It’s easier to do something than it is to be honest. Think on that for a second. God puts it this way: “For it is: Do and do, do and do, rule on rule, rule on rule, a little here, a little there. Very well then…God will speak to this people, to whom he has … More Doing vs Being
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
God forgives us. Now, He asks us to forgive others. But you don’t know what they’ve done!” Acted foolishly? Lashed out because they are in pain? Stubbornly chosen their own way? Haven’t I done the same? God reveals to us what we have done that needs repentance and forgiveness, and lavishes love and grace … More How Do I Forgive?? – Part 2
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?
It happened again. This time I was getting a pedicure and chatting with the lovely woman who attempted to produce something beautiful from my calloused, beach-combing feet. The conversation naturally turned to how we each met our husbands. Her question prompted my response, “On an internet dating site,” and I grinned, waiting for the usual … More Is Online Dating Gaining Popularity?
Any of these statements sound familiar? I thought he was my rescue. When our child was born, my husband became sullen, neglectful and harsh. I found a box of pornographic magazines hidden in the closet. By the third drink, he was rude and mean with cruel sarcasm. He really hurt me the other night. There’s … More Living With An Addict – Part 3
Another miscellaneous excerpt… Brendan and I took our relationship in leaps and bounds. We continued to write poetry for one another finding that the Lord used the words to reach a deeper place in each of our hearts that needed healing, deliverance and a voice of expression. Because of my past experiences, I didn’t trust … More His Love Heals
If you read my confessions of an amateur writer, you will see why I am behind this time in my posts…ahhh the perils of penning! But I leave you with another small excerpt from The Miracle of Us: Confessions of Two Online Daters… This may be a good point to impart some information regarding the … More The Reality of Two Continents
I realize it has been three very long weeks of no online dating posts which continue the saga of me and Brendan, and I promise to get back to the story soon. However, as I searched my journals this week for some specific information for this book I am working on about us — Confessions … More Diving Into the Unknown
Writing last’s week post made me freshly aware of the importance of applying caution to meeting anyone in person. While humor abounds in the anecdotes of online dating encounters, and I have a fairy tale story, the possibility of real danger does exist. Therefore, I want to explore some sobering statistics and how the “red … More Meeting Face to Face part 2