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The Enemy of Your Marriage

The Enemy of Your Marriage

It doesn’t take long for fear to replace trust, for intimacy to be broken. Just look at what happened in the first marriage.

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Would She Choose Her Husband … or Her Father?

An unexpected trial in the early years of one marriage.

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Making Those Early-Marriage Adjustments

Couples quickly learn that adjustments are inevitable and necessary in the first years of marriage.

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5 Lessons I’ve Already Learned as a New Husband

5 Lessons I’ve Already Learned as a New Husband

Whether you’re six months or 60 years into your marriage, God can and will continue to teach you about how to become the man He wants you to be.

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5 Lessons I’ve Already Learned as a New Wife

5 Lessons I’ve Already Learned as a New Wife

Here are some practical things I discovered during my first six months of marriage.

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25 Great Expectations for Your Marriage

25 Great Expectations for Your Marriage

Most couples face common challenges in marriage. If you don’t discuss and resolve the differences between you and your spouse, you’re headed for rough marital waters.

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You Have a Special Power in the Life of Your Spouse

We all need the support of friends, family, and mentors. But there’s nothing like the love and encouragement of your spouse.

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Establishing the New Normal in Your Marriage

Each of you brings a different background and a different set of expectations into your marriage. Here’s how to establish the ‘new normal.’

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Leaving Your Parents: The Balancing Act

Leaving Your Parents The Balancing Act

During the first year of marriage and for long afterward, it’s not easy to leave your parents while also honoring them.

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Married to Daddy’s Little Girl

Ten ideas for dealing with a wife who won’t “leave and cleave.”

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Thoughts on the Royal Wedding

My prayers are with the royal couple as they face the challenge of living out the words of commitment, encouragement, and exhortation they heard during their wedding.

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Rising Above Our Differences

Early in marriage it’s important to look for something beautiful rather than focusing negatively on differences.

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The Leap List

An automobile commercial provides an interesting reflection of the way many people view marriage today.

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Q&A: Sharing Common Interests With Your Spouse

Q&A: Sharing Common Interests With Your Spouse

Without a common foundation, the years of old age become the death years instead of the glow years.

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A Hand to Hold When I Grow Old

A couple married 55 years shares some of the best marriage advice my husband and I ever received.

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Building a Relationship That Outlasts Your Parenting Years

Your love can mature and sweeten during the coming seasons of your marriage.

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Finally Doing Marriage God's Way

Finally Doing Marriage God’s Way

We now have the tools to make our marriage work, and we’re sharing them with others.

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Honeymoon Horror Stories

Readers share their honeymoon woes with us.

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Respectfully Leaving Your Parents

Respectfully Leaving Your Parents

God’s design for marriage includes leaving the emotional and financial dependence on parents and cleaving to your spouse.

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Are You Fearful About Becoming a Parent?

It’s important to learn God’s view on children.

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Agreeing on Lifestyle Choices

Three powerful influences work together to drive many married couples over the financial cliff.

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Protecting the Sanctity of Your Marriage

As you begin your marriage, there are four commitments you can make to fulfill your vows for a lifetime.

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Our Honeymoon Nightmare

Love, joy, and crickets.

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