Learning to speak words of life – Gerry and Vicky’s story

Marriage isn’t easy. But when your spouse doesn’t share your views of God, it can bring additional strife to the relationship. In the article below, Gerry and Vicki describe how God not only transformed their marriage but also turned this husband and wife into a dynamic missionary team.

I could really relate to their story as I am also married (happily, thankfully) to an unbeliever who at times pushes back but is ever so surely being drawn to God:

Learning to speak words of life–Gerry & Vicki’s Story

Further excellent Christian resources

Our Daily Bread

1. Our Daily Bread (http://odb.org/)

Since it was first published in 1956, Our Daily Bread has become the resource for which RBC Ministries is best known. The daily devotional thoughts published in Our Daily Bread help readers spend time each day in God’s Word.

Our Daily Bread is published and distributed worldwide in more than 40 languages by RBC Ministries offices around the globe. RBC Ministries also produces a variety of other Bible resources, which are available for the asking. RBC Ministries is not funded or endowed by any group or denomination. Many people, making even the smallest of donations, enable RBC Ministries to reach others with the life-changing wisdom of the Bible.

Our Daily Bread radio is a daily audio program that features insights from the pages of Our Daily Bread. Each daily thought is designed to draw the listener into a closer relationship with Jesus Christ and to evoke responses of worship, love, trust and obedience.

2. My Utmost for His Highest (daily devotionals by Oswald Chambers)

http://utmost.org/

My Utmost for His Highest is a classic of devotional literature. One of the most enduring bestsellers of our time, these devotionals have touched the lives of millions, leading them into a deeper and more passionate walk with God.

Discover the wisdom of Oswald Chambers, a man who challenges you to give yourself fully to God. The powerful content of this visionary work speaks straight to the heart, helping you hear what God wants to say to you each day of the year. Shedding fresh light on the Scriptures, Chambers explores the depths of our humanity and our profound need for a God-focused life.

3. A Woman God Can Use and a Woman Jesus Can Teach Set
http://www.dhp.org/Products/A-Woman-God-Can-Use-and-A-Woman-Jesus-Can-Teach-Set__KU436.aspx

Gain a fresh perspective on balancing life’s priorities and making wise decisions in “A Woman God Can Use” and “A Woman Jesus Can Teach.” Exploring the lives of Old and New Testament women, author Dr. Alice Mathews shares insights to help you strengthen your faith, align your priorities with God’s will, and be used for His glory. Addressing the everyday issues faced by women, this inspiring combo is perfect for individual or small group study.