All Articles for Wives

be a better wife

15 Ways to Be a Better Wife

I polled other women on ways to be a better wife. Because I never want to assume that I have all the right wife answers. Let’s see if our husbands agree.

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My husband

All My Husband Heard From Me Was ‘BOOOO!’

After we’d been married awhile, I realized I had gone from Dave’s biggest cheerleader to his biggest critic.

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Connecting with my spouse

4 Ways to Prioritize Your Spouse Above Your Schedule … And Your Kids

In our crazy, fast-paced lives, it’s easy to be distracted from what is most important. Here are some ideas to make more time for the person you love most.

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I’m Not a Nag, Am I?

Four suggestions on how to be nag free and make life easier for you and your family.

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Ways to show respect to husband

11 Ways to Show Respect to Your Husband

Some wives don’t understand how important respect is to a man. Here are some ideas for how a woman can give her spouse the esteem he longs for.

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4 Ways to Harness Your Power for Good in Your Husband’s Life

God has given us women the privilege and the ability to bring life to our husbands with our love.

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5 Ways to Help Your Husband Step Up to Manhood

A wife plays a pivotal role in her husband’s transition from boyhood into manhood.

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It’s Not Your Husband’s Job to Make You Happy

The only way you can experience true joy is by pursuing intimacy with Christ on a daily basis.

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How to improve marriage

15 Things Wives Should Stop Doing

I asked some girlfriends, “What should a wife stop doing if she wants to improve her marriage?” This list is based on their responses.

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Seven Things I Wish Id Known About Men Before I Married

Growing up with my stepdad and younger brother I thought I knew a thing or two about men. While I knew not to change the channel during a football game, not to serve quiche for dinner, and not to attempt to fix a broken doorknob with a rubber band, there were a few important things […]

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Wife's role in marriage

What Should Be the Wife’s ‘Role’ in Marriage?

While the Bible doesn’t apply our modern word “role” to marriage, the Scriptures are clear about the unique responsibilities God assigns to a wife.

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Words to make your husband feel great

50 Things To Say to Your Husband to Make Him Feel Great

Your words have great power in the life of your husband … they can lift him up and give him confidence, or they can beat him down.

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Communication in marriage

10 Rules for Good Communication With Your Husband

Good communication requires certain rules and guidelines, which are simple in one sense and extremely difficult in another.

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What Husbands Wish Their Wives Knew About Men

A wife can help her husband be what God wants him to be by understanding his needs.

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Becoming Your Husband’s Personal Cheerleader

Your encouragement can breathe life into your husband.

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Encourage husband

10 Ways to Let Your Husband Know You’re Proud of Him

Don’t let another day go by without communicating admiration for your husband.

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3 Priorities for Every Wife

3 Priorities for Every Married Woman

No matter what your marriage stage—newlyweds, raising young children or teenagers, empty nest with grandkids—we share some common needs as wives.

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Invest in your husband

3 Tips for Investing in Your Husband

Likewise, you can strengthen your husband’s self-esteem. But first you must recognize where he needs bolstering.

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Wife prays for her husband

30 Ways to Pray for Your Husband

A list of things to pray for your husband

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Unrealistic Expectations Almost Destroyed My Marriage

In the midst of my pain and self-centered complaining, I exhausted my husband and saddened God.

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When my husband needs help

When Your Husband Needs Help—and Doesn’t Know It

You have strengths your husband doesn’t have. It takes a bit of wisdom and skill to help in a harmonious, nonthreatening way.

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When Sex Is at the Bottom of Your List

Marriage has taught me how different I am sexually from my husband.

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“Boss” in the Workplace, “Helper” at Home

How does marriage work when the wife has a high-power position in the working world?

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How to encourage your husband

Encouraging Your Husband

How you can put wind in his sails.

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Wishing He Were Your Husband

When you’re caught in emotional adultery, these four steps will help guide your heart back to your spouse.

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The Popular Sport of Male Bashing

Your spouse is likely to reflect what he or she hears and feels from you

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Romance your husband

Refresh Your Lovemaking

Here are 18 tips we think your husband will love.

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Q & A: Respecting Your Husband for the Little Things

What to do when you lose respect for your husband.

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Q & A: Encouraging Husbands to Lead Spiritually

It’s important to realize there are different ways to give spiritual leadership in the home.

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50 ideas to inspire your husband

50 Ideas to Inspire Your Husband

A wife has the unique ability to help her husband feel the freedom to reach his fullest potential as the man God has created him to be.

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