Two to Tango: Marriage Lessons from The Song movie

the song movie

Recently, Susan and I went to the premiere of the new movie, The Song. It was a very engaging movie that had some excellent insights about choices, communication, and vulnerability in marriage. The Song is filled with love and joy. But there are also moments of great struggle and temptation that couples will relate to. In […]

#036: Loving Your Child Through Teenage Rebellion (Podcast)

teenage rebellion

Let’s face it: Teenage rebellion is nothing new. Every child everywhere goes through a season of rebellion against their parents — whether small or serious. So as parents, we are left with a decision to make. We can raise our white flag in surrender. We can go to battle with our kids. Or we can […]

5 Ways to Hug a Porcupine

hug a porcupine

It’s easy to love people when they are kind and sweet, but what about when they’re tired and cranky or even mean and nasty? One of the hardest things to do is to love unlovable, prickly porcupine people. In previous posts, I’ve confessed my porcupine-ish tendencies, addressed the trigger points that often turn people into […]