We are reading, living, learning, and my head is buzzing with ideas for posts, but it's fine if I don't write them all. I'll start with the last book I've finished, Letters to Karen. I grabbed it at the library for fifty cents. It is a self help book, but an old one and though you can sense it's not contemporary for the lack of references to our networking life, its advice is not outdated.
Karen asked her father, a pastor, to write her letters on the event of her marriage, and her father gives her advice, some examples of the many couples he has counseled, and writes sound thoughts with a warm style.
From it, I highlight many ideas for my marriage, and the last and powerful idea of praying together. We used to do it more, and we need to go back to it. I like how he talks about using a devotional, bringing things that we have been dealing with in our day, or things that caused us to be resentful, or appreciative, and then praying in company but silently. It may be awkward to pray out loud, although we do that, but I can see the point of doing it silently as well.
Something I did not thing I was going to get from this book, was help in how to approach