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Building Healthy Relationships with your In-Laws

On June 23, 2017, Posted by , In All Posts,Common Marriage Problems,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Building Healthy Relationships with your In-Laws

In-laws are a very important part of married life. At the very least, they provide a sense of belonging and offer support through life’s changes. If you establish a good relationship with your in-laws in the early years of marriage, that relationship will carry over into parenthood and later years….

Making Time to Work on Your Marriage

On June 21, 2017, Posted by , In All Posts,Balancing Work And Family,Date Night,Happy Marriage,Marriage Counseling,Save Marriage, With Comments Off on Making Time to Work on Your Marriage

Chances are, life’s demands and responsibilities keep you busy and your schedule is completely full. You probably have work, kids and household chores, in addition to serving as your family’s personal chauffeur. You’re constantly running around trying to get things done on time. At the end of the day, there…

Keep Your Christian Marriage Strong through Prayer

On June 16, 2017, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Happy Marriage,Prayer & Spirituality,Save Marriage, With Comments Off on Keep Your Christian Marriage Strong through Prayer

Marriage is a spiritual relationship. So, it stands to reason that a marriage is healthiest and strongest when two people who are connected individually to God make prayer a part of their relationship. Sadly, many couples underestimate the power of prayer in their marriages. They don’t think to ask God…

Keep Your Marriage Thriving while Caring for Aging Parents

On June 14, 2017, Posted by , In Happy Marriage,Marriage Counseling,Stress,Terminal Illness, With Comments Off on Keep Your Marriage Thriving while Caring for Aging Parents

People are living longer now, thanks to modern medicine. This means that many married couples will end up living with and caring for their aging parents at one point or another. Caring for aging parents can put a lot of emotional, physical and financial strain on a marriage. Caregivers often…

Want a Happy Marriage? Don’t Be Boring!

On June 9, 2017, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Want a Happy Marriage? Don’t Be Boring!

Think of the people you enjoy being around. Why do you like them? Now think of the people you most definitely DO NOT enjoy being around. Why? Of the many reasons, is one of them because they are boring to you? Truth is, they might be the most fascinating person…

Going to Church Can Save Your Christian Marriage

On June 7, 2017, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Happy Marriage,Prayer & Spirituality,Save Marriage, With Comments Off on Going to Church Can Save Your Christian Marriage

The results are in! Going to church together improves your marriage and greatly reduces the likelihood of divorce. A study on divorce in the church reveals that regular church attendance makes a Christian marriage more stable and satisfying. This results in lower divorce rates for Christian couples who attend the…

The Illusion of Sameness in Marital Communication

On June 2, 2017, Posted by , In All Posts,Anger,Common Marriage Problems,Communication,Forgiveness, With Comments Off on The Illusion of Sameness in Marital Communication

Your husband or wife says something hurtful, you try to brush it aside for a couple of days but it’s eating you up inside, so you talk to him or her about it. And to your complete surprise your partner says, “That’s not what I meant! Why didn’t you ask…

What to do When Your Partner Annoys You

On May 31, 2017, Posted by , In All Posts,Anger,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on What to do When Your Partner Annoys You

No matter how much you love your partner or how happily married you are, there are bound to be some things annoy you about them. May be they chew loudly, leave dirty clothes on the floor or make goofy jokes that you don’t think are funny. It’s tempting to ignore…

Are You Close to the Tipping Point?

On May 26, 2017, Posted by , In Anger,Avoid Divorce,Save Marriage, With Comments Off on Are You Close to the Tipping Point?

No married couple is happy all the time. Conflict and marriage problems are a part of married life. However, there’s a big difference between a marriage that is just going through a rough patch and one where unresolved problems have stacked up to the point where the couple can’t remember…

Common Pitfalls of Communication in Marriage

On May 24, 2017, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Common Pitfalls of Communication in Marriage

Every marriage survey says that poor communication is the leading cause of divorce. In fact, researchers can predict whether a couple will divorce by simply observing how the husband and wife communicate. But why is communication in marriage so hard? Why are so many couples getting it wrong? Lastly, what…