July 25, 2023
Making the Case for Marital Fidelity

            I grew up in the fifties, thinking that marital fidelity was just what you do.  All the Schmidts I had heard of had apparently been faithful to their spouses, and I was told that it just make good sense, for families and for society.  At church we were told this was one of the […]

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January 30, 2023

Core Values for WELL Inc. Universal Generosity  ~  As Jesus gave to the woman at the well, from our inspired                                               wellsprings inside and in community, we are giving away grace                                               and truth to all who want it. The Common Good  ~     In our communications, actions, and work products, we inspire […]

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January 7, 2023
The Biblical Basis for the APW

Scriptural Elements of the WELL Mission Deuteronomy 6: 2-3           If you obey all His decrees and commands, you will enjoy a long life. . . .  Then all will go well with you, and you will have many children in the land flowing with milk and honey.  NLT Psalms 139: 23-24               Search me O God, […]

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September 14, 2021
How I Live: Are the Best Things in Life really Free?

  NATURAL QUIET AND SIMPLICITY INSPIRE ACTIVE INVOLVEMENT August 2022 At midlife, I had been building and launching both my family and my career for over 20 years.  I was stressed out from trying to make ends meet.  My business supported employees and counselors, but during its last years, I reached a point where I […]

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July 23, 2021
Love, Sex, and Gender: WHAT MAKES US HEALTHY?

How parents can discuss these things with teens             When I was a teenager, and especially when I left home for college, I had trouble refraining from certain things just because I was told not to do them.  Even if I saw it in the Bible written as something not to do, in order to […]

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May 22, 2020
Groups during Covid-19

Group therapy from home at reduced prices is now being offered, using Zoom so we can all see each other during the session, with no special app or equipment needed on your end but a smartphone with audio-video.  I've paid for extra security for these meetings:  your picture and sound are encrypted before they leave your phone […]

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March 21, 2020
Types of Virtual Groups and When They Meet

Purposes, Format, and Schedules Coping with Coronavirus Changes  (Re-ordering our Lives) Tuesday mornings 10:15 - 11:30 This is called a process group, a place where men and women can process their issues related to the changes recently brought into their lives by the Coronavirus.  All participants set goals for themselves, and share them with the […]

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March 21, 2020
Virtual From-your-home Groups: Rules and Pricing

Rules and Pricing for Virtual  Groups You can attend online from Home Rules The groups will meet once a week for an hour and fifteen minutes, at the same time each week.  Each person will be able to see and hear each other person in the group, in little boxes on your computer screen or […]

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September 9, 2019
How I Live

  DOWN-SIZING AND SIMPLIFYING MY LIFE: FINDING THE BEST THINGS IN LIFE ARE FREE   At midlife, I had been building and launching both my family and my career for over 20 years.  Yet I reached a point where I couldn’t pay my bills or bond with my family.  I was stressed out from trying […]

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February 16, 2019
Is this sexual activity dirty for us?

  Applying Romans 14 to Marital Lovemaking   Spiritually, most Christians consider romantic touch a matter of individual conscience.  The Bible doesn’t give one set of behavioral guidelines here for everybody, so the principles of Romans 14 should certainly apply.  Let’s each read this chapter devotionally, letting it and God read us as we do.  […]

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