What I Thought God Wantedby Abby Kelly
I have prayed and prayed and prayed for my husband to love the Lord with all his heart and to lead our family spiritually. (I've also employed some unsuccessful tactics like pleading and bribing.) Now, 15 years later, I'm tired, I feel like a failure and I want to quit.
Married Life in Christby Teresa Wiltz
Mark 10:6-9~"But at the beginning of creation God 'made them male and female.'7 'For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife,8 and the two will become one flesh.' So they are no longer two, but one flesh. 9Therefore what God has joined together, let no one separate."
Me, My Husband and My In-lawsby ETURUVIE EREBOR
The relationship with one's in-laws is not one to be taken lightly as it can make or break the marriage union. When Rebecca complained about the daughters of Heth whom Esau had married, Esau took yet another wife. I believe this was done to please his parents.
The Fruit of Frettingby Abby Kelly
That's one thing I simultaneously admire and hate about my man. He can simply drop his arms, turn around and let the whole argument go. All the while, the heat of anger and bitterness simmers in my chest.
Keep the Monsters Awayby Richard L. Provencher
Regardless of any fears, from whatever source, we must confront them. Wind and circumstance can be overcome through faith and living the way God wants us to, in spite of the monsters nearby.
Good Intentions Don't Countby Abby Kelly
So what if we could harness this knowledge of our few and temporal mornings and evenings so that we might have this wisdom now for our marriages and other relationships?
I LOVE MY WIFE!by SIXTUS ONYEANUSI
A husband who can still boldly say, "I love my wife!" must have been spiritually mature enough to overlook her weaknesses and loved her anyway, even as Christ loved the Church.
"Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for it;" (Ephesians 5:25).
Five Steps to Cure Chronic Conversationsby Abby Kelly
Every couple has chronic conversations. The ones you see coming a mile away. They build in your chest, but get stuck in your throat. How do you bring up that one issue, the one that comes up over and over?
TRUE CONFESSION AT LASTby Jeannine Brenner
Can the cherished memory of a high school romance be the cause of unfaithfulness? There comes a time when we must let go of the past if our marriage is to bring honor to God and to each other.
When I am Weak, Strength in Unityby Jennifer Munoz
Upon receiving news of my husband's layoff the enemy began attacking my mind and faith. The Holy Spirit led me to begin spiritual warfare which was followed by something I could not have predicted would happen. This prayer would change my marriage, and my life.
The Marriage Goddessby Alan Allegra
Although some elements of society seek to persuade us that marriage is an archaic, draconian, patristic plan for the subjugation of women, the truth is that a properly functioning biblical marriage is a safe house for man, woman, and child alike--a hothouse for heavenly holiness!