Keeping Christmas Simple and Stress-Free

By Julie Alexander

Life is busy during the Holidays, and this is typically the most stressful time for couples. Sadly, we receive more calls after the Holidays than at any other time of the year. When we are supposed to be “together” and enjoying family, the stress of the time together seems to be magnified by busyness. We […]

Love Like Jesus

by Greg Alexander

There used to be a time when we would ask, “What is God’s plan for marriage?” and we would be met with the deer in the headlights stare. Now, when asked, without hesitation, people shout out – To get each other to heaven. To which I respond, “How do we do that?” And the dear in […]

I Lost Control

by Julie Alexander

When I bought into the lie that I would gain my freedom through controlling my fertility yet I experienced a slow imprisonment that thwarted my ability to be open even to be loved.  I felt used, and dirty and cheap which resonated into the depths of my soul.  Very confused I lost myself in the […]

We Were Killing Our Kids

by Julie Alexander

  As parents, we have a huge responsibility when it comes to raising our children. We provide food for their nourishment, a home to live in, and clothes for their bodies. We shower them with gifts to demonstrate our love; we spend countless hours in practices to give them the opportunity to experience the various […]

Stay in Your Lane

Deacon Stan Upah - Guest Poster

  A couple of years ago I was at a downtown celebration where I ran into a good friend of mine who also works in high school youth ministry and I asked him “how’s it going, how are you doing”? He said, “man, I’m just trying to keep it in my lane”. (Repeat); “I’m just […]