marriage

The Biblical Basis of a Wonder-Filled Marriage

God’s design for marriage is amazing—and specific! By specific, I mean that to benefit from the wonder of God’s design, we must follow that design; when we do, the door is open for us to pursue the marriage of our dreams!...

One Simple Habit to Practice
Four Reasons To Practice This Simple Habit

I glanced behind me and smiled at our friends, a married couple with a teenager and younger child. I noted that they sat with their two children between them. I wondered to myself, “Were they angry or upset with one another?” ...

Conflict and asking for forgiveness
Marriage Conflict and Intimacy

Jim and I have had moments of marriage conflict during our 33 plus years of marriage. Our relationship has had its ups and downs. We’ve discovered that marriage is a path and a journey… albeit the most wonderful journey of our lives! Both Jim and I...

Wedding Rings
The Wedding Rings Story

I really like my wedding rings.  Not only are they a symbol of the love Jim and I have for one another, but I’ve been wearing the rings for over 33 years! About five years ago, I spent a few minutes with a soft toothbrush and...

Free Marriage Advice!

You’re thinking, “What good is free marriage advice?” We’ve all heard that advice is cheap—-but if you will just take our advice to work hard to spice up marriage, you will never regret your efforts! A lot of pre marriage counseling is devoted to informing...

Kneeling in Prayer

When a couple continues kneeling in prayer together on a regular basis, spiritual intimacy between that husband and wife is greatly increased. The habit of praying together is essential and foundational for building spiritual intimacy in couples. Benefits Jim and I receive as a result of praying...

Low Expectations will Hinder Your Marriage

Having low expectations for marriage and sex can be debilitating to a successful relationship and keep you from experiencing your dream marriage! We have examined some of the fundamental ways that Christianity, in our common experience, has transmitted a negative or minimalistic view of sex. For...

Christian Bubble

The Christian bubble: part 3 in our series of articles about Christians and views of sex.  In previous articles: Dualism, and the Error in Pairs, we attempted to provide a brief explanation why the words Christian and Sex seem to be incongruous! Wrong thinking about what the Bible really says...