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Is Everything Okay, Honey?

On May 22, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication, With Comments Off on Is Everything Okay, Honey?

Supporting each other through tough times is perhaps one of the most important parts of marriage. But being a supportive wife or husband doesn’t always come naturally. It’s easy to feel helpless when your partner is  suffering and you don’t know what you can do to ease that suffering. Here…

Asking for Personal Space from your Spouse

On May 16, 2020, Posted by , In Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Asking for Personal Space from your Spouse

Personal space and privacy are an important part of a healthy marriage. It’s hard to have a healthy marriage when your entire lives revolve around each other and your kids. However, it’s also challenging to tell your spouse you want some alone time without hurting their feelings or getting into…

How to Have a Romantic, Dinner Date at Home

On May 9, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems, With Comments Off on How to Have a Romantic, Dinner Date at Home

Food is one of the greatest pleasures. Some of us enjoy trying new and exciting foods, while others would rather enjoy their favorite foods. When dating, your partner’s favorite food is one of the first things you find out about him or her. You discover most of this information by…

Dealing with a Spouse’s Job Loss

On May 1, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Anger,Avoid Divorce,Balancing Work And Family,Common Marriage Problems, With Comments Off on Dealing with a Spouse’s Job Loss

Unemployment is one of the main causes of marital problems and divorce, because it is very demoralizing for your husband or wife to be laid off from work. Most homes today rely on two incomes to make ends meet, so when one income is lost it can place a lot…

How To Make Life At Home Less Stressful During Covid-19

On April 24, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems, With Comments Off on How To Make Life At Home Less Stressful During Covid-19

Life at home is stressful these days as millions of families self-shelter to stay safe from COVID-19. But is there anything you can do to make it a little bit easier (and by “easier” I mean not lose your sanity)? Yes! It’s pretty simple, actually. Be considerate (1 Peter 3:7)….

How Covid-19 is Hurting Families

On April 17, 2020, Posted by , In Anger,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication,Save Marriage,Stress, With Comments Off on How Covid-19 is Hurting Families

Domestic violence is on the rise as families struggle with self-sheltering. (By the way, domestic violence also includes verbal and emotional abusiveness; it’s more than physical abuse.) Fear, worry, concern, loss, financial stress, close quarters, and more, are straining families. Here are ways to reduce the pressure and stress on…

Telling Your Spouse You’ve Changed Your Mind About Having Kids

On April 10, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems, With Comments Off on Telling Your Spouse You’ve Changed Your Mind About Having Kids

When people are getting married the conversation around whether or not to have kids can take many forms: Agreeing to wait a while before having kids Agreeing to have kids immediately Deciding not to have kids Agreeing to decide later whether or not to have kids This marriage advice for…

Loving Kindness

On April 3, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Loving Kindness

How often do you go out of your way to be kind to your partner? When everyday responsibilities become stressful, little acts of kindness from a spouse can make difficult times easier to handle. In fact, kindness is a great way to show love and affection for your partner and…

Self Confidence Makes Your Marriage Better

On March 27, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Self Confidence Makes Your Marriage Better

All healthy relationships and marriages go through hard times. However, marriage problems are not an indication of the couples’ abilities or lack thereof and should never be taken as such.  Couples’ should never tie their self pride to the success of their relationship. It takes two self confident people to…

Coping With Different Fight Styles

On March 20, 2020, Posted by , In All Posts,Anger,Avoid Divorce,Communication,Divorce,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Coping With Different Fight Styles

Every married couple – no matter how well they communicate – will have relationship issues at some point in their marriage. However, every disagreement doesn’t have to turn into a fight. It is possible to diffuse an argument and literally stop a fight in its tracks. How do you deal…