Author Archives: JillSavage

Talking…praying…and crying

It was a hard weekend at the Savage household.  Initially Mark and I enjoyed a wonderful Friday and Saturday encouraging a group of women in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. What a wonderful group of ladies! On the way home, however, life … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“To accept grace is to accept the vow to give it.”                                                           … Continue reading

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Mommy Guilt

Let’s cut to the chase: Mommy guilt is a liar. It tells us that if only we had made all the right choices and done everything perfectly, we would’ve been able to produce all the right outcomes. It tells us that if we’ll only try harder, the internal struggle will stop. Unfortunately, it’s a false, misleading trap. Continue reading

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Marriage Monday: Staying in Touch

How do you and your spouse stay connected when you are apart? Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“Love doesn’t erase the past, but it makes the future different.”                                                     ~Gary Chapman

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Unleash Your Power To Respect

When I read the book Love and Respect, I was first introduced to the concept of “unconditional respect.”  It wasn’t something I’d ever heard of before. I always thought that respect needed to be earned.  What I’ve come to understand … Continue reading

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Marriage Monday: Moving From Me To We

Every couple should ask, “What are we doing apart that we could be doing together?” Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“Don’t ever let the place you start dictate where you finish.”                                                           … Continue reading

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Fifty Shades of Experience

This is part 2 of my Fifty Shades of No post. Over twenty years of ministry, Mark and I have mentored hundreds of married couples in crisis.  Many of those couples were dealing with issues caused by pornography–and no, it … Continue reading

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Fifty Shades of No

You can still enter the giveaway we announced yesterday. I apologize that the link sent out yesterday didn’t work.  Many of you found where to share your comment on the blog site in order to enter the giveaway, but if … Continue reading

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