Category Archives: Marriage

Lessons from the Storm

I came upon these herbs pots as we were preparing for hurricane Irma. “They need some lovin’,” says Caleb. Getting ready for the impending storm helped me to see how badly the plants have been neglected. While pruning the herbs … Continue reading

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Leaving Sin Behind

I don’t usually linger in the shower, but that Friday evening I did. Tears gushed out from my innermost places, as I let the hot water wash over every part of me. It felt like a cleansing of sorts. Just … Continue reading

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The Break-Up of an Emotional Affair

Proverbs 28:13 says, “Anyone who hides their sins doesn’t succeed. But anyone who admits their sins and gives them up finds mercy.” These were God’s words to me during my time of wandering. Over and over God brought them to the … Continue reading

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An Emotional Affair – Part II

No one is exempt from temptation and sin. Not even Christians. Even if we’ve accepted God’s forgiveness and are trying to live by his standards, we can still fall because we are imperfect beings. Just when we think we are … Continue reading

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An Emotional Affair – Part I

I never thought it would happen to me. I was careful about not having guy friends because I had witnessed my share of platonic relationships turning into unintentional affairs. I vowed not to fall into the same trap. Then it … Continue reading

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Sweet Sixteen!

June 30th is a sweet sixteen celebration in the Schuetz family. Not a birthday celebration, but a wedding anniversary for S&P (my mother-in-law’s nickname for us, aka her Salt & Pepper kids). It is Sweet Sixteen because of how the … Continue reading

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