The Miracle of Us: Confessions of an Online Dater has been so well received. I’m grateful, blessed and a little amazed at all the positive comments. People have said (or written) the following: “…great read…captivating…page turner…excellent…amazing…inspiring…” Thanks to everyone who has read or is in the process of reading and has encouraged me with such … More Dater Beware
The Miracle of Us: Confessions of an Online Dater went live on Amazon this afternoon and the reality of what we’ve written (I say we because Brendan put his story, thoughts and feelings in there too) is hitting us full force. Why? You may ask. Well, we’ve shared our personal testimony. Our thoughts, feelings, struggles, … More Can You Hand Me a Fig Leaf, Please?
When my friend, Carol, and I decided to take a chance with online dating, I don’t think we expected the outcome we ended up with. Oh, we hoped to find Mr. Right, but really, what were the chances we would both find our husbands through that vehicle? At the same time? The actual odds were … More Miracles Do Happen
The Israelites grumbled in the desert. In my self-righteous present, it’s easy to look back and think I’m nothing like those who couldn’t seem to get a clue about trusting God. Even after forty years of him patiently guiding them, providing food and clothes that didn’t even wear out, and speaking directly to them through … More Are You Wandering in the Desert?
The other day I decided to hunt around some blogs sharing their internet dating stories. I love to hear stories of people who have met the love of their life online. It confirms the legitimacy of online dating and the validity of it as a viable option for finding one’s soul mate. Unfortunately, I didn’t … More What Are You Looking for?
Society glamorizes sex. Why is this? Because it feels good? Because it’s entertaining? We assume that any remote attraction between a man and woman should result in a sexual encounter. Why is that? What are we really seeking? Companies spend billions of dollars each year to promote an activity devoid of any value except a … More The Emptiness of Sexual Encounters
God and internet dating brought us together… But staying together and living out the happily-ever-after requires a purposeful choice to nurture our marriage. The past three and a half years have afforded us with ample opportunity to grow in and through our marriage. Some of the ways we have learned to enhance our marriage are: … More 5 Ways to Enhance Your Marriage
This week I’ve asked my friend and fellow blogger, Carol Lloyd, to share her online dating experience. Carol and I shared the pleasure of side by side internet dating and meeting our husbands within three months of each other. You can get a taste of Carol’s fun and interesting life at Time for Coffee. Her … More “Dear Jane”
This week I’m delighted to offer another guest post from Brendan Bennet, an excerpt from The Miracle of Us: Confessions of Two Online Daters. Brendan gives us a glimpse into his initial experience with internet dating… I began my internet dating experience on a secular website. Silly Me! My first clue should have been the … More K-I-S-S-I-N-G
This is the first of a series of guest posts by Brendan Bennet taken from our book in progress The Miracle of Us: Confessions of Two Online Daters. Needless to say, he’s the second dater in the story. I think some of you have been waiting to hear from him… Looking for romance in … More 46 Year Old Man Seeks Company