Stephanie Rische

Stubbing My Toe on Grace

The Amazing Grace House February 13, 2014

Filed under: Marriage — Stephanie Rische @ 8:03 am
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I’m over at Today’s Christian Woman today, writing about what an old bed-and-breakfast taught me about the hard, beautiful work of marriage.

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When my husband and I went away for the weekend to mark our second anniversary, we were looking for a place that fit in our budget and could squeeze into the boxes on the already-full calendar. What we hadn’t anticipated was that we’d meet a house with a story—a house that served as a poignant metaphor of marriage. . . .

 

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6 Responses to “The Amazing Grace House”

  1. Marilyn Kitchell Says:

    what a beautiful story … makes me want to stay there …  is it far away? we’re always looking for something close, affordable and ‘romantic’ or close to it!!  thx marilyn

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  2. I recommend it! It’s in the Quad Cities: http://www.winbornbandb.com/

  3. LInda Says:

    A beautiful post. I love old houses – visiting them and writing about them. And you captured this great comparison to marriage.

  4. Nancy Rische Says:

    Stephanie, it is definately a gift to see those metaphors. Many people, including me, often miss the parallels between God’s nature and the world.


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