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Emily Stone


Emily Stone, mother of four and a pastor's spouse, is a professor and license marriage and family therapist. She and her husband write about faith and life at

Blog Posts by Emily Stone

Posted by Emily Stone 2 years 20 weeks ago
I’m going to tell you something I do not do very well.  But, only if you will not tell the other mothers because I have listened to them talk, and apparently I am the only one not very good at...
Posted by Emily Stone 2 years 21 weeks ago
The New Year is upon us and it is time for us to participate in the yearly tradition of setting new goals and listing our resolutions. Even if you deny it, I suspect that when that calendar year...
Posted by Emily Stone 2 years 25 weeks ago
One of the great debates around Christmastime for Christians is whether to encourage or allow the belief in Santa Claus. I have friends and family on both sides of this debate, so I want to be...