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Happier Marriage

On December 29, 2011, Posted by , In All Posts,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Happier Marriage

Tracy who has been married to her partner for the last 12 years. Recently, her husband failed to come home one evening and she knew he was with his ex. Though he begged for her forgiveness, Tracy’s pride and anger wouldn’t allow her to forgive him. She would feel like…

Extramarital Affairs: What You Need To Know

On December 22, 2011, Posted by , In Adultery,All Posts, With Comments Off on Extramarital Affairs: What You Need To Know

I read recently that upwards of 80% of marriages will suffer from the effects of an extramarital affair at some point (although I’ve not verified this research for myself I do know that infidelity and affairs are a major problem facing marriages today). Believe it or not, studies show that…

Marriage: All You Need Is Love…Really?

On December 8, 2011, Posted by , In All Posts,Happy Marriage, With Comments Off on Marriage: All You Need Is Love…Really?

Pop quiz (okay…more like a trick question) – Do you think a marriage can succeed on love alone? Bombshell: A marriage cannot survive on love alone (at least not on what seems to be today’s definition of love – which is usually some kind of fairy tale, sweep me off…

What Is Infidelity?

On December 1, 2011, Posted by , In Adultery,All Posts, With Comments Off on What Is Infidelity?

Is Emotional Cheating Infidelity? On the face of it, you might think the question asked by the title of this article is silly. After all, doesn’t everyone know the definition of infidelity? However, one only has to think back a few years to recall a presidential scandal over oral sex….

Emotional Abuse: Identifying Spiritual Abusiveness In Marriage

On November 9, 2011, Posted by , In All Posts,Emotional & Spiritual Abuse, With Comments Off on Emotional Abuse: Identifying Spiritual Abusiveness In Marriage

What is the connection between emotional abuse and spiritual abusiveness? A subtle form (or not so subtle depending how you look at it) of emotional abuse sometimes experienced within marriage is spiritual abusiveness. The idea of spiritual abuse is a foreign concept to many people. So, what is it and…

Spirituality: Better Sex

On November 3, 2011, Posted by , In All Posts,Prayer & Spirituality,Romance, Intimacy & Sex, With Comments Off on Spirituality: Better Sex

Does spirituality = Better Sex? It’s true – spiritual couples have better sex! If you watch popular media you might come away with the idea that deeply spiritual Christian couples are uncomfortable with sexuality – and that the idea of wanting to have better sex might even be frowned upon….

Effects Of Pornography: Marriage & Pornography Part 2

On October 21, 2011, Posted by , In All Posts,Pornography, With Comments Off on Effects Of Pornography: Marriage & Pornography Part 2

Effects of Pornography on Sexual Satisfaction in Marriage Does pornography serve as an aid that increases marital sexual satisfaction? The research says, “Absolutely Not”! The effects of pornography actually produce the opposite reality of what husbands and wives are looking for. In fact, one of the startling effects of pornography…

Effects Of Pornography: Pornography And Marriage Part 1

On October 20, 2011, Posted by , In All Posts,Pornography, With Comments Off on Effects Of Pornography: Pornography And Marriage Part 1

Effects of Pornography on Marital Satisfaction. Despite the claims of some that pornography can be a helpful marital aid, many researchers assert that the effects of pornography actually serve to decrease marital satisfaction. In fact, due to the negative effects of pornography, couples who use it (compared to those who…

Communication Problems: Spirituality Improves Communication

On October 18, 2011, Posted by , In All Posts,Communication, With Comments Off on Communication Problems: Spirituality Improves Communication

How Spirituality Improves Communication Communication problems tend to plague so many marriages today. But researchers say that in marriages where couples live out their religious faith and beliefs, the end result is happier marriages because of fewer communication problems. Why? Well, in general – and I know this might offend…

Christian Marriage: Can Attending Church Improve Your Marriage?

On October 14, 2011, Posted by , In All Posts,Prayer & Spirituality, With Comments Off on Christian Marriage: Can Attending Church Improve Your Marriage?

What dramatically improves a Christian marriage? Going to church! The research is in for Christian marriages. Don’t get a divorce – go to church! Spirituality plays a HUGE role in improving your marriage relationship. I know it’s hard to believe – even perhaps for those who are in a Christian…