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Stop Your Divorce And Save Your Marriage Part 9: Money & Politics

On February 20, 2013, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Happy Marriage,Save Marriage, With No Comments

Money Money Make Money Let’s face it. Care to pick a fight with your spouse? Then just disagree about money. Talk about kicking over the hornets nest. Few things cause greater marital strife than money, especially when times are tough. But even when the economy is great, money is still…

Stop Your Divorce & Save Your Marriage Part 8: Sweat The Small Stuff

Gender Differences Are Not Irreconcilable One of my favorite comedians is Bill Cosby. He claims that gender differences fill a marriage with vibrancy and delight. In other words, women aren’t just “men” who can happen to have babies. And men aren’t just “women” who have a thing for spiking footballs….

Stop Your Divorce & Save Your Marriage Part 7: How to Save Your Marriage

THE CASE FOR MARRIAGE For the past several weeks, we’ve discussed some of the myths  and assumptions that surround divorce. One of the reasons is to raise awareness that divorce might not be the best (or even a very good) pathway out of an unhappy marriage. There are definite advantages…

Stop Your Divorce And Save Your Marriage Part 6

The Case For Staying Married What is your attitude towards marriage? Do you think of it more as a “ball and chain” or an exciting adventure? For some, marriage is about restriction and loss of personal independence. But to others, it’s about freedom and experiencing new realms of happiness, joy…

Stop Your Divorce And Save Your Marriage Part 5

On February 6, 2013, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Divorce,Save Marriage, With No Comments

For the past few weeks we’ve discussed common myths and assumptions about divorce. Two popular ones are that divorce is a pathway to greater happiness, and that it is better for the children. It’s tragic that these myths, and others, have taken on a life of their own. But what’s…

Stop Your Divorce And Save Your Marriage Part 4

On February 1, 2013, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Divorce,Save Marriage, With 19 Comments

Another Myth About Divorce That Won’t Die Sometime you will hear marriage professionals claim that it’s healthier for the children if mom and dad ended the marriage instead of keeping them in close proximity to an unhappy and loveless relationship. Well, in my opinion, they are promoting a harmful myth…

Stop Your Divorce And Save Your Marriage Part 3: The Emotional Costs Of Divorce

On January 30, 2013, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Save Marriage, With No Comments

A common marital myth that many unhappy couples fall prey to today is that divorce is a pathway from misery to happiness. Studies suggest otherwise. In fact, according to a report by a team of family scholars at the University of Chicago, it was discovered that unhappily married adults who…

Stop Your Divorce And Save Your Marriage Part 2

On January 25, 2013, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Divorce,Save Marriage, With 65 Comments

IS MARRIAGE LEGALLY PROTECTED? According to the Bible, marriage is a covenant – a sacred promise. But according to the laws of the United States, marriage is a contract. In fact, the marriage “contract” is one of the easiest to break because the legal system has made the divorce process…

Eight Steps To Start Saving (Or Growing) Your Marriage Today

What is the condition of your marriage? How healthy is your relationship with your spouse? If things stay the same in your marriage, where will your relationship be in 3, 5 or 10 years? Will you still be together? Will you be happy, or struggling to maintain a weakening, fading…

When Your Spouse Has Had An Affair…

What do you do and how do you respond when you learn that your spouse has cheated on you? Is there hope for your marriage to be saved? Can your relationship be restored? As long as a husband and wife want to save their marriage after one or both of…