Quarterly ANRSpace member tally

To show that ANRs are very gradually becoming popular, here’s an up to date record of the number of heterosexual profiles on ANRSpace: 6,744. A quarter ago, there were 6,547 members, a 3.0 % quarterly increase, or 66 new members each month. Caution: of all ANR dating sites, ANRSpace comes closest to receiving an endorsement from Christ-centered ANR. Continue reading Quarterly ANRSpace member tally

Thanks to guidance from God, improving our sex life has been the #1 marriage enhancer, of everything else tried

Getting married soon? Or maybe you’re already married and looking for some encouragement? Visit http://pinterest.com/pin/Aak3uZCRWxOuHfZMOYHQd-oGcthn25aB51xtNG2jZd1Nnvu4FiHM01k/?s=3&m=wordpress My favorite part of the article: 5. SEX IS IMPORTANT…LIKE REALLY IMPORTANT I seriously can’t touch on this point enough! (I’m actually thinking about writing an e-book on the topic of sex in marriage, so let me know in the Continue reading Thanks to guidance from God, improving our sex life has been the #1 marriage enhancer, of everything else tried

Couples Nursing friendly dating profile 1

What I’m most passionate about: Caring, hospitality, turning my home into a sanctuary, spiritual and emotional growth, living out the Beatitudes, gardening, writing, reading, nature, silence, nurturing deep connections with God and people, humor, good nutrition, dancing & balance/ rhythm in life. I typically spend my leisure time: Gardening, outdoor activities, reading, writing, crafts, cultural Continue reading Couples Nursing friendly dating profile 1

Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth

2Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth: for thy love is better than wine. 3Because of the savour of thy good ointments thy name is as ointment poured forth, therefore do the virgins love thee. The Friends 4Draw me, we will run after thee: the king hath brought me into his chambers: Continue reading Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth

Proverbs 29

English Standard Version (ESV) 29 He who is often reproved, yet stiffens his neck,     will suddenly be broken beyond healing. 2 When the righteous increase, the people rejoice,     but when the wicked rule, the people groan. 3 He who loves wisdom makes his father glad,     but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth. 4 By justice a king builds Continue reading Proverbs 29

Proverbs 27

English Standard Version (ESV) 27 Do not boast about tomorrow,     for you do not know what a day may bring. 2 Let another praise you, and not your own mouth;     a stranger, and not your own lips. 3 A stone is heavy, and sand is weighty,     but a fool’s provocation is heavier than both. 4 Wrath is cruel, anger Continue reading Proverbs 27

Proverbs 25

English Standard Version (ESV) More Proverbs of Solomon 25 These also are proverbs of Solomon which the men of Hezekiah king of Judah copied. 2 It is the glory of God to conceal things,     but the glory of kings is to search things out. 3 As the heavens for height, and the earth for depth,     so the heart Continue reading Proverbs 25

The gates of hell shall not prevail against Christ’s Church

Huff and puff all you want but “the gates of hell shall not prevail against [Christ’s] church.” -Matthew 16:18 kelzshepYou shall never blow a believer’s house down.   Christians are protected by a power that opponents can never comprehend. It is over their heads and out of their leagues. Infinitely out of their leagues.   God Continue reading The gates of hell shall not prevail against Christ’s Church

Proverbs 24

English Standard Version (ESV) 24 Be not envious of evil men,     nor desire to be with them, 2 for their hearts devise violence,     and their lips talk of trouble. 3 By wisdom a house is built,     and by understanding it is established; 4 by knowledge the rooms are filled     with all precious and pleasant riches. 5 A wise man is Continue reading Proverbs 24

Proverbs 22

English Standard Version (ESV) 22 A good name is to be chosen rather than great riches,     and favor is better than silver or gold. 2 The rich and the poor meet together;     the Lord is the Maker of them all. 3 The prudent sees danger and hides himself,     but the simple go on and suffer for it. 4 The Continue reading Proverbs 22

Proverbs 21

English Standard Version (ESV) 21 The king’s heart is a stream of water in the hand of the Lord;     he turns it wherever he will. 2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes,     but the Lord weighs the heart. 3 To do righteousness and justice     is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice. 4 Haughty Continue reading Proverbs 21

Nipples of her they shall satiate you in every of season

  This Interlinear Hebrew appears to have the original Hebrew, followed by a transliteration, and finally the English translation. Considering how this version uses the word “nipples” instead of “breasts” and the minor differences between the transliteration here and those of Old Testament Hebrew expert Bruce Waltke, perhaps it’s the Arabic cognate he mentions that’s used Continue reading Nipples of her they shall satiate you in every of season

Proverbs 19

English Standard Version (ESV) 19 Better is a poor person who walks in his integrity     than one who is crooked in speech and is a fool. 2 Desire[a] without knowledge is not good,     and whoever makes haste with his feet misses his way. 3 When a man’s folly brings his way to ruin,     his heart rages against the Continue reading Proverbs 19

The Fall, and a foreshadowing of Redemption

“I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your offspring and her offspring; he shall bruise your head, and you shall bruise his heel.” And the LORD God made for Adam and for his wife garments of skins and clothed them. (Cf. Isaiah 61:10: I will greatly rejoice in the LORD; my Continue reading The Fall, and a foreshadowing of Redemption