Posts Tagged ‘ex’

The Meaning Behind the Fly in My Soup

Tomato Soup Bowl

I recently published a piece about  A Fly in My Soup. I’ll be the first to admit it was a weird sort of post so why I’m writing a second part to it is beyond my comprehension, but I’m going to anyway. The post was about a dream, and in the dream I had a…

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6 Reasons to Encourage Your Children to Love Your Ex

Reasons to Encourage Kids To Love Your Ex - An Open Door on a flight of stairs

You stand in your doorway and watch as children tumble out past you, running in their ever-running childish state. They are enthusiastic and cheerful and running toward the car waiting by the curb. “Bye Mom,” they shout climbing over each other to get into the car. And you stand in your doorway, smiling until you…

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Pluck Out Your Eye or Choose to Love

Single Mom Divorce Post - Pluck Out YourEye or Choose Love - Eyeball

If your hand leads you to sin, cut it off. If your eye leads you to sin, pluck it out. John 17 These are the words spoken in Sunday’s Gospel. Sounds kind of harsh, doesn’t it? We often think of the words spoken in this Gospel as hypothetical examples of the extreme. Jesus  didn’t really mean cut off…

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L is for Love of Ex-Spouse

love in black and white rose

Love should be less of a feeling, an emotion dictated by the whims of the heart, than an action we are called to. The Bible tells us to Love our Enemies. Matthew 5:43-48 very clearly states, …love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you (Matt 5:44) and For if you love those who love…

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