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Marriage Health & Fitness

What does physical health and fitness have to do with marriage health? It was almost five years ago, in 2011, that I (Carrie) had a ruptured brain aneurysm and massive brain haemorrhage. Going through that crisis, the corrective surgery, and the recovery time was a major wake up...

Intimacy: The Challenge We Face

CNN recently featured an article by Lee Woodruff entitled, Why Veterans Have Intimacy Issues. In her article, Woodruff—herself the wife of a war vet—explained that for many war vet couples, the lack of intimacy is the ongoing heartache after many of the wounds of war have been healed. PTSD,...

Giving a Full Body Massage

The benefits of giving a full body massage are many and varied: relieve stress built up in muscle tension promote relaxation and the production of endorphins, the body’s natural painkillers and, at the same time, stimulate muscle tone and alleviate muscle pain Massaging your spouse also: ...

An Unhappy Marriage Can Be Transformed

An unhappy marriage makes everyone sad. Bad relationships result from a multitude of causes: absence of love toward wives and respect toward husbands, toxic verbal and non verbal communication, as well as poor conflict resolution skills, to name just a few, are always deadly ingredients...

Relationship Warning Signs for Losing Intimacy

Use the following questions to help identify relationship warning signs that indicate you and your spouse are losing intimacy. Relationship Warning Signs for Spiritual Intimacy Is your partner unwilling to forgive you for past hurts? Does your spouse ask God for help in solving your problems? ...

Marriage Trouble Can Be Overcome

Dealing with marriage trouble is a difficult endeavor, but can be overcome! There are answers for an unhappy marriage when couples are willing to fight for their relationship. Marriage repair almost always involves couples changing their hearts and minds about issues that may have been long standing. When they acknowledge...

The Power of the Weekly Date Night

Jim and Carrie often talk about having weekly date nights! Although they have missed a few, even with raising nine children, they've managed to consistently have weekly date nights since 1988! Impressive, right? They talk about 'checking in' with each other (eg., "how can I serve you...

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Steps to an Affair and Ways to Prevent It

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Understanding Women in Relationships

Men commonly complain that understanding women in relationships is well-nigh impossible. Have you seen the book entitled What Men Know About Women? When you open the book, you find all the pages are completely blank! Guys, there is hope! Here are three keys to help in...