The Power of a Praying Husband

“Your wife is like an automobile.” That appears to be a strange statement to make, isn’t it? Yes, it is… but it’s also true. Your wife could be a person (like some automobiles) who requires high maintenance. Or perhaps she’s a low maintenance type of marriage partner. She could be “efficient” and “dependable” Read More…

Praying for a Change

There are a couple of things that I recently read on praying for change in a spouse, that ministered to my heart. I believe they could give hope to anyone who is standing in the gap, praying for their spouse. The first comes from something that Nancy Leigh DeMoss wrote 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…

Grow Closer to Your Wife: Pray for Her

“Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful.” (Colossians 4:2) “Pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. With this in mind, be alert and always keep on praying for all the saints.“ (Ephesians 6:18) This would include your wife. If you want to Read More…

Sharing Your Spiritual Life Together

I’m amazed how many “Christian” couples share their lives and home together, but they barely share a spiritual life together as a marital team. They may pray together at meal times (many don’t), but they don’t do much beyond that. Each may have a spiritual life individually, but they don’t Read More…

Praying Over Hangers

Several years ago, the Lord taught me a lesson about praying for my husband. It’s something I’d like to pass along to you, along with a tool to help you pray for your spouse. You see, I had a problem with my husband leaving his hangers for his clothes in Read More…

Love and Live Your Prayers

A poem was sent to us recently (the author is unknown). It’s on the issue of making sure you live your prayers. It got me to thinking. It may do the same for you… See what the Holy Spirit says to you as you read: Live Your Prayers I knelt Read More…

When Couples Pray – Marriage Message #59

There’s a sad reality occurring in marriages today. “Nearly half of all marriages end in divorce, both for Christians and non-Christians. Studies show that simply attending church does not guarantee a happy marriage or divorce-proof a relationship. However, couples who pray together regularly report enjoying the most satisfying marriages of Read More…

Praying Together as Husband and Wife

I’ve been shocked to find out how many Christian husbands and wives don’t pray together (other than a meals —and sometimes not at meals either unless someone is over to their home that would inspire them to do so). What’s even more surprising is how many of those who are Read More…