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    Gifts from the Heart for Mother’s Day

    By Pamela Reynolds – Gift Giving Holiday gift giving can set off a nightmare. Gifts may propose affection. Gifts can be those effects we receive but don’t really need. They might have been presumed to be unique....

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Related By Chance, Family By Choice

    By Deb DeArmond – Deb DeArmond has gone where few have gone before: she’s tackled the mother-in-law/ daughter-in-law dilemma. In her new book, Related By Chance, Family By Choice, (Kregel Publications) Deb pulls back the curtain for...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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    The Mother-in-Law Chronicles II: Boundary Setting for Better Blending

    In the previous post on The Mother-In-Law Chronicles, we discussed how the bride and groom each left their family – she legally, he spiritually because he was integral to his family congruity due to inheritance laws. The...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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    The Mother-in-Law Chronicles: Under the Canopy and into the Community

    This is the first post in a series on the relationship between mother-in-laws and their daughter-in-laws as shown through the bible. While some stopping by might not have the MIL/DIL relationship  as described biblically, I encourage you...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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    My Mother-in-Law – Norma Jean

    By Carol Doyel – Okay, Marilyn Monroe is not my mother-in-law, but my mother -in-law’s name is Norma Jean.  In looking back over the years of my relationship with Norma, there were times that it was obvious we...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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    What God has Joined

    In the beginning she was my mother-in-law, a feisty women who did not take “no” for an answer. She and her husband raised seven boys. I watch her flow in and out of sleep. I did not...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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