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“Sure, we had friends that we occasionally spent time with, but none of them really knew what was going on. They didn't *really* know us. Because we didn't let them. And we didn't invest in them well, either. . So, sin thrived. It was easy to disengage because we didn't invite others in to challenge us. It was easy for Justin's alcoholism and my need for control to run rampant in our marriage, leaving us hanging on by a thread, and lonelier than ever. . When we moved to central Arkansas in 2017, we knew something had to change...” . NEW BLOG POST about our loneliest time and four practical steps we took to build community. Link in bio. . 📷: @toddowensphotography . . #community #marriage #speakingtruth #biblicalcommunity #vulnerability #friendships #blogger

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