Ever feel like you are a burden to your partner? Think again! Here’s why…Read More Long Distance & Cross Culture Relationships: You are Not a Burden
Being a cross-culture worker has caused me to begin to ask myself a few questions. One big question I had was: Can you give of yourself, and maintain yourself at the same time? I asked this question a few weeks ago. Now, I think have an answer to my question, but if you are a […]Read More Serving Others Till It Hurts: Losing Pieces of Yourself?
My heart has been grieving lately. Many of the people that I grew up with as a child have given themselves over to dishonorable passions (Romans 1:26). These friends were sitting in the presence of God in church, but now God’s presence doesn’t seem to be inside of them. God’s word says that we will know […]Read More God Gave Them Up…
Let’s be real, like really real. Sometimes relationships that cross cultural lines can be funny to say the least. It’s fun to dive into another culture, and even to possibly learn a new language, and new customs. But there are also those moments where you feel completely awkward at the other person’s family gatherings, where […]Read More 4 Things Cross-Culture Couples Experience… #YouAreTotallyNormal
I’m so excited and super thankful that we’ve reached 200 followers! What started as a way to share about long distance, cross-cultural relationships has now become much more than I ever expected! I am so grateful to God for all that He is doing, and continues to do through this blog. Hip hip hooray for […]Read More Thank you!!
Many of my friends are dating, courting, getting engaged, and getting married; which is so exciting! I’m excited for wedding season, I’m ecstatic to see my friends so happy and so in-love! Love is such a beautiful thing. However, I’m a little worried about something. I’m worried that we as women, will try to bring […]Read More Why The “Independent” Woman Will Never Have a Godly Marriage…
Welp, after the whole “yeah I’m the second wife…[or whatever],” conundrum (linked here) with Jane. I decided to look at what the Bible says about marriage. Especially, polygamous marriage…marriages. Note: Just because God allowed men to marry more than one wife in the Bible, does not mean that it pleases God, or that God approves of it. […]Read More The Second Wife: Part II (And other Thoughts On Marriage)
Note: I do not support polygamy, but I do want to give my readers a more clear picture of why it was/is practiced in the culture that I now live in. Okay, so I know this is a topic that may be pretty unusual for me to bring up. But just go with me for […]Read More The Second Wife: What Does the Bible Say about Polygamy? Part 1