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Rekindle Romance in Just 5 Days

On June 7, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Romance, Intimacy & Sex, With Comments Off on Rekindle Romance in Just 5 Days

Why does romance fade in marriage for so many couples? Because they let it. Romance is a choice. After many years of being married, it’s natural for a husband and wife to become very familiar with each other. And if they’re not careful, this familiarity creates mindless routine, which leads…

The Art of Giving Compliments

On May 31, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on The Art of Giving Compliments

Many people believe that compliments for women don’t have to be sincere as long as they are flattering. Unfortunately, this isn’t true, especially in marriage. Most people would rather receive simple, specific and honest compliments from their spouses than vague and dishonest flattery. How to Give Compliments Specific compliments sound…

How to Find a Good Christian Marriage Counselor

On May 24, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Happy Marriage,Save Marriage, With Comments Off on How to Find a Good Christian Marriage Counselor

Finding an outstanding marriage counselor, especially one who runs a Christian-based practice, isn’t always easy. That’s why I recommend starting with your pastor. Since most pastors also have some training in marriage counseling, you may find that your pastoral staff offers marriage counseling as a service of your local church….

What to Share and Not to Share With Each Other

On May 17, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Communication,Save Marriage, With Comments Off on What to Share and Not to Share With Each Other

Any couple that wants to have a happy marriage must choose what to share and what not to share with each other. Although complete honesty is often encouraged in relationships, it can be a double edged sword. While it is important to disclose certain things such as family history and…

Look into Each Other’s Eyes

On May 10, 2019, Posted by , In Avoid Divorce,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Look into Each Other’s Eyes

The eyes are a window to the soul. Therefore, when you make eye contact with your partner, it is as if you can see their inner-most thoughts and feelings. A lingering look from a loved one can trigger feelings of love and happiness. In fact, it is a great way…

Aging Gracefully Together

On May 3, 2019, Posted by , In Common Marriage Problems,Happy Marriage,Terminal Illness, With Comments Off on Aging Gracefully Together

Every happily married couple dreams of growing old together. They look forward to spending their sunset years doing things that they never had time for when they were younger, like taking leisurely walks and watching the sunset. But growing old together is not as effortless as it seems. Getting older…

When Your Spouse is Angry All the Time

On April 26, 2019, Posted by , In Anger,Common Marriage Problems,Emotional & Spiritual Abuse, With Comments Off on When Your Spouse is Angry All the Time

Anger is contagious, which makes being married to someone who is angry all the time very difficult. It takes a lot of effort to not react emotionally to the other person’s anger and avoid becoming an angry person yourself. It’s also difficult to be compassionate towards an angry partner. And…

From Tolerance to Acceptance

On April 19, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication, With Comments Off on From Tolerance to Acceptance

Tolerance alone is not a strong enough foundation for a happy marriage; it must be coupled with acceptance and understanding. Therefore, if you truly want successful marriage, one of your marriage goals should be to move from tolerating each other’s weaknesses and flaws to true acceptance and understanding. Tolerance means…

Is Your Marriage on the Right Track?

On April 11, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Common Marriage Problems,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Is Your Marriage on the Right Track?

Even healthy relationships require an audit every now and then. This helps the couple to identify sore spots in their marriage and make changes where necessary. At the very least, couples should evaluate their marriages every three months. With open communication, an evaluation can take as little as 30 minutes….

Plan a Secret Getaway

On April 5, 2019, Posted by , In Happy Marriage,Romance, Intimacy & Sex,Save Marriage, With Comments Off on Plan a Secret Getaway

Have you and your spouse had a romantic couple’s getaway recently? Secret getaways are an exciting way to keep the fire burning in a marriage.  A nice weekend getaway, to some place off the beaten track where the two of you can enjoy some privacy, will go a long way…