Archive | Marriage

14 May 2009 ~ 3 Comments

Speaking of Rick Springfield

Anybody remember Rick Springfield? The pop star from yesteryear? Not from my youth, mind you. Maybe in the 80's. One of his biggest hits was "Jessie's Girl". Now does he ring a bell?

Anyway, it was cool when I read in this past Sunday's paper about his marriage and family. He's got two sons in their 20's [...]

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12 March 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Tsunami of Events Coming in 2009

Here they come. They seem like a long way off right now, but moving toward us, like a tsunami in the northern Pacific honing in on Hawaii – they are getting closer by the day.
Unlike the disasters the water tsunamis make, the one I am referring to is not bad news, just busy news. [...]

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19 February 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Romance and Roses 2009 Pictures are Just a Click (or two) Away

I promised you some R&R pics. You can see them if you are on Facebook. (You know, by the way, that FB rules the world. At least that's what the latest issue of Fortune magazine tells us on its cover.)

Click on Facebook and look for my name for the Romance and Roses pics.

If you [...]

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16 February 2009 ~ 1 Comment

Let’s Look Back on the 10th Romance and Roses for a Moment …

What an incredible evening of … well … just what we had intended for the evening to be — laughter, fun, romance, delicious food, Charlie and Gina (read: more laughter!), a fine band doing Earth Wind and Fire, and yes, dancing, excellent entertainment (more laughter), some couple time - all under the umbrella of LifePoint, marriage and our Lord.
Here [...]

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03 February 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Marriage Enrichment Reminders

Hey Gang. In the coming days and weeks, Lifepoint Church is "throwing" some serious opportunities toward your marriage. Here is some of what lies ahead:

Romance and Roses February 13 at the Embassy Suites in Murfreesboro.Tickets are still available through next Sunday – maybe Monday. Costs: $40.00 per couple. Not too bad considering its dinner [...]

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15 January 2009 ~ 0 Comments

A New Year’s Word from the Wise: the Turnbulls

Here is an article that came to my email the other day. With permission I share it with you. The Turnbulls are a fascinating couple who have committed their lives to marriage enrichment. I would love to read a biography on them, if it existed. Anyway, here is their advice for couples as the new year [...]

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10 September 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Another ‘Real Marriage’ Coming Soon!

(We'll return to our regularly scheduled program – the exhilarating review of animals I've encountered while running, as soon as I run out of anything actually worthwhile to tell you!)
But for now … drumroll, please …

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21 April 2008 ~ 0 Comments

More Blessed to Give …

Reading not necessarily "Christian" material on marriage is enlightening for me. It gives me a broader perspective on how everyone views this institution.
I just read two articles on the msnbc website (actually it’s entitled The Husband’s Bill of Rights and The Wife’s Bill of Rights. Both had their cute parts and both had [...]

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15 April 2008 ~ 1 Comment

Real Marriage Reflections

What fun! What laughter! What acting – of those who did the "You … Complete Me" sketch !?!?
And what a team to put this together! I am so grateful for the awesome team our Lord has assembled to help with marriage enrichment in our church. It truly is a humbling thing to witness.
I [...]

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09 April 2008 ~ 1 Comment

A ‘Super Sunday’ Poem

Many of you have kindly asked how Dad is doing. There is not a lot of change in his condition these days. But understand, it makes me feel so much a part of our church when you ask me about him. I know I’ve probably given the same answer many times to you because often [...]

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