Recently Separated

Challenges Women Face July 1, 2016 Dear Julie: Me and my husband have recently separated and I feel heartbroken. I don’t feel loved or respected by my husband. He just ignores me and when I contact him, he says he loves me but doesn’t make any effort to fix things, I try so hard to leave him alone but I love him and I don’t want a divorce, I don’t know what to do!!! I feel like a... read more

Lonely and Hurt

  Challenges Women Face March 11, 2016 Dear Julie: First and foremost, thank you for all the wonderful advice that you give to all and for the most beautiful prayers! I have been so so so sad and devastated I don’t know how to move on! I have been married for 25 years. Within those 25 years we have gotten separated 3 times and now we are on the 4th! He has moved on, he doesn’t love me anymore!... read more

Lonely Deadbeat Dad

Facing Our Challenges Head-On July 28, 2015 Dear Julie: I left my family years ago when my children were small and never once made contact with them or my ex-wife. Our kids are now grown, and my wife never remarried. I know I deserve their hatred and yet I have this strong urge to reconnect with them somehow. Should I follow up on this urge or would it only open up old wounds for all of us? Old and alone... read more

A String of Selah Pearls – Psalm 59:5

Positioned gracefully across the Book of Psalms is a string of seventy-one pearls, lovely beads of wisdom followed by the admonition SELAH which means, “Pause, think on these things, meditate.”     Psalm 59:5 “O LORD God Almighty, the God of Israel, rouse yourself to punish all the nations; show no mercy to wicked traitors.  Selah.” Meditation: Sounds like David... read more