Tithing and Hilarious Giving

The first ten years of marriage, my husband and I gave to the church, but we didn’t tithe. Tithing traces back to the Old Testament, when God commanded his people, the Israelites, to give ten percent of what He gave them back to Him.  This tithe provided for the tribe of the Levites who served […]

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My Journey to Health & Weight Loss, Part 2

  To Read Part 1, visit HERE. I think it was some time during month 2 of dietary changes that I decided to add back in the meat and proteins that I had removed to follow the detox diet.  I used a salad plate for meals instead of a dinner plate, and continued to eat […]

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Know Your “Why”, Committing Your Plans to the Lord

Yesterday was my Sabbath and, consequently, the day I choose not to exercise. There’s a reason I committed to exercising 6 days a week, and it wasn’t because I thought my end goals would be unrealistic if I kept my fitness program to 5 days.  The truth is, when I have a day off I’m […]

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The Results of June’s 30 Day Fitness Challenge

Someone mentioned renewing our vows.  I don’t remember who.  And then my husband surprised me by acting interested in the idea. “Does your wedding dress fit you?” he asked me. “I imagine it does,” I told him, “after all, I weigh less now than I did when we got married.  He made a comment about […]

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