How To Fight Fair About Finances

Let’s look at some rules for honor on the battlefield, or How to Fight Fair About Finances. We’ll start with a “never.” Fight Fair About Finances • Never try to work through money problems while angry. Calm down, and then make an appointment with each other to try again. When Read More…

Give Marriage a Fighting Chance – MM #317

So many marriages are breaking up all around us. It’s sad to see love relationships that start out so beautiful end in such defeat! That’s a big reason why we work to help couples navigate the many troubles they encounter in marriage. With God’s leading we work to “give marriage Read More…

Fighting FOR Your Marriage – MM #269

Most of us think that arguments are harmful for marriages and we work to eliminate them from happening. But marriage expert and psychologist Dr John Gottman thinks we should have different goals. He writes, “The issue isn’t whether you fight, it’s how you fight and how rich your stockpile of Read More…

Turning Problems into Blessing – MM #254

“Be careful,” the Apostle Paul warns, “that the exercise of your freedom does not become a stumbling block to the weak… Never do anything offensive to anyone“ (1 Corinthians 8:9; 1 Corinthians 10:32). Those are pretty tough words to live out —especially in marriage. That is because you’re together in such a Read More…

Putting Up a Fight – Marriage Message #144

“Pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, endurance and gentleness. Fight the good fight of faith. Take hold of the eternal life to which you were called…” (1 Timothy 6:11-12) It’s important to realize that if the enemy of our faith can get us to fight against each other we’re buying right Read More…

Dealing with Issues in Marriage – MM #112

Are you dealing with issues that are causing some type of marital division or separation? As difficult as this may seem, it’s truly not unusual. It’s difficult, but not unusual. “Everyone comes into marriage with their own hurts, wounds, and spiritual ‘baggage.’ Maybe your wife’s siblings teased her. Maybe your Read More…