“One thing children never forget is if their father was present in their lives and what that presence was like. When men speak of their father being absent or not around, it is an embedded memory. Presence in the home is the bedrock of being in a family.” –Eric Mason
I realized that the body of Christ is much bigger than I thought. I realized that God could be found in places where I thought I should never dare show up. I realized that pastors who wear Hawaiian shirts can be spirit-filled and speak the truth of God. I realized that women who have tattoos and drink wine can still care about God and even encourage me spiritually. I realized that God isn’t limited to skirts, suits and ties, the old hymns, and the King James Version.
Friendships between single and married women: some practical advice -