Monthly Archives: December 2011

A Christmas Thought

This morning, before we awoke, some anonymous person (angel ?) left us a Christmas present on our front doorstep.   My kids were ecstatic (and so were we) over the discovery. Inside, we were treated to a gift card and a beautifully designed … Continue reading

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A Christmas Present They’ll Never Forget

Some of us spend lots of money on “things” during Christmas.  Some of it is really useful (like heated down comforters!!).  Other stuff is not so helpful. This Christmas, I’d like to suggest a “gift idea” that is a little … Continue reading

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Transformation #2

In my last blog, I wrote about the fact that transformation is possible in your relationship.  Well, IF you ever doubted that fact, the following TRUE LIFE story should FOREVER erase your doubts.  Hi, we are Shawn and Heather Naughton.   We are … Continue reading

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Transformation

I like happy endings.  On Saturday, Christian Life Assembly did an absolutely magnificent job telling a Christianized version of the classic tale “Scrooge”.  You may recall that the nasty Scrooge is visited by three ghosts on Christmas Eve.  The last one, … Continue reading

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Emotional Intimacy, Part 2

In my previous blog, I wrote about the five steps to Emotional Intimacy.  Now, for a real life application. On this particular day, I was counseling a couple recovering from an affair situation (the husband was the one who had strayed).    In … Continue reading

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Emotional Intimacy

(If you are viewing this blog via e-mail, go to SCOTT’S BLOG for a cleaner copy and more complete information). About 12 years ago, I experienced one of those “ah-ha” moments that changed the trajectory of my marriage forever.  My wife and I … Continue reading

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Communication and Time Together

(If you are viewing this blog via e-mail, go to SCOTT’S BLOG for a cleaner copy and more complete information). A little while ago, I was in a counseling session with a pre-marital couple and it was quite interesting!!  The young woman … Continue reading

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