I married into the beautiful name of Grace 23 years ago with my husband Randy. Our “his, hers, and ours” family includes five children, ages 17-33. We’ve navigated bumpy roads and thorny circumstances as part of our stepfamily journey. But we’ve experienced God’s grace that offers second chances, hope for harmony, and new tomorrows.
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She said, "I was excited..." I noticed Amber's melancholy state when I met my friend for lunch. "I was excited about a new beginning in marriage," she said, "but now I find myself sad more often than happy. I'm not sure why." As we spoke further, I recognized the problem. Amber's new beginning included a "white picket fence" that never went...
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