We Didn’t Have a Clue We Had a Problem
Attending FamilyLife’s Weekend to Remember® early in our marriage gave us the tools we needed to build a healthy and sustainable union.
6 Steps for Resolving Conflict in Marriage
There is no way to avoid conflict in your marriage. The question is: How will you deal with it?
Managing Emotions in the Midst of Disagreement
The goal of a balanced communicator is to properly manage and express both thoughts and emotions.
Defeating Selfishness in Your Marriage
Marriage offers a tremendous opportunity to do something about our tendency to go our own way.
The Same Old Argument
It seemed like the 1948th time we’d had the same exchange. But the solution this time was different.
She Learned Her Lessons the Hard Way
Practical suggestions that any married couple could apply—no matter how healthy your relationship.
8 Steps for Redeeming Your Marriage Relationship
The next time you and your spouse find yourselves in a “discussion,” follow these steps for resolving relational conflicts in marriage.
Choose Your Conflict Style
It’s nearly impossible to connect your life to another and not have significant disagreements. These ideas will help you direct your conflicts in a positive way.
Tired of Fighting About the Same Things?
Here are three principles that can help you address the issues that keep popping up to disrupt your marriage relationship.
Avoiding the Tough Conversations
When I was a freshman in college—back when I was skinny and long-haired and pretty inexperienced when it came to relationships—I met a girl named Nancy. We sat together five days a week in a French class, and at some point we began dating. I wouldn’t say it was serious, but between those dates and […]
Do You Have Unrealistic Expectations for Your Marriage?
Because God is faithful, powerful, and willing, you can be realistic and hopeful about your marriage at the very same time.
Who Is Your Closest Neighbor
What could be closer than your own home, and who could be closer than your own spouse.
Emotionally Destructive Relationship Questionnaire
Help in evaluating the emotional health of your marriage.
Why Do We Keep Arguing?
Once we understood each other’s dreams, and once we each realized what the other person was valuing, our attitudes changed.
I Love Fall So Ill Overlook Halloween
One of the most important principles for resolving conflicts or differences in relationships is overlooking an offense.
My Husband Is an Overbearing Jerk … and I’m a Pouty Little Snot
When did our culture decide that marriage was supposed to be light and fluffy?