Tag Archives: Submission

Marriage: The Need to Be Partners

[A series of posts based on a letter to SJ from 18 months ago] I am a wordy person… whether it’s in writing or speaking.  I struggle with an economy of words. SJ is a man of fewer words.  He … Continue reading

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Lead me with Strong Hands

Did God place this man over me as my protector-leader, and I his partner-helpmeet? Is there ever going to be a dominant husband in my life, or is this just a cruel fiction? There are times in a marriage when … Continue reading

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Seduce Him

  When I wrote “Seduce Her” I promised to take a flip to the other side of the coin. What seduces him? Go onto the internet, or pick up a women’s or men’s magazine, and learn all the myriad ways … Continue reading

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Peace

My devotions yesterday brought up this little gem.  And for some reason, it hit me between the eyes in a way it never had before.  This is usually a way that I know God is trying to tell me/teach me … Continue reading

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The Submission-Leadership Conundrum

Chicken and the Egg. Or, give and take. In every relationship there is a give and take. Sometimes you give more and sometimes you take more, and it’s never good to keep score. It just is what it is. When … Continue reading

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The Strong-Willed Woman

Submission: Yielding my will to another.  I’m to be submissive to God AND my husband. The struggle of wifely submission for a Strong-Willed woman is very real. My journey towards an authentically Biblical marriage started nearly 4 years ago, just as … Continue reading

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Me…

(My first posting is a copy of my “About” page!  Although I’ve blogged for several years now, I still have yet to master this medium!) My life in numbers:  I am a life-long writer, a world traveler, a wife and … Continue reading

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