Having Fun Loving Your Spouse?

There are times when life, and/or our marriage can be extremely difficult. Cindy and I (Steve) have been there – many times in our 47 years of marriage. But fortunately, we learned a long time ago that even in the hardest of struggles we HAD to find a way to Read More…

Having Fun Loving Your Spouse?

Are you having any fun loving your spouse lately? What about your spouse? Do you think he or she is enjoying being married to you? Or are you experiencing a “vacuum of laughter” in your marital relationship lately? If you are, you’re actually more “normal” than you realize. As we Read More…

Serving Your Spouse Is Serving Jesus

Do you realize when you do something for your spouse you’re doing it for Jesus Christ? When you serve and help your spouse, you’re serving Jesus. In Matthew 25 Jesus said: “’I was hungry and you gave me something to eat. I was thirsty. And you gave me something to Read More…

A New Beginning of Growth

“Each day —a new beginning.” That is a little saying we have posted on our wall. It inspires us not to let yesterday’s failures dictate the victories that can be gained at the beginning of each day. A new day can escort in new beginnings, if we embrace the possibility. Read More…

Your Everyday Influence with Your Unbelieving Spouse

This article has several purposes for being on this web site. First of all, it is to help those of you who are married to unbelievers. Or perhaps you are in a marriage where your spiritual beliefs greatly differ from one another theologically. As a result, it is causing problems Read More…

Is Your Love Obvious to Your Spouse?

Concerning obvious love in marriage, here’s something to consider: “The day we stop learning and growing together is the day marriage becomes a holding pattern.” (Dr Robert Paul) The day we pledge our love to each other on our wedding day this marital pattern starts off “holding” its own. Eventually, Read More…

Steadfast Love in Marriage – MM #296

Is your marriage one where God’s covenantal, steadfast love shines through? Do you have, and are you maintaining a steadfast love for each other? “God’s steadfast love motivates us to enter into covenant with him. We know in our hearts God is committed to our best interest. Therefore, with confidence Read More…

Creatively Reframing Our Marriages – MM #259

What if the fairytale story of Cinderella and Prince Charming would have been true? Do you think that after they married they would have “lived happily ever after?” It’s a nice thought. But sadly, in reframing this “love story” the answer probably would be “NO.” The “happily” wouldn’t be forever Read More…

Loving Beyond the Visible – MM #80

If you’re like us, you remember the story in Genesis 29 of Jacob, Rachel and Leah. In this week’s message we’re sharing the same true story but from a different vantage point. It’s written from the vantage point of the Jewish Torah. We encourage you to read through the entire Read More…