10 Things to Try Before Giving Up On Your Marriage

"When we get married, we make all sorts of promises. The marriage contract, by its very nature, is a series of promises. But when you think about it, the institution of marriage, and what we assume and expect of each other within a marriage is, if not ridiculous, certainly in conflict with reality." A Radical Shift in Mindset The good news is that if you are willing to put effort into … [Read more...]

8 Honeymoon Ideas for Every Type of Couple

"You've made it official–and now it's time to unwind. Honeymoons come in all shapes and sizes, a beach vacation, a safari, a ski trip — and are based more on the couple's joint personality than on tradition." A trip to Paris with a room overlooking the Eiffel Tower, a suite in Hawaii with a hammock and views of the sunset—there are certain images that immediately spring to mind when the … [Read more...]

9 Tips To Make Wedding Planning A Little More Delightful

"The earlier you get onto it, the easier, and less stressful it will be as your day approaches. Having a clear plan before you start will help you keep on top of everything and be sure that you don’t forget something important. It can become overwhelming and stressful, causing panic and random outbursts to occur. Knowing a few tips and tricks will help you out immensely during this fun, but … [Read more...]

THIS IS THE SECRET TO SUCCESSFUL RELATIONSHIPS

"Highly successful couples  know that making the relationship a top priority is vital.  Success in marriage is more than finding the right person: It is being the right person. Romantic relationships are dyadic interactions, and as such, they are ever-changing and intensely complex. The recipe for a successful marriage isn't fully clear, but this sample of findings points to the importance of work … [Read more...]

Marriage is Not a Big Thing, It’s a Million Little Things

Marriage is sometimes like a roller coaster with up and down periods. Although many marriages end up in divorce, you can divorce-proof your marriage and enjoy a long-lasting relationship. What if I told you that there are specific, concrete steps to having a better relationship and marriage? After spending more than four decades studying the components of what creates lasting and successful … [Read more...]

How to Fight Fair With Your Spouse

Any marriage or relationship will sooner or later come into a period of conflict. Learn how to fight in a good way that does not harm your marriage. Instead, fight to protect your relationship from any conflicts or problems. Fighting or arguing with your spouse is one of those inevitable things you will experience in marriage. And considering every marriage is unique, fighting fair in marriage … [Read more...]

5 Ways Marriage Is Harder in 2017 (and What You Can Do About It)

This is not surprising at all! Even not in marriage, maintain a good relationship with your loved ones is also hard. When you think that modern technology helps us get closer to them, then you are wrong! It's no secret that marriage looks a lot different today than it has in years past. Change is inevitable, and as time progresses each new generation of married couples has a fresh set of distinct … [Read more...]

Five Money Talks You Need To Have Before Marriage (and four ways to start)

In every marriage money talks are very important. Communication is the key to avoid misunderstanding about the issue in money and  by learning these you'll be able to find a balance between marriage and money. Nothing kills a romantic mood like money. Having too little of it or arguing about it can create the kind of stress that leads to Splitsville. But many engaged couples who avoid this touchy … [Read more...]

Patience: Key To A Lasting Marriage

Many homes today crack under the pressure of not having Patience in there homes,and many of these problems arise as a result of many problems such as childlessness and a host of others but how can one be Patient during this period of time when friends and foes laugh at you. “God, give me patience—right now!” Most of us have probably said some version of that prayer. Perhaps we’re waiting … [Read more...]

Six Things Submission Is Not

Many folks seem confused about the subject of submission. Hopefully, this article will bring to light some needed wisdom and understanding concerning this issue and put to rest the culturally accepted folklore we hear about everyday in society about submission and taking it from the word of God.   What is submission not, according to 1 Peter 3:1–6? When I preached on this passage probably … [Read more...]