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Know Your Love Languages: Physical Touch

On July 19, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Know Your Love Languages: Physical Touch

What do you think about the research that claims we need four hugs a day for maintenance, eight to be healthy and twelve to thrive? How many hugs do you and your spouse enjoy daily? (Some of you are thinking, “Twelve hugs a day? Are you kidding me! I’m lucky…

Know Your Love Languages: Acts of Service

On July 12, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Happy Marriage,Save Marriage, With Comments Off on Know Your Love Languages: Acts of Service

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

Know Your Love Languages: Gifts

On July 5, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Know Your Love Languages: Gifts

Gifts are a love language so they are seen as a reflection of the giver’s feelings towards the recipient. Buying a gift for a significant other comes with a lot of pressure regardless of how long you have been married. Bearing in mind that your spouse is going to “read into”…

Know Your Love Languages: Words of Affirmation

On June 28, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Know Your Love Languages: Words of Affirmation

If a happy marriage is your goal, you need to get into the habit of affirming and encouraging your partner. Many people spend their days feeling like they are being watched or judged, and want to come home to a safe and supportive environment where they can let their guards…

What To Do When You Feel Like You’ve Tried Everything

On June 21, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce, With Comments Off on What To Do When You Feel Like You’ve Tried Everything

Marital problems can be very frustrating. It is not uncommon for struggling couples to feel like they have tried everything but still can’t figure out how to fix a marriage. One of the main reasons why couples feel this way is not because they have actually tried everything, but because…

Know Your Love Languages: Quality Time

On June 13, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Happy Marriage,Save Marriage, With Comments Off on Know Your Love Languages: Quality Time

Quality time isn’t about proximity but about undivided attention. For instance, watching TV together might not really count as spending quality relationship time together because you are not giving each other your undivided attention. Quality relationship time is a powerful communicator of love, and it brings a unique sense of…

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…