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How To Make Your Husband Feel Loved

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As you may know, I have been a speaker at Women of Faith conferences for a couple of years now. I really can’t say enough about the tremendous perspective this experience has given me…it’s truly been a blessing! Now, I’m not going to lie—being on stage in an arena filled with over 10,000 women takes […]

A Message from Andy to You

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Merry Christmas, everyone! Well, it’s Christmastime and another year has almost passed us by. I don’t know about you, but every year around this time I always get in a reflective mood. Maybe it’s the approaching New Year, the increased amount of family time, or the fact that I’m always forced to eat so much […]

Boundaries

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When I was a boy, we had a Collie named Champ. My parents were out of town when Champ was hit by a car and killed. I can still remember my tears as the lady who was staying with me helped bury our dog in the far corner of the backyard. At the time (I […]

You and I Know Bad Manners When We See Them

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Actually, I would imagine most of us are so aware of our children and how they act that we can’t help but notice when an otherwise fully-formed-grown-up-person neglects to say “thank you” or “please.” Sadly, this happens a lot in our society. I don’t like it, but I do understand it. There are quite a […]

Why I Stopped Reading the News

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My definition of FEAR is: The misuse of one’s creative imagination.  We all know what fear does to a person’s relationships, finances, and everyday quality of life.  Why then, do I sense the national media has latched on to the very same definition, but are harnessing “the misuse of creative imagination” as a tool to […]

What Was Your Favorite Christmas?

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What was your favorite Christmas?  Perhaps favorite isn’t the best word.  How about . . . memorable?  I have several favorites.  The year I got a raccoon was one of them for several different reasons.  It ranks right up there with all the Christmas days at my grandparent’s house.  Those were the best!  But the most […]