This morning at life coaching my ladies had a surprise birthday party for me. I came in and everything was PINK, PINK, PINK!! There was a cake with candles, a beautiful huge arrangement of fresh roses, some gifts, and an amazing array of food including homemade chocolate stuffed crepes, cherry pie (my favorite) and more! They gave me a little dress for Maddie and also a beautiful silver bracelet that I just LOVE. I am so blessed with such loving, and caring women that surround me. They are my dearest friends. Every day...every single day, I thank God for them. I really don't think they have any comprehension what this means to me but I really hope God shows them just a glimpse.
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