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He Said He’s A New Man. Now What?

By Leslie Vernick | November 11, 2013 |

  Good Monday friends, If you are a Veteran, I want to thank you for serving our country and sacrificing yourself for my freedom. I’d love to thank you by gifting you with a CD, The TRUTH Principle. Just e-mail my assistant Donna at assistant@leslievernick.com with your name and address, and I will personally sign it for you and mail…

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More About Boundaries and Consequences

By Leslie Vernick | April 22, 2013 |

  Today’s Question: Since you’ve been talking about boundaries, I have a question related to waiting/holding my boundaries in an emotional destructive relationship. After about a year and a half of counseling, studying, praying, learning and with the accountability of several strong prayer partners . . . . I began confronting some things about my relationship with my Mom –…

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Misunderstandings About Biblical Headship and Submission

By Leslie Vernick | September 24, 2012 |

                      Morning Friends, I couldn’t wait to share with you the contraption my hubby set up for me on my treadmill. You see it? Now I can stand and walk while I write. Since most of my work is done sitting, with all the writing I’ve been doing I’m definitely…

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Who Get’s The Final Say?

By Leslie Vernick | September 4, 2012 |

Morning Friends, As some of you know, my big birthday was over the weekend. Yes, we celebrated the entire weekend and I had a wonderful time. My husband and sister planned a surprise weekend in Chicago for Friday night, and Eagle River Wisconsin for Saturday and Sunday. It was called A Blast to the Past and all (except one) of…

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My mom’s in an emotionally destructive relationship with my dad. What should I do?

By Leslie Vernick | September 19, 2011 |

Good Monday Morning Friends: I hope you had a beautiful weekend. I just finished reading a beautifully written new book by Michael and Gina Spehn, The Color of Rain. It is a true story of incredible loss, hope, and trust in God’s goodness. Both Michael and Gina lost their spouses to cancer at young ages. The shared grief turned to…

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Do I Have to Submit to My Husband?

By Leslie Vernick | August 4, 2008 |

Question: My husband constantly tells me I have to submit to him. There are times I seriously disagree with his decisions. What do I do? Joyce in Illinois Answer: It isn’t easy but submission is an important discipline in the spiritual life. It teaches us that we don’t have to have our own way and that some things are more…

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