Items Mentioned in the Blog – 2023

REFLECTION WEEK (Dec 24-30)

INNER PEACE (Dec 17-23)
Financial Peace University – take a class!
Emotionally Healthy Spirituality by Peter Scazzero
Lori’s 2024 Reading List

GRACIOUS WORDS (Dec 10-16)

GIVE GRACE (Dec 3-9)
New Morning Mercies by Paul David Tripp
Arbinger Institute books available on Amazon

REFLECTION WEEK (Nov 26-Dec 2)
Notion app
Blank Slate game
Ransom Notes game

SEEK QUIET TIMES (Nov 19-25)
Joshua Becker’s books at Amazon
Becoming Minimalist blog
Joshua Becker on YouTube

CELEBRATE (Nov 12-18)
Jigsaw Puzzle Roll Up Mat from Amazon

SPEAK UPLIFTING WORDS (Nov 5-11)

REFLECTION WEEK (Oct 29-Nov 4)

SPEAK UP (Oct 22-28)

STAND WITH OTHERS IN DIFFICULTY (Oct 15-21)

BE WELCOMING (Oct 8-14)
Extraordinary Hospitality for Ordinary Christians by

REFLECTION WEEK (Oct 1-7)
James Clear’s newsletter

BE PREPARED (Sep 24-30)
Pelvic Floor Strong exercise program (stay healthy for great sex!)

BE ONE (Sep 17-23)

SELF-CONTROL (Sep 10-16)
James Clear’s newsletter
Moving Past Procrastination by Lori Ferguson
Atomic Habits by James Clear

REFLECTION WEEK (Sep 3-9)
Unoffendable by Brant Hansen  <- on sale right now!

BE A SERVANT (Aug 27-Sep 2)

BE A STEWARD (Aug 20-26)

SEEK GUIDANCE (Aug 13-19)
The 3rd Alternative by Stephen R Covey
Financial Peace University by Dave Ramsey

REFLECTION WEEK (Aug 6-12)

BE INVITING (July 30-Aug 5)
The Path of Intimacy by Scott Means
Heaven Made Marriage on YouTube – Scott & Jenni
Sex Chat for Christian Wives podcast
Bob Goff books on Amazon

BE GRATEFUL (July 23-29)
5 Love Languages
Bullet Journal tutorial

BE FAITHFUL (July 16-22)

REFLECTION WEEK (July 9-15)
The Men We Need by Brant Hansen
The Emotionally Destructive Marriage by Leslie Vernick
The Truth About Us by Brant Hansen

DEAL WITH YOUR STUFF FIRST (July 2-8)
Emotionally Healthy Spirituality by Peter Scazzero

DON’T INSIST ON YOUR OWN WAY (June 25-July 1)
The 3rd Alternative by Stephen R Covey

PERSEVERANCE (June 18-24)

REFLECTION WEEK (June 11-17)
Gentle & Lowly by Dane C Ortland
James Clear’s newsletter

GRACE (June 3-10)
Unoffendable by Brant Hansen

GENTLENESS (May 28-June 2)
The Allure of Gentleness by Dallas Willard
Life’s Disappointments article by Dr Corey Carlisle
The Chosen television show about the life of Christ

GENEROSITY (May 21-27)
The Generosity Factor by Ken Blanchard and S Truett Cathy

REFLECTION WEEK (May 14-20)
Finish by Jon Acuff

SEEK WISDOM (May 7-13)
Everyday Courage article by Dr. Corey Carlisle
YouTube: Heaven Made Marriage
Mentionables model-free lingerie
Wisdom Bookmarks courtesy of Doing Marriage Well

DON’T SLACK OFF (April 30-May 6)
Margin by Richard Swenson
Becoming Minimalist
YouTube: Joshua Becker
Moving Past Procrastination by Lori Ferguson

DON’T ASSUME (April 23-29)
Leadership Coaching by Tony Stoltzfus
Splendor game

REFLECTION WEEK (April 16-22)
The Men We Need by Brant Hansen
Unoffendable by Brant Hansen
Pelvic Floor Strong exercise program (get rid of those embarrassing leaks!)
I have found the one whom my soul loves t-shirt The Marriage Bed Etsy shop
Peacemaker by Ken Sande

PEACEMAKING (April 9-15)
Peacemaker by Ken Sande
The 3rd Alternative by Stephen R Covey

SEX (April 2-8)
Awaken Love website
Awaken Love book by Ruth Buezis
Sex Chat for Christian Wives podcast
Knowing Her Sexually blog & podcast
Hot, Holy and Humorous blog
Intimacy in Marriage blog
Honeycomb & Spice blog
Authentic Intimacy blog & podcast

PRAYER (March 26-April 1)
Unoffendable by Brant Hansen

REFLECTION WEEK  (March 19-25)
Moving Past Procrastination by Lori Ferguson
Home Storage Solutions 101

WORK (March 12-18)
Love Does by Bob Goff

REST  (March 5-11)
Breaking Busy by Alli Worthington
Margin by Richard Swenson

BE GOOD-HEARTED  (February 26-March 4)

REVIEW WEEK  (February 19-25)
Finish by Jon Acuff
The Lost Art of Listening by Nichols and Strauss

BE SLOW TO ANGER  (February 12-18)
Unoffendable by Brant Hansen

SPEAK THOUGHTFULLY (February 5-11)

LISTEN UP (January 29-February 4)
The Lost Art of Listening by Nichols and Strauss

REVIEW WEEK (January 22-28)
Finish by Jon Acuff
Atomic Habits by James Clear
The 12 Week Year by Moran & Lennigton

RESPECT (January 15-21)
The Respect Dare by Nina Roesner
Choosing Civility by PM Forni

TELL THE TRUTH (January 8-14)

LOVE YOUR SPOUSE AS YOURSELF (January 1-7, 2023)
The 3rd Alternative by Stephen R Covey 

WORDS THAT BUILD UP (December 11-17, 2022)

LOVE IS KIND (December 4-10, 2022)
The Kindness Challenge book by Shaunti Feldhahn
The 30-Day Kindness Challenge website
Spoiled by My Wife t-shirt The Marriage Bed Etsy shop

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