Marriage

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How I Learned to Listen to My Husband

How I Learned to Listen to My Husband

Suddenly I knew it was true. He may not be listening, but I finally understood I wasn’t either.

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She Was Ready to End Her Life

She searched her home for something she could take to end the pain, instead, she found God’s protection.

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5 Ways to Stay Connected to Your Spouse Through Busyness

5 Ways to Stay Close to Your Spouse in Life’s Busiest Seasons

Our intentions to do good can also pull us away from the most important human relationship in our lives.

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What we learned at a Weekend to Remember

What Else Could We Learn About Marriage?

We thought we knew it all, but the Weekend to Remember® marriage getaway gave us practical help that was built on a solid foundation of biblical truth.

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Take a holiday break

Take a Break From the Holidays!

A break is the perfect opportunity to reconnect with your spouse and face the stress of the holidays together.

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Christmas Conflict

‘Tis the Season to Fight About Finances

Here are a few ways to make spending during the holidays less stressful.

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Are you thankful for your spouse?

Do You Practice Intentional Gratitude for Your Spouse?

It takes diligence and commitment to remember that your spouse needs to know how much they mean to you on a daily basis.

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Marriage

When Was the Last Time Your Marriage Had a Physical?

You might make sure to head to the doctor each year like clockwork, but when is the last time your marriage had a physical?

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Not Another Top-Ten List

You don’t have to look far in order to find advice for how you can improve your marriage. Articles are all over the internet about what you should say to sustain your spouse’s interest, the type of clothes you should wear to appear more attractive, and how you can be even more intimate with your partner.

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Healthy Marriage Expectations

After ‘I Do,’ Now What?

Marriage is a relationship that will transform you, if you let it. Saying “I do” is only the beginning of a lifetime of laughter, frustration, forgiveness, happiness, and deep joy. It’s worth it.

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Healthy marriage expectations

Not Another Statistic

What was the last negative statistic you heard about marriage? Most of us can quickly cite sources that point to the fact that half of all marriages end in divorce.

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Why you need to get away | Weekend to Remember

Why You Need to Get Away

Spending an entire weekend learning how to communicate, grow in oneness, and love one another better was like hitting a reset to our busy lives.

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5 Things No One Told Me About Marriage

Young and Married: Five Things We Learned from a Weekend to Remember Getaway

There’s a secret that nobody likes to tell dating or engaged couples: Marriage is really hard.

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War of words

Overcoming Communication Barriers With Your Spouse

Communication in marriage is not easy. But the fight to communicate is worth the work. In the end, you’ll find a thriving marriage rooted in oneness, not division.

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Better Marriage

Your Marriage Is Not Your Parents’

Having divorced parents doesn’t mean your own marriage will also end in divorce. You are not destined to live out the same mistakes as your parents.

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Every Marriage Needs Community

Marriage Is Not an Island: Our Need for Community

At the Weekend to Remember marriage retreat I found a profound sense of community. It reminded me of one simple fact: We are not alone.

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Marriage Getaway

Marriage Is for Me… Right?

Conflict over money and infidelity might be some of the most common reasons for getting a divorce in our society, but I’d argue that there’s a more common root to most separations:“I’m just not happy anymore.”

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Troubled marriage

She Was Repulsed by Her Husband

For Hans and Star Molegraaf, their marriage wasn’t headed for disaster. It was already there.

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Troubled marriage

He Wanted a Divorce, She Wanted a Marriage

Scott Garmon couldn’t understand why he should stay in an unhappy marriage.

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I Fell in Love Again With My Wife

‘I Fell in Love Again With My Wife’

Their marriage was all but over when Dolores Hardin offered an astonishing and radical proposal to her husband, Al.

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Four Words That Revived a Dying Marriage

Both Vivian and Guy had been married before, and the frustrations of trying to blend their two homes had reached a breaking point.

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Troubled marriage

Never Too Late to Ask for Help

Darrel and Evie Couch experienced years of turmoil in their marriage after he returned from the Vietnam War.

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Troubled marriage

The Judge Kicked Them Out of Divorce Court

Tom and Maureen Santacroce wanted to stay together. They just didn’t know how.

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FamilyLife Articles

‘Our Marriage Was Dead’

Nobody knew Dale and Laura Danser were experiencing problems in their marriage. Attending an I Still Do event was the turning point.

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Would She Marry Him All Over Again?

Danny and Nora White married after a whirlwind Sound of Music courtship. But when they began to drift apart, they wondered if their marriage was a mistake.

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Love and marriage

They Needed a Marriage Makeover

How one couple’s renewed commitment influences the next generation.

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‘Why Do You Think We Divorced?’

Lee and Laura Gwyn found hope for reconciliation.

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Troubled marriage

She Told Her Husband He Had to Leave

Today Diana Rivadeneira is grateful that God gave her and Eduardo another chance.

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Troubled marriage

They Left the ‘Rat Race’ to Save Their Family

Allen and Carmella Bryant were so busy that they had no time for each other. Something had to change.

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Troubled marriage

One Couple … Two Very Different Marriages

Silas and Natalie Curfman have kept their vows ‘in sickness and in health’ through emotional illness.

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