Posts tagged Faithfulness
When Marriage isn't all Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice | Marvelous Mundane

“Would you have married me then, if you knew everything you know now?”, he asks, midway through a heated argument.

“Well maybe you shouldn’t have married me either!”, I spew back. “There were some bright red flags waving all over the place!”

Anger is written across our verbal ping-pong game, carried in the sharp-tipped word arrows flying back and forth across the room. Our tucked away histories, our not-so-hidden expectations, our never-dealt-with feelings, our barely-covered sins, they all come tumbling out as our emotions free our tongues.

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Surviving Christmas Vacation | Marvelous Mundane

I’ll be honest that the week ahead scares me a bit. We will be traveling to my family and also to my husband’s family over the next seven days. We will be sleeping in new places with our children in the same room, or close by. And I am seven months pregnant! There will be weary days and nights, but I will not let weariness keep me from doing my best. I will not lose heart, and I will not give up.

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