Simple Communication Tools In Marriage

How good are you at mind reading? How about your spouse? If your anything like Cindy and me (Steve), you find mind reading a really frustrating experience. Why? Because it’s impossible. And this is just one of a myriad of Communication problems that are listed as one of the top Read More…

Simple Communication Tools in Marriage

How good are you at mind reading? How about your spouse? If you’re anything like us, you find mind reading to be a really frustrating experience — for BOTH spouses! That’s why we sometimes need to use communication tools to help us stay away from this type of harmful tactic. And Read More…

The Love of Christ Reflected

When others look at the way you treat your spouse, do they see the love of Christ reflected? That concept has been on our minds all week (month, year, etc.)… it’s actually the aim of Marriage Missions —to help all of us “reveal and reflect the love of Christ within Read More…

Fixing Marital Dilemmas

When faced with a problem in your marriage, what do you do? Hopefully, you face it and look for a way to resolve it, so you are fixing marital dilemmas, rather than ignoring them. I had a “funny” incident that happened the other day, that caused me to look for Read More…

For a Marriage That Lasts – MM #330

Have you ever wondered “what couples do right” that can help to make a marriage that lasts? We have. We’re continually looking to find answers to that question. It’s a matter of finding what it takes to help couples unite in their marriages, survive, and thrive in today’s world. We Read More…

COMMUNICATION TOOLS For Couples

Are you having a difficult time communicating with one another? Do you need some communication tools that will help you to better understand and deal with each other when you encounter difficult issues. Please look below. The following tools will help you to better follow the Lord’s advice to each Read More…

H.A.L.T. and the Pencil Communication Methods

I’ve been going through a lot of different communication tools and “advice” that Steve and I have used because we’re helping other couples work through their communication differences. One couple, in particular, will be marrying soon and they want to get off on the best footing possible. YEAH!!! We’re SO Read More…

Your Personal Ten Marriage Commandments

Everyone lives by a set of rules rarely spoken, but always known. [They are kind of like unwritten, unspoken marriage commandments and expectations you didn’t know were in place.] These unspoken rules become more vocal when our spouse “breaks” them. This became painfully obvious to us when we visited our Read More…

Parenting Disagreements: Turn Down and Turn Up the Heat

You’re going to disagree at times in your marriage as parents. It’s inevitable. Even without children, disagreements are inevitable. “Living as closely to another person as we do in marriage, we can’t help but rub each other the wrong way. We each have prickly egos. They clash against each other Read More…