Right Fighting in Marriage

Are you a “right fighter?” When you’re conflicting with your spouse, do you keep fighting about the issue at hand until you feel you’ve made the point clear that you are right and he or she is wrong? It’s that “winner takes all” attitude, making you (think you’re) the winner and Read More…

Proverbs Marriage Tips – MM #360

The Bible is alive with marriage tips. Any scriptures that can help us with interpersonal relationships can ESPECIALLY be good to help us in our marriages. The principles for living, are the principles for loving and living with each other, as husband and wife, in the best of ways. So Read More…

Confronters vs. Avoiders – MM #265

Are you and your spouse confronters or avoiders when you argue with each other. Or perhaps on of you is a confronter and the other is an avoider when it comes to conflict. “There are as many ways to fight as there are personalities. Some simmer, and some explode. Some Read More…

Turning Problems into Blessing – MM #254

“Be careful,” the Apostle Paul warns, “that the exercise of your freedom does not become a stumbling block to the weak… Never do anything offensive to anyone“ (1 Corinthians 8:9; 1 Corinthians 10:32). Those are pretty tough words to live out —especially in marriage. That is because you’re together in such a Read More…

Fighting Fair with Spouse – MM #97

Do you and your spouse fight? And when you do (notice I said when and not if), are you fighting fair with each other? “How you argue —especially how you end an argument —can determine the long-term success or failure of your relationship. A primary requirement for all fights is Read More…