Christian or Christianized

The struggle with being a Christian in a secular world is very evident wherever you live. Some denominations and religious groups have totally removed themselves from society and essentially walled out the world from their community while other have gone to the other extreme and incorporate worldly music and practices into their worship and culture. […]

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Troubled Marriages: Appreciation

Troubled marriages: I normally would not openly advertise our marriage is having a problem, but it is right now. My hope is that I learn and help others at the same time. My struggle is figuring out how to express appreciation to my wife. We have the Love Language book and many others that help, […]

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Marriage matters most

I have talked to and learned from so many couples that I have to share this outrageous thought and I need you to seriously consider it. Your marriage takes precedence over your own needs and desires. It sounds strange but if you truly want to make your marriage work, you have to be willing to […]

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February 10, 2013

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Healing for your hurting marriage

Your marriage can be restored no matter the problem. God can heal all wounds whether they were caused on accident or on purpose. If the two return to their first love, Jesus, then they can be restored to their second love, each other. A partnership must be reformed and their marriage must take top priority […]

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Marriage Tips

These marriage tips come from my own experience, from conversations with others and from personal study in God’s Word and books on marriage. They are separated in sections. The lower numbers are for dating (under 100), starting marriage (100-199), building marriage (200-299), warnings and caution in marriage (400-499), rebuking troubles in marriage (500-599), rebuilding a […]

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January 11, 2013

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Only God can read minds

In attempting to understand each other unfortunately we sometimes have an ideal view of relationships. In our marriage, sometimes we feel the other person should “just know” what is wrong or “figure it out.” The problem here is an idealistic view of a relationship. The one spouse is saying, in essence, “If you really loved […]

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January 4, 2013

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