Chap 16: Free Indeed!

I Married My Dad Chapter Sixteen Free Indeed January 15, 2018 Do you ever feel like what you have done is so bad that you could never be forgiven? Are you afraid to tell the truth for fear you will be rejected? Or, out of fear of other consequences? Do you remain in sinful addiction … Continue reading Chap 16: Free Indeed!

Chap 15: My Jonah Story

I Married My Dad Chapter Fifteen My Jonah Story November 17, 2017 The Lord Jesus led me to read Psalm 119:105-112 ESV. Back in the early 1980s, when my children were still quite young, and I was a young mother of four, I had a situation in a church with the leadership misjudging me, and … Continue reading Chap 15: My Jonah Story

Chap 14: Call on Him

I Married My Dad Chapter Fourteen Call on Him January 11, 2018 Our God, the One and Only True God – Father, Son and Holy Spirit – is absolutely amazing! His grace is amazing! He loves us so much that he, Jesus Christ, God the Son, died on a cross for our sins. He died … Continue reading Chap 14: Call on Him

Chap 13: Drop the Masks

I Married My Dad Chapter Thirteen Drop the Masks December 18, 2017 We all experience trials in this life, at least to some extent. Some people seem to have more than their fair share of them, though, while others appear to be relatively trouble free. But, appearances can be deceiving. We don’t really know what … Continue reading Chap 13: Drop the Masks

Chap 12: Walking Wounded

I Married My Dad Chapter Twelve Walking Wounded January 8, 2018 This phrase, “the walking wounded” came into my mind within the past few days, and it has stayed with me. I had some idea of what it meant, but not entirely, so I Googled it to find its meaning. And, I found these definitions: … Continue reading Chap 12: Walking Wounded

Chap 11: Leap for Joy?

I Married My Dad Chapter Eleven Leap for Joy? January 20, 2018 Let’s have a show of hands. How many of us, when we go through tough trials, immediately count it all joy? How many of us delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, and in difficulties? How many of us, when people … Continue reading Chap 11: Leap for Joy?

Chap 10: What is Our Hope?

I Married My Dad Chapter Ten What is Our Hope? January 19, 2018 So, what is our hope? And, on what is it based? Is it based in man? No! It can’t be, because men (and women) will fail us, because they are human. They may promise much, but not deliver. So, we must put … Continue reading Chap 10: What is Our Hope?

Chap 9: Our Stories

I Married My Dad Chapter Nine Our Stories January 18, 2018 Why do we tell our stories? I don’t mean things we have made up. But, why do we tell about our lives, and our personal experiences, and about our pasts or things we are going through presently? What is the purpose of it all? … Continue reading Chap 9: Our Stories

Chap 8: Resting in Him

I Married My Dad Chapter Eight Resting in Him January 17, 2018 Have you ever fallen and skinned your knee? Did it get bloody and did it sting, too? What did you do about it? You probably washed it with soapy water, and rinsed it with clear water, and then patted it dry, and then … Continue reading Chap 8: Resting in Him

Chap 7: Freedom in Christ

I Married My Dad Chapter Seven Freedom in Christ January 17, 2018 For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery. Galatians 5:1 ESV Over the course of the forty-five years of my marriage to my husband, he was not free in Christ, although … Continue reading Chap 7: Freedom in Christ