Category: Marriage

Christmas During Difficult Times

November 30, 2016 - Marriage, Romance, Serious Struggles

I want everyone to believe that I have it together—we all do, don’t we? That’s important to most of us—for others to see us as strong and courageous in every situation? The problem is that those who see us...

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Husbands Love Your Wives — Really Love Them

August 17, 2016 - Marriage

In the process of understanding our relationship with our wives, what is the most important factor? Do we try our best to measure up to what we perceive as their expectations for us, or are we supposed to relate...

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SUCCESS IN MARRIAGE

September 16, 2015 - Marriage

I have been asked over the years why my marriage was such a success. Most think it was Gwen that made it work. Many others believe I was responsible. The truth is something she would readily admit. It was...

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THE ANTIDOTE FOR THE MARRIAGE KILLER

September 2, 2015 - Marriage

I have been aware of something peculiar to Americans for quite some time—rudeness. I realize that this trait is not specific to our country, but it has a flare here that you won’t find elsewhere. This is especially true...

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CRYING IT OUT DOESN’T WORK IN INFANTS OR MARRIAGE

August 31, 2015 - Marriage, Parenting

Society tells us to stand up for our rights and demand what we have earned. It is an interesting philosophy, which promises to reward us with earthly or spiritual riches. There’s only one problem – God never made this...

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ROMANCE’S ELUSIVE SECRET FORMULA

August 19, 2015 - Marriage, Men Only

Do you want to be a Godly man? If you’re following God’s design for your marriage, there are some critical questions to ask: Do you want to be with your wife more than with the guys? Meeting up with...

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MARRIAGE OR KILL ZONE — YOUR CHOICE

August 12, 2015 - Marriage

My father once said that kindness was the most important trait missing in marriages that fail. At first, I thought he might be off base—it would have been the first time. Then I discovered something I never expected. Kindness...

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HOW TO FIX A BAD MARRIAGE

July 13, 2015 - Marriage

Marriage counselors, some of them proposing to be Christians, place more importance on assigning blame and assessing penalties than understanding the root of the problem.  When there are difficulties in a marriage, one or the other in the couple...

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LIFE IS SHORT

July 7, 2015 - Marriage, Parenting

As a young father, my life was filled with responsibilities. I wanted to earn a good wage, climb the allusive corporate ladder, and support my family well. I wanted them to have the best. It was more than making...

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HOW TO RESOLVE CONFLICT IN MARRIAGE

October 1, 2014 - Marriage

Arguments are a fact of life to some degree, but they do not have to be a part of marriage. A recent survey showed that happily married couples should argue at least nine times per month. Really? That makes absolutely no...

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