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Paula Marchman


Thoughts and Tears

Has someone ever hurt you so deeply by misunderstanding you? Did you feel like their anger and their venom invaded your space? You work hard at keeping your peace about you and asking forgiveness. But nighttime comes and you find yourself ruminating over the situation, replaying the ill feelings the[…} Read more….


Celebration of Marriage: The Iceberg

Most quarrels are really not about “the what” that is being presented …there are deeper, hidden issues that fuel these conflicts and make them far more intense and hurtful than they would otherwise be. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ “Pick-me, please pick me…” That nagging heart-wrenching thought when teams were being picked on the playground[…} Read more….


Celebration of Marriage: The First Ripple

We are pleased to introduce the first part of our new series, which excerpts pieces from our upcoming seminar series for married couples, scheduled for 2016. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ When Christ is invited into the heart of your marriage, a new family is created. The first ripple is: your home, your marriage, and[…} Read more….

Remembering Harriette Keen Jacobs

Our hearts are very saddened to report that a beautiful servant of the Lord, Harriette Keen Jacobs has fallen asleep in the Lord. Harriette was very instrumental in the beginnings of Family Life Ministry and this website/blog. Her creativity and dedication to her family and to this ministry were inspiring[…} Read more….