Rooted In . . .?

I have discovered another spiritual application as I continue to work in our desert yard. It relates to roots. There are some small Cholla cactus that have taken root from the segments that drop to the ground. Especially now, with so much summer rain they are growing profusely. I probably pulled up 20-30 of them.… Continue reading Rooted In . . .?

The Light of Life

I made a wonderful discovery while working in our desert yard. I had seen little blooming Rose Pincushion cacti in other yards and wished I had some. One morning I discovered one of them in my yard, then another and another and many more! Let me briefly describe our yard. I grew up in Minnesota… Continue reading The Light of Life

Thorns and Snares

My husband, Larry, and I have been working on our "yard" this summer. Our "yard" consists of 5 acres of desert vegetation including close to 100 Saguaro cactus, Mesquite and Palo Verde trees, Barrel Cactus, Graythorn, Crucifixion Thorn, Creosote, Prickly Pear, Pincushion cactus and others I haven't identified. Our goal is to prune and separate… Continue reading Thorns and Snares

Song of Solomon 7:7

Abiding in the Vine Recently I read the book, Secrets of the Vine, by Bruce Wilkinson, available on Amazon. He clearly teaches God's plan and desire for His church is to bear fruit, even much fruit. God uses discipline and He uses purging to make us fruit-bearing. There is outward fruit of bearing children and… Continue reading Song of Solomon 7:7

Song of Solomon 5:2-3

Broken Relationship In Chapter 10 of our book, we look at a broken relationship and how to restore it according to the word of God. Whatever the conflict or breakdown in a marital relationship, God has a plan for restoration. We all fail from time to time, whether in small things or larger things. If… Continue reading Song of Solomon 5:2-3

Song of Solomon 4:16

Bema Seat In our book, Simply Song of Solomon, A Book on Biblical Sex, Chapters 3, 9 and 16 are all titled "Consummation." Chapters 3 and 6 describe Solomon coming for his bride on their wedding day and the consummation of their marriage. Chapter 16 describes Jesus coming to rapture His bride, the church, to… Continue reading Song of Solomon 4:16

Song of Solomon 4:3: Scarlet Worm

In Sections 1 and 2 of our book Simply Song of Solomon, we relate the Song of Solomon to marriage and marital sex. In our study of the Song we learned the depth of God's word also included Jesus' bride, the church and God's faithfulness to His chosen people Israel. Thus, Section 3 of our… Continue reading Song of Solomon 4:3: Scarlet Worm

Bottom Line

By Larry Priest If a woman does not achieve full orgasm, she is deprived of the hormonal stimulants, regulators and balancers which she needs to relieve stress. Yet, she may not be aware of her need.  She doesn’t have to understand how it all works, but instinctively feels that somehow It is her husband’s fault.… Continue reading Bottom Line

Hormones and Sex

By Larry Priest To Explain Sexual Chemistry a Bit Powerful brain chemicals are released during foreplay and orgasm. This is why it is important for wives to experience an orgasm as powerful as her husband’s.  Men Vasopressin is one of the main hormones released in men during orgasm. It is a great sleep aid which… Continue reading Hormones and Sex