I recently read an article on line where an unmarried couple stated they were Christians but chose to live together because they wanted to get to know one another. They said their reason for doing so was because God would desire them to know each other better, hence their justification for their ... Read More about Proverbs for Couples: Do You Mock or Embrace God’s Advice on Marriage?
The main ingredient for great communication in marriage is the ability to be vulnerable with one another. But it's hard to remain vulnerable once your spouse has hurt you. I know I won't be quick to share my heart with Eric if I feel he's going to stomp all over my heart. Being that I want to be ... Read More about Proverbs for Couples: How to Create an Emotionally Safe Place for Communication (Part 3)
Every couple will at some point experience conflict in their relationship. Having a set of guidelines from a biblical perspective has been the key for Eric and me. Knowing how to act and react when we disagree with the other person has kept our arguments to a minimum, and we've resolved our problems ... Read More about Proverbs for Couples: How to Resolve Conflict in Marriage
Eric and I didn't always communicate well with one another. In our early years, I was a jumbled mess of emotions not fully aware of what I was feeling, what was wrong, and what or how to fix the problem. One minute I would lash out and the next minute I would shut down. He, on the other hand, I was ... Read More about Proverbs for Couples Series: How to Communicate in Marriage (Part 1)
Divorce for the Christian can be a complicated thing. Is divorce ever allowed? Is it okay to remarry? Let's turn to the Bible for answers on this sensitive topic. Click below to listen. What the Bible has to say about divorce. 1) God hates divorce, and He wants you to stay ... Read More about Is It Biblically Okay to Remarry After Divorce?