Deposits and Withdrawals: How to stay BALANCED

When it comes to banking, both depositing and withdrawing are important. Withdrawals are needed to pay bills, shop, tithe, or any number is things for which resources are needed. However, no withdrawal can be made unless there has been a prior deposit, right?  The other day I woke up thinking about old songs we used … More Deposits and Withdrawals: How to stay BALANCED

Sticks and Stones May Break Bones, but Words Can Break Much More…

One of the most familiar phrases we heard as children was that “sticks and stones may break your bones, but words will never hurt you.”  Sure the intent may have been wrapped in love – a parent teaching a child to ignore the mean words and taunts of others.  However, an unkind or insensitive word can … More Sticks and Stones May Break Bones, but Words Can Break Much More…

When 2+ 2 does NOT equal 4…Beliefs vs Behavior

I love picking people’s brains (and emotions) to engage in stimulating conversation. How do you (or have you, or would you) handle a situation in which your beliefs and potential behavior may not agree?  For example, if you believe sex outside of marriage is morally wrong or a sin, do you give condoms or a safe sex talk … More When 2+ 2 does NOT equal 4…Beliefs vs Behavior