Posts with the category “from-the-archives”
5 Steps to Handling the Hurt of Adultery
by Deana Bell on January 18th, 2021
FROM THE ARCHIVES: There is no denying that adultery brings an incredible amount of pain and hurt when it enters a marriage. This pain may manifest in many ways; rejection, anger, feelings of failure and worthlessness, frustration, helplessness, confusion, depression, suicidal thoughts, vengeful attitudes, shame, neediness, dependencies, and the list goes on. As humans who have been created to fee...
Relating to Others Who Do Not Have a Revelation of Covenant
by Deana Bell on June 23rd, 2020
FROM THE ARCHIVES: In Ephesians 4:2, we read, “…With all lowliness and meekness, with long suffering, forbearing one another in love.” We need to remember that, especially when working with those who are not in agreement with what we’re doing (standing for the healing and restoration of our marriages and families). You know what God has shown you in His Word. However, many of God’s people, His pre...
Quarantine: God's Special Time
by Deana Bell on March 31st, 2020
BY: Deana Bell, Restored Marriage, Director and Marilyn Conrad (founder) Years and years ago a Covenant Keeper reached out to us from Australia and wrote to us about a new government reform to their tax system and how it was concerning to her. The reform was called the "GST,” (Goods and Services Tax). This Covenant Keeper was already struggling to pay her bills and the proposed tax reform was thre...
Weariness in the Waiting?
by Deana Bell on March 18th, 2020
We can certainly expect objections from the enemy in two specific areas if we are believing that our marriages will be healed.
A Lesson in Deception
by Deana Bell on March 15th, 2020
When we deal with someone who blows up or gets angry, remember that anger and hatred are fruits of deception.
The Illusion of Your Circumstances...
by Deana Bell on March 9th, 2020
FROM THE CK ARCHIVES: It would appear that Satan, the enemy of our souls, has increased his attacks upon believers, and of course upon Covenant Keepers around the world. Circumstances appear to be insurmountable for many and discouragement has resulted. We should not be surprised by these attacks because, according to 2 Corinthians 2:11 we are not ignorant of Satan’s devices. Also, circumstances a...
The Heart's Meaning and Function
by Deana Bell on February 17th, 2020
FROM THE CK ARCHIVES: The Heart's Meaning and Function from our workbook "Foundations for Keeping Covenant." (written by founder, Marilyn Conrad, et al.) Our heart can be compared to a spring from which both good and bad water can flow. We are encouraged to guard that spring so that only what is pure will be produced. (Compare Luke 6:45 to James 3:10-11) The heart is our center of life. “Keep thy...
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