This is guest post by Lauren Chandler and is part of Pastor’s Wife Appreciation Month. Lauren’s husband, Matt, is the author of The Explicit Gospel and serves as lead teaching pastor at The Village Church in Dallas, Texas. Misconception #1 You have it all together. You’ve worked through all your issues. Sure, you may struggle, but not with … Continue reading 5 Misconceptions of the Pastor’s Wife
This just in! Pastor’s Wife Appreciation Month is a 31-day online campaign to encourage the wives of men in ministry. Show your pastor’s wife how much you appreciate her by sharing the images below on social media with the hashtag #PastorsWifeAppreciation, and by telling your own stories about how God has used your pastor’s wife in … Continue reading March – Pastor’s Wife Appreciation Month!
Today may be the fictional birthday of both Bilbo and Frodo Baggins, but that's not why today is one of the most special days of the year in our family. Today, 7 years ago, is the day my wife became my wife, and I am eternally thankful and grateful for her. I love you Holly, … Continue reading Not Bilbo, Not Frodo, but My Babe 🙂
Insightful piece from Carl Trueman: When I married a young couple in my congregation a few years ago, I commented in the sermon that all human marriages begin with joy but end in tragedy. Whether it is divorce or death, the human bond of love is eventually torn apart. The marriage of Christ and his … Continue reading All Marriage Begins in Joy and Ends in Tragedy
Today is a wonderful day! Today my wife Holly, turns 30. I have trouble finding words to express what I feel toward you Holly. The best I can say is you are "home" to me, and I love you dearly. So much grace, such sturdy truth, such marvelous motherhood, and such a wondrous wife. You … Continue reading Happy Birthday My Love!
I need a break from blogging for a bit. Thus, for the rest of the week I'm going to be posting up some of my favorite blogs I've read over the past week. Enjoy, see you next Monday! Good post from one of my favorite gospel hip-hop artists Trip Lee over on the Gospel Coalition … Continue reading Why I Married a White Girl
Marci Turner, over at the Resurgence Blog has written an interesting and timely piece on womanhood. I've put it all here for you below. I was—and even now can be—a nagging wife. “A continual dripping on a rainy day and a quarrelsome wife are alike; to restrain her is to restrain the wind or to grasp … Continue reading Confessions of a Nagging Wife
Today is Valentines day, but all of you know that. What most of you don't know about is that it was this day back in 2007 that I asked Holly Harrell to marry me, and she said yes! In these five and half years we've been married we've had astonishing highs and horrendous lows. The … Continue reading For My Holly – I Love You Babe 🙂