Clothing Change in Marriage

You might wonder why we would call this Marriage Insight, “Clothing Change in Marriage.” If so, please let us explain. But first we have a question for you. Have you ever put on clean clothes and afterward you feel like a new person? We have… actually, quite recently. We live Read More…

Taking an OPPOSITE Approach

“How’s that working for you?” Dr Phil McGraw often asks that question to those who keep using the same solution despite the negative outcome. His question most often gets the response, “Not at all!” His next question is, “Then why do you keep doing it that way?” You’d think they would have Read More…

Why Doesn’t My Spouse Change? Functional Fixedness

Marriage Missions Editor Note: The following article is written to wives. However, most of it could also have been written to husbands. That is because a lot of the same principles apply regarding having your spouse change as you think he or she should. We encourage you to glean through Read More…

Recalibrate to Positively Change Your Marriage

Do you want to positively change your marriage so it goes from good to great? Or perhaps you need to do some recalibration so your relationship gets onto a better footing. Here’s a great tip given by marriage experts, Drs Les and Leslie Parrott. They suggest: “Look for what you Read More…

Praying for a Change

There are a couple of things that I recently read on praying for change in a spouse, that ministered to my heart. I believe they could give hope to anyone who is standing in the gap, praying for their spouse. The first comes from something that Nancy Leigh DeMoss wrote Read More…

What to Do When Your Spouse Won’t Change

What do you do if your spouse won’t change? Are you stuck in a holding pattern for the rest of your lives together? Most likely you aren’t. I have to say that I’m mostly a practical minded person. I love a good “step-by-step” plan to get me going in the Read More…

What to Do When My Spouse Won’t Change

Do you have a spouse who doesn’t seem to change, no matter what you do? Have you said to him or her everything you can think of to say, and yet still no change? Do you often wonder, “what am I to do when my spouse won’t change?” Below you Read More…

Change Your Marriage for the Better – MM #279

If your marriage is less than blissful, and you feel like giving up, I can tell you from personal experience, marriages can be raised from the dead. My husband, Ron, and I had one of the worst marriages I’ve ever seen. But now we really love each other. We even Read More…

Confronters vs. Avoiders – MM #265

Are you and your spouse confronters or avoiders when you argue with each other. Or perhaps on of you is a confronter and the other is an avoider when it comes to conflict. “There are as many ways to fight as there are personalities. Some simmer, and some explode. Some Read More…