I had breakfast with about 25 of our ladies who could break away this morning and come to a casual breakfast at Perkins. Any time I get to spend with "my ladies" is a blessing. They are one of God's greatest gifts to me. I always ask myself, "how did I get THIS blessed to have THESE women?" I love our ladies so much sometimes I think I'm just going to burst with the goodness of God over it!!! I love them ALL --they have been such an amazing blessing in my life. We enjoyed about two hours of talking and eating, and Candy gave away some special gifts. I didn't have a guest speaker or anything this morning, just shared with them for 3-5 minutes and we talked, which is what we love to do best! I love our ladies... did I mention that?
I just heard some news today that really inspired me. A church here in Tampa, Relevant Church is doing a new thing this month called the "30 Days Sex Challenge." (I've never visited the church but Pastor Trinity - our children's pastor - has visited or has met some people from this church and he was very impressed.) Realizing that this is a major element missing from some marriages (the frequency factor) their lead pastor, Paul Wirth, has issued a challenge for all the married couples to have sex for 30 days in a row. At the same time he has issued a challenge for all unmarrieds to completely abstain from sex. Of course we know the Bible says that those who are unmarried should not have sex in the first place but the point is, a lot of unmarried's aren't obeying the Lord's command to abstain and this is just one pastor's way of trying to get them to see that indeed, there is a better way! (God's way!) At the same time, many married couples are no