The Barbara Rainey Podcast: Gift Giving in the Rainey Home

By Barbara Rainey | December 8, 2022 | 0 Comments

  The gift-giving season is fully upon us! I’ve been working through our gift list for a while now, but with 27 grandchildren, I feel like I’ll never be done! Many years ago, when our kids were small, Dennis and I decided we wanted to focus on giving, rather than receiving. In fact, the Bible […]

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The Barbara Rainey Podcast: Thanksgiving: A Time to Remember

By Barbara Rainey | November 10, 2022 | 0 Comments

I don’t know about you, but to me it feels as though October dragged by a bit and now November is racing ahead and we are only two weeks from Thanksgiving! I feel like every year stores are putting out their Christmas decorations earlier and earlier and Thanksgiving gets glossed over. One of the things […]

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The Barbara Rainey Podcast: The Importance of Gratitude

By Barbara Rainey | October 20, 2022 | 0 Comments

If you have been around children, I’m sure you have seen they can be selfish creatures! I vividly remember one day when my daughter Ashley called and said “Mom, I’ve figured out what my problem is.”   I said, “Okay?”   She said, “It is Daniel!”   I laughed—Daniel was her 14-month-old at the time and, long story […]

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The Barbara Rainey Podcast: Sexual Intimacy

By Barbara Rainey | October 6, 2022 | 0 Comments

Two become one. This is a phrase we use and talk about often, but I’ve found it’s also a hard phrase to fully understand. It feels like “two becoming one” in marriage should happen immediately after the wedding and when it doesn’t, we become frustrated. That leads me to today’s episode of my podcast…Sex. This […]

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The Barbara Rainey Podcast: Weathering the Storms in Our Marriage

By Barbara Rainey | September 22, 2022 | 0 Comments

Weathering a storm in your marriage is never easy, but unfortunately something we all go through, eventually. It doesn’t typically take very long after the “I do’s” for the “worse” in “for better or for worse” to be tested. But I will say, I’ve heard from many people who have been through suffering—whether it’s shallow, […]

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