doing the dishes. Then he added, “I have a terrific idea!.. read more →