When You Should Ignore the Counsel of Parenting Experts

When You Should Ignore the Counsel of Parenting Experts

In all relationships, except one, you have to grow in love over the years. When a young man falls in love with a woman, that love is only a small fraction of the bond that he will have for her when she is his wife. In fact, their love for each other doesn't reach full bloom until years after they first met.

You will remain trapped in your troubles…until you surrender unconditionally – Part 2

You will remain trapped in your troubles…until you surrender unconditionally – Part 2

If you have not completely surrendered your life to your Savior, you will find that certain troubles – certain sins and weaknesses, certain entrapping circumstances – are continuing to afflict you mercilessly and preventing you from total peace of mind.

You will remain trapped in your troubles…until you surrender unconditionally – Part 1

You will remain trapped in your troubles…until you surrender unconditionally  – Part 1

In warfare there is a conditional surrender and there is an unconditional surrender of one party to the other. Conditional surrender is usually called a truce. The two warring factions negotiate a ceasefire by each conceding something to the other, with the stronger faction demanding more concessions than offering.

“You don’t appreciate a lot of things until you come very, very close to losing them”

“You don’t appreciate a lot of things until you come very, very close to losing them”

That title quote is from the novel The Last Days of America by Paul E Erdman. The book is a frightening tale of how an economic crisis could lead to major political upheavals and shifts in the global balance of powers, and bring civilization as we know it to the brink of extinction by nuclear holocaust.