When the “We” is Breaking Apart

Have you ever been to a wedding where the marrying couple lights a “Unity” candle? The premise of lighting this candle is to symbolize two individual lives becoming “one” after the ceremony. But do they? From that day forward, do they start behaving as if they’re united as a marital Read More…

Overwhelmed? Weary?

Are you overwhelmed and weary? Me too. I get so tired and weary sometimes because our own life issues, and marriage issues we see on this web site. It can all become too overwhelming at times. I love rejoicing with those who are participating with God and are improving their Read More…

Pray, Seek Wisdom, Apply

When you find yourself in a difficult marital situation, the best advice we can give you is: pray, seek wisdom, and then APPLY the wisdom that is given to you. It sounds like simple advice, doesn’t it? Yes, it does. But it isn’t easy to apply it. (We know that personally.) Read More…

Our Marriage Appeal to Heaven

Cindy and I just finished a 3-day prayer conference called “An Appeal To Heaven.” Much of the time was centered on revival in America. But there were also a number of applications we saw relating to the revival God wants to bring to marriages as well. That is why we Read More…

Unity and Overcoming

Last week we presented the Division and Strife model of marriages. Sadly this model is seen too often in Christian marriages. But it doesn’t have to be YOUR model. Instead, we hope you’ll join us in working to model our marriages in ways that show Unity and Overcoming. It’s a Read More…

Does God Save Marriages?

Does God help save marriages? With all our hearts we believe He does. We personally know of many (including our own, which you can read in The Love Story of Steve and Cindy Wright), and have heard of a lot of others where God helped them turn their marriages completely Read More…

Bombing Battles with Petitioning Prayer

Are you and your Christian spouse battling with each other in oppositional ways? Here’s some great advice from a Lifeway.com article titled, “When You Don’t Have a Prayer.” I don’t know the name of the author, but there’s no doubt, God inspired him. It concerns uniting together in petitioning prayer: Petitioning Read More…

Resurrection Praying in Marriage – MM #350

In honor of the Easter celebration this week, we are going to depart from our series on conflict resolution. We are instead focus on a different type of communication —communicating through prayer. To be specific, we’re focusing on resurrection praying. Someone once said, “The shortest distance between a problem and a Read More…