biblical marriage home

Blueprint for a steadfast home

“It’s time to stop messing around—let’s move back to the valley and buy our own home.” What are you suggesting? Leave the ranch…the high desert…my…

Desert bikes

Be the love who enhances his life

I call my husband and kids my “Loves”—this term of endearment says “they’re mine and I love them with a current and active sort of…

Who will make a way

Who Will Make a way?

Do you hear the desperation in their words?  It is a desperate feeling when we come to the end of ourselves. “Who will roll away…

Loading chute in Nevada

Your place is with your husband

Those were Grandma’s words: “Your place is with your husband.” The problem was that my husband was close to a thousand miles away from me…

desert plants in bottle

An unprepared keeper of the home

Entering the unknown Before we cross the threshold of our little nest, where the rubber meets the road and we begin our adventures as man…

Gate in Nevada

True R-E-S-P-E-C-T

 Respect, but not the way Aretha Franklin sang about it There is a beautiful symphony of respect and love that believers are called to in…

Coyotes Howl at a Honeymoon

Honeymoon or hunting boot camp? Our goal was wildlife encounters, but what we encountered had more to do with the challenges of marriage: Personality types…