Intimacy

physical intimacy
Touch Promotes Physical Intimacy

Physical intimacy strengthens a relationship, and is unique in developing and maintaining intimacy between couples. It is the brief meeting of two souls....

men and relationships
Men and Relationships

Ladies, you don’t have to be married very long before you have some surprises about men and relationships! William Harley in his book, His Needs, Her Needs, correctly points out that when comparing the average man and woman, they...

Love Games to Enrich Your Marriage!

Every marriage could be enriched through love games! These special marriage games enhance communication and infuse a healthy dose of fun into relationships that may have grown tired and worn! With mounting pressures, responsibilities, and stresses, the fun factor is usually the first casualty! Couples...

A Science Lesson for Couples!

Q: What percentage of an iceberg is typically seen above the water? A: 10% (to 20%) That’s right! The greater part of the iceberg is hidden beneath the ocean water. The iceberg is a brilliant illustration for couples to understand the importance of intimacy in our relationships. When...

Non verbal Communication
Non Verbal Communication

Given that “actions speak louder than words”, it’s easy to understand why non verbal communication is so important to the development of intimacy. Communication in relationships may very well be the critical component of success in developing intimacy...

Quotes about Love
Use These Love Quotes to Spice Things Up

We know, sometimes love quotes can sound a bit corny. But, a few well-chosen ones are a great way to make your spouse smile! Whether in a card or note, or spoken at just the right time, love quotes can help spice things up. Here we share some...

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,...

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...