love, Marriage, relationship, Romance

How to Love Your Wife as Christ Loves the Church

EPH. 5:25-33:  “Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her, 26 that he might sanctify her, having cleansed her by the washing of water with the word, 27 so that he might present the church to himself in splendor, without spot or wrinkle or any such thing, that she might be holy and without blemish.[a] 28 In the same way husbands should love their wives…

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Communication, Marriage, relationship, Romance, Uncategorized

6 Things Men Misunderstand About Romance

Two weekends ago my wife came home from running errands and came to a dead stop before walking up to the door. Fall had finally cracked the door of cooler days and smiled a cascade of bright light on our home. “Oh my God,” she said, staring at our entryway. “The doorway looks nasty! How long has it been since…

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Arguing, Communication, Conflict, love, Marriage, relationship

13 Ways To Guarantee Your Spouse Doesn’t Give a Crap About the Marriage

It was a beautiful day when you got married. The sun shone as bright as your future and hope seemed to pour from every smiling face that congratulated you. And not because of the open bar. Your friends and family were genuinely happy for you. You were genuinely happy for you. But somewhere along the way that raging bonfire of passion…

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Communication, love, Marriage, relationship

What Comes BEFORE Good Communication

Q: Aside from waiting an average of six years before seeking professional help, what’s the number one mistake most people make when going to marriage therapy? A: Telling themselves, and the counselor, that all their relationship needs is “better communication.” Now, don’t get me wrong. This isn’t a bad answer. Research has shown that couples who do not communicate well,…

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