Tag Archives: Marriage

Fathering

In my last blog, I spoke about a man’s desire for his house to be a “haven” and a wife’s desire for her husband to be a good father to her children. This issue of fathering has a profound impact on the marital relationship … Continue reading

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Fathering in a “Haven”

I thought a little levity would be good to start off the day.  A question to 9 year old Anita:   “Is it better to remain single or get married?”   Answer from Anita:  “It is better for girls to remain single, but … Continue reading

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THE THEOLOGY OF SEX, # 2

In the past few blogs about physical intimacy, we have discovered that God created marital sex to be a good thing, that He created it for important reasons (procreation, pleasure, intimacy, and symbolic reminder of our love relationship with Him), and … Continue reading

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“Roses Are Red…”

Happy Valentine’s Day. Well, I tried to do some research for you on the history of Valentine’s Day.   I didn’t come up with too much. I had always thought that some person(St. Valentine) from the old days had done something really special … Continue reading

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Being Content vs. Wanting Needs to be Met

In Monday’s blog, we talked about a wife’s need for communication and the husband’s need for recreational companionship.  If you haven’t taken the time to read that blog or do the growth assignment, take a moment to do that now. … Continue reading

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Know Your Needs ~ Communication and Recreation

Starting with last week’s blogs, we embarked on a quest to help you discover the changes that would take you to The Marriage of Your Dreams.  In last week’s blogs, we talked about your love language. As we move forward, I encourage you to … Continue reading

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Why is Knowing My Love Language Important?

In my last blog, we talked about how to understand your love language and that of your spouse.   Today, I want to share why that is so vitally important. Gary Chapman, the author of The Five Love Languages, says this about … Continue reading

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