Thursday’s Things // In Fractured Relationships Where Healing Lingers…One Last Thing!

  It’s hard to believe looking back, but it once took ten years for my friendship with Shelby to be restored.  As soon as I sensed something was wrong I went to her to resolve the issue.  Even though she denied any problems, things were never the same, and we grew apart.  What could I do?  After I had employed every biblical precept I could…

Throwback Thursday // Lessons Learned – Reconciliation Hope is Not Bound by Time or Life Span

My Throwback Thursday picture is of me and one of my hometown friends, Mary Jo, in the Smokey Mountains. Even though we were not close during our high school years, we became good buddies after we both married and moved to the same small town. She was always so much fun! Eventually, she moved away and we lost contact for many years. Mary Jo passed…

5 Considerations for Reconciliation

Surprisingly, my #1 blog post happens to be about reconciling friends. It is also the #1 Google search driving traffic to my blog, which means that there are a lot of people who have broken relationships. Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God. Matthew 5:9 In Jesus’ Manifesto, the Beatitudes from Matthew chapter 5, it says that Jesus looked out…