Marriage

I Never Did Mind the Little Things

We’ve become more loving, considerate, and selfless in our service to one another, but it’s not like we took a magic potion to suddenly become the perfect spouse.

More Precious Than Gold

As far as a legacy goes, I don’t want to pass on jewelry to my children, at least not in the context of legacy.

3 Keys to a Happier Marriage

If we desire a happier marriage, we have to enlist a bit of Christ-like behavior. We have to try and love more as Jesus does.

Wife Goals and Other Things I’m Not

I have felt like there is not enough of me to go around. I feel stressed to the max with no room to wiggle. I am starting to feel like I can’t breathe.

My Wife’s Anger Management

God expressed His anger concerning sin, but instead of punishing us directly for it, He redirected His anger toward a greater good.

One Night Off

It’s cool to me that the God who needs no rest offers us rest, especially in the times that we need it most. It doesn’t take much to make a difference.

The Devil’s Snare

We were hooked on the empty promises and the heavenly picture in front of us. Our heads were in a tailspin. We felt like we were staring into the eyes of paradise. “Just sign right here,” he said.

How Do You Measure Success?

The big house would fall down, the money would be spent, the clothes would be outgrown, and the babbles would easily be broken. Why measure success in things that tarnish?

Crazy Horse—Thankful for Trials

Episode #5 – Join Jessie and Jay as they discuss the idea of gratitude, how practicing it has changed their lives, and how it fights negativity.

He Matters, Too

On this Father’s Day, I want to give a special shout out to all the dads in the waiting. I just want to remind you that God sees you.

Fairly Heavy

Episode #4 – Jessie and Jay answer some questions that have been sent in by listeners and circle back to concepts previously introduced.

Mechanic’n with Humility

Episode #3 – Join Jessie and Jay with laughter as they talk about fumbling through the past couple of weeks with the greatest of intentions.

Monkey Peein’ In The Ocean

Episode #2 – Join Jay and Jessie in their second episode and they take a broader look at grace, and specifically the amount of grace we extend to ourselves or the lack thereof.

Grace and Dropping the Rope

Episode #1 – Jay and Jessie have walked through some difficult seasons in their lives. Check out their first episode here on what “dropping the rope” looks like in their blended family!

Investing in Each Other To Push Through the Tough Stuff

Episode #10 – Did you know that serving others can actually be medicinal? In this episode, Jay and Jessica discuss how all of us are created with a yearning to help others, and the further away we get from this original plan the more anxious and depressed we can come.

Crazy Amazing Love: 31 Pieces of Love

The concept of sin didn’t even exist yet in the heart or mind of man. Adam was complete. But God gave one simple specification to Adam: do not eat from this particular tree.

Fighting & Marriage

The world wants us to believe that marriages should all work out as they do in the movies. You meet, fall in love, and you either live happily ever after or you can meet someone new and leave your spouse behind.

A Testimony of Surviving on Hope

I felt I had no purpose but at the same time, there was a glimmer of hope deep down there somewhere. It is a crazy feeling to have hope yet want God to just snuff you out all at the same time.