Entries by Connie Renfro

Marriage Moments- The Value of Kindness

Would you consider yourself a kind person? Proverbs 3: 3-4 tells us to never let kindness and truth leave us. We are to bind them around our necks and write them on the tablet of our hearts. “Written on the tablets of our hearts and bound around our necks” is a visual reminder that kindness […]

Schumm Family Explosion Adoption Story: Part 3

Thank you for joining us for the final part of the Schumm family adoption series, we encourage you to read part 1 and part 2 if you haven’t yet had a chance. In April of 2012, Lighthouse Bible Church in Topeka hosted a Project Belong Adoption Sunday. Allison shared our story, and then Brandon spoke, […]

Marriage Moments ~ Purposefully Patient

What is patience? Is it the act of doing nothing? Is it simply living through the long drawn out seasons of our life successfully? Is patience with our spouse simply ignoring their shortcomings, or refusing to see the challenges before us? No. It’s none of these things. Patience should be an extension of our love […]

Schumm Family Explosion: Adoption Story Part 1

Our story begins with God’s agape love. For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life (John 3:16 NKJV). God sacrificed Jesus for you, for me, for the world. Because we have been bought back by God, we are […]

Marriage Moment: Challenge

Forgiveness! Without it every marriage would dissolve! Two people can not live together for any period of time and not have to extend forgiveness to one another. Sometimes offering forgiveness can be easy other times it can feel as if it is impossible. However, truth be told, without forgiveness your marriage can not survive much […]

Perfect Pumpkin Recipe Book

It is that time of year when the smell of fall fills our home and the colorful decorations adorn our porches. We have collected the best of our pumpkin recipes and crafts and put it all together in a gorgeous new ebook just for you. From our family to yours, we pray that this blesses […]