Do You Hear Your Spouse Correctly? – MM #298

Do you hear correctly, as it pertains to what your spouse is trying to say to you? The saying goes, “God gave us two ears and one mouth for a reason. He wants us to be better prepared to listen than to speak.” That sure goes along with the Bible Read More…

Understand your Spouse (Part 2) – MM #264

We’re talking about learning to know and understand your spouse. “Proverbs 23:7 says, ‘As a man thinks in his heart, so is he.’ To me this says that whatever you put in your heart will sooner or later show up as the real you. You become what you think about Read More…

Can You Hear Me Now? – Marriage Message #124

In your marriage, have you found yourself in a situation where you’re trying to communicate with your spouse, but his or her body language is telling you that there isn’t a whole lot of listening going on —that your words are bouncing around but no one is mentally “home” to Read More…

The Speaker Listener Technique

When it comes to great communication, you can’t beat the simple advice written in the book of James. “Take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak, and slow to become angry. For man’s anger does not bring about the righteous life that God desires.“ (James 1:19-20) That Read More…

Hindrances to Communication in Marriage – MM #96

Here’s a question for you—what do you think is one of the hardest things to do in a relationship? What is one of the main hindrances you encounter when communicating in your marriage? Think about it! Hindrances to Communication What’s the hardest thing to do in any relationship? Personally, I Read More…

The Do’s and Don’ts of Marriage Mentoring

It can be quite scary to think of marriage mentoring. That is because we think that mentors have to be perfect. And we usually see ourselves as anything BUT perfect. We know all too well just how imperfect we are! But what we’ve discovered from those who mentor and now Read More…