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Respecting His Abilities

Respecting His Abilities

Have you ever noticed how your little boy won’t want you to do something for him and he says, “No Mommy I want to do it myself.”  Believe it or not this is a need that doesn’t go away for men when they get older, and in particular, a man deeply needs the woman he loves to let him figure…read more →

Respect in Public

Respect in Public

Want to know a secret?  As one man I surveyed for my book For Women Only put it, “The male ego is the most fragile thing on the planet.”  Many women I speak to are puzzled by the “over sensitivity” of their man to teasing.  They truly view their husband as being a confident and capable man and miss the…read more →

How to Talk to Your Wife About the Effort She Puts Into Her Appearance

How to Talk to Your Wife About the Effort She Puts Into Her Appearance

How do I talk to my wife about how important it is to me that she put an effort into her appearance?  By Jackie Coleman Warning: you are about to embark into extremely dangerous waters! Proceed with caution. Let’s face it…in this culture, looks matter. And although true worth and beauty come from places far deeper than surface-level appearance, society…read more →

Advice for Couples Struggling With Pornography

Advice for Couples Struggling With Pornography

My marriage is in a breakdown because my wife discovered I’m struggling with porn and she’s having a hard time with this – what do we do? By Jackie Coleman First and foremost, it’s encouraging that you’ve worded your question, “What do we do?” instead of placing 100 percent of the responsibility on the other person. The fact is, there…read more →

Steps of Hope for Couples Struggling With Pornography

Steps of Hope for Couples Struggling With Pornography

STEPS OF HOPE… 1. STAY IN THE WORD. It’s imperative that you be comforted and built-up through God’s Word. Job. 23:12, “I have not departed from the commands of his lips; I have treasured the words of his mouth more than my daily bread.” Ps. 119:9-16, “ How can a young man keep his way pure? By living according to…read more →

From Shaunti, with Gratitude

From Shaunti, with Gratitude

When I saw the Thanksgiving blog post from my staff, it was Thanksgiving evening, and I was celebrating the holiday with my husband’s extended family in Michigan.  I pulled up the site and read this post on my phone, and I’m sure Jeff’s family thought I was totally nuts, because all of a sudden I had these big tears leaking…read more →

Thankful to Work for Shaunti

Thankful to Work for Shaunti

With Thanksgiving approaching, we – the Shauntets, as we have dubbed ourselves – thought it would be fitting for each of us to let you know what it is we are most thankful for in working for Shaunti.  So unbeknownst to Shaunti, we secretly set out to capture the thoughts of each team member.  Wish we could capture her face…read more →

Banning “The Blind Side”

Banning “The Blind Side”

The recent decision Lifeway stores has made to pull the movie “The Blind Side” off it’s shelves, made me start thinking about how we as Christians should want to be relevant in a needy world – rather than “above” it.