10 Questions to Start a New Year – MM #284

As last year just ended and 365 brand new, unspoiled days stretch before us, how would you like to start the New Year in a way that can improve your marriage? One of the best ways Cindy and I have done this is by taking the time to ask each Read More…

Ask the Right Question(s)

Asking the right question(s) for the situation at hand is an important thing to do. It can change the whole direction of what you are dealing with in your marriage. Some questions you can ask will draw you closer together. But others can push you further apart. It’s important to Read More…

Inspection Questions to Initiate Conversation

For those of you considering marriage, use the following questions to initiate conversations and exploration. Take time to sit down privately and answer the questions. Then sit down with your prospective mate and go on an expedition together. Your talking probably will stimulate more questions. Share your feelings as much Read More…

A Marriage Carol

Most of us have read the story of “A Christmas Carol.” But there is now a book titled A Marriage Carol, written by Chris Fabry and Gary Chapman that I hope every married couple will read. It’s a great read —one you may even want to give to others as Read More…

Conversation Starters for Married Couples

It’s amazing how we can be married ten, twenty, thirty, forty, or even fifty plus years and still find there is much we don’t know about each other. Some experts say it’s because we’ve lost the art of conversation. Others say it’s because we don’t allow it to continue after Read More…

Simple Ways of Connecting Daily in Your Marriage

You take care of everything and everyone else, but do you take care of your marriage relationship? Do you connect with your spouse everyday? You were intentional in connecting together in conversation, spending time together, and such before marriage. If you hadn’t, you probably wouldn’t be married today. But now Read More…

A Marriage Carol

Most of us have read the story of “A Christmas Carol,” but I just read a new book that just came out titled A Marriage Carol, written by Chris Fabry and Gary Chapman. I have to tell you that it’s a great read. It’s so good that my husband Steve Read More…

Premarital Quiz Before You Say “I Do”

Questions …questions …and more questions! What’s the point in taking a premarital quiz, and asking each other a bunch of questions before marriage when you already know each other pretty well? That’s a good question. Here’s your answer: there are many different reasons: 1. “You’ll never know everything about the Read More…

WEEKLY CONNECTION TIMES With Your Spouse

It’s important to connect together on the issues you both deal with each week. That’s why it is good to schedule weekly connection times with your spouse. But make sure you keep this as a time to help you grow closer to each other. You want to make sure it Read More…