When Karoline suggested I co-author a blog with my husband Isaac about spiritual bonding in marriage, I was hesitant to agree. It didn’t take long for me to panic about whether or not Isaac and I have actually experienced spiritual bonding ourselves. It honestly wasn’t something we’d ever outright discussed.…

" My husband Isaac and I have only been married since April of 2019. If the Apostle Paul were to assess the spiritual maturity of our marriage the same way he might evaluate the progress of a new believer, even he wouldn’t be concerned that our shared spiritual bond is still feeding on metaphorical milk. We’ll be the first to admit that we have years of maturing ahead of us, but even less than a year into marriage, we can identify clear actions that have already formed our spiritual bond..."

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We all have that friend who, every holiday season, can hardly wait until Thanksgiving to put up the Christmas decor, blasts holiday tunes from dawn till dusk no matter where they are, and is generally the physical embodiment of Buddy the Elf. I am not that friend. I wish I…

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Look, if you’re planning your own wedding or are thinking about doing so, you don’t have time for lengthy introductions. Let’s get right into what you came here for, shall we? Here’s everything I learned by planning my own wedding that could save you some sweat and stress when managing…

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If you haven’t already heard of deconstructionism from Josh Harris’ shocking Instagram caption where he denounced his faith or from the hoards of church-reared Millennials who are in the “deconstruction” phase, I’ll define it for you: Deconstruction is popularly known as the phase in which once more traditional Believers step…

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Had someone asked me this question about six months ago, I would have scoffed and said, “No, of course not!” assuming them to be a legalistic killjoy. At that time in my life, I really needed some self-care. I needed to slow down my life, take more deep breaths and…

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