Tenacity in Marriage

Words can be cheap. Any fool can make a vow at a wedding ceremony. But it takes character, perseverance, and tenacity to keep it. This especially applies to the tenacity that is required in persevering in marriage. Before we marry many think that having a good marriage won’t be that Read More…

Having a Resilient Marriage

Would you like to have a resilient marriage? The word resilient means to “spring back into shape, to be elastic, and to have the ability to recover after being pressed.” So, after reading that definition, would you like to have a resilient marriage? Do you want to have a marriage Read More…

Purpose Driven Love in Marriage

Do you and your spouse live and demonstrate a purpose driven love within your relationship? Do you reveal and reflect the heart of Christ within your marriage? We ask you this question because of something we read on this issue, which stood out to us. The authors (Rob and Amy Read More…

Marriage Lessons Learned in Africa

A number of years ago we took a trip to Kenya, Africa to visit our son and daughter-in-law who were living there at the time. We pray we’ll never forget the many things we learned while we were there in Africa. As we thought of this Marriage Insight we thought Read More…

I Am Standing For The Healing Of My Marriage!

STANDING FOR THE HEALING OF MY MARRIAGE I am standing for the healing of my marriage. I will not give up, give in, give out, nor give over ’til the healing takes place. I made a vow; I said the words; and I gave the pledge. I gave a ring; Read More…

Thanksgiving Leads to Grace Living

Thanksgiving is a time to especially sit back and be thankful for all God has given us. Even in the little things, we’d best not take them for granted, but in “ALL things give thanks.” In 1 Thessalonians 5:18, we’re told to “give thanks in all circumstances; for this is Read More…

Persistence and Perseverance Pays

Who wants to be ineffective and unproductive in your relationship with Jesus Christ and in your relationship with your spouse? Not too many people would openly volunteer to line up to get on that bus. But if we aren’t persistent and we don’t persevere in doing what it takes to continue Read More…

Erasing People From Our Lives – Part 2

I wrote a blog a few weeks ago on the issue of Erasing People From Our Lives. But I just didn’t feel settled that I had covered all that I needed to say on this matter. So, I want to revisit this issue once again. I want to add a few Read More…

Erasing People from Our Lives

I’ve been noticing a lot lately how many people are pushing others away from their lives. They determine that they have no need of certain people. So they eliminate these people’s ability to be able to be a part of their lives any longer. It’s their way of erasing people —at 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…