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MARRIAGE TIPS

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…

Listen More

On March 29, 2019, Posted by , In Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Listen More

Everyone with a healthy functioning auditory system, hears. But not all who hear listen. Hearing engages the ears. Listening engages the mind and heart. Hearing is a physical process but listening is an act of love. The Truth About Listening If most people improve their listening skills they could have…

Communicate: Say What You Mean

On March 21, 2019, Posted by , In Common Marriage Problems,Communication,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Communicate: Say What You Mean

Do you sometimes struggle to say what you mean to your spouse? Well, you’re not alone. Many married people struggle with this aspect of communication in marriage. They know what they want to say but they don’t have the tools to express their views, desires, needs, and feelings clearly and…

Encourage Each Other

On March 15, 2019, Posted by , In All Posts,Avoid Divorce,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Encourage Each Other

Everyone likes to be encouraged and one of the main benefits of marriage is having someone to motivate you every step of the way. Continuous affirmation and encouragement are necessary for a happy relationship. As a Christian married couple, it is your God-given responsibility to be each other’s biggest fans….

Are You Willing to do Whatever it Takes?

On March 8, 2019, Posted by , In Avoid Divorce,Common Marriage Problems,Save Marriage, With Comments Off on Are You Willing to do Whatever it Takes?

You might be one of those people who never thought in a million years your relationship would be on life support and you would find yourself in the “save marriage” category. Couples long for a marriage that lasts a lifetime. But unfortunately for many, once the honey moon phase passes, things…