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God & Courtship: Addendum

October 24, 2011 by


Last Sunday (the 16th) I taught a lesson in the Family-Integrated Bible Study at First Baptist Church-Las Colinas entitled God & Courtship. You can listen to the full audio here. The gist of the message was that there are some principles laid out by Scripture regarding God’s purpose for marriage and God’s purpose for pre-marital […]

An open letter to my wife on our first anniversary

September 16, 2011 by


My Dearest Lady Sophia, It’s been a year. Can you believe that? As of today you and I have officially been man and wife for a year. For me, that’s cause both for joy and introspection. Joy. Joy because being married to you has been God’s kindest gift to me, save only Himself. Joy because […]

2 Years: The Knight and His Lady

February 15, 2011 by


On February 15th, 2009, this happened. By God’s grace we are still together and tomorrow we will have been married for 5 months. I can’t express enough how dearly I love this woman. Since it’s officially two years now that we’ve been together, and since Valentine’s Day was yesterday, I thought I’d share a couple […]

Beauty and the Beast: A Love Story

August 18, 2010 by


‘Sit down,’ said Agnes, cheerfully. ‘Don’t be unhappy, Trotwood. If you cannot confidently trust me, whom will you trust?’ ‘Ah, Agnes!’ I returned. ‘You are my good Angel!’ She smiled rather sadly, I thought, and shook her head. ‘Yes, Agnes, my good Angel! Always my good Angel!’ -David Copperfield Sophie has asked me to write […]