Stale. Boring. Monotonous. Marriage can become that way so easily, but that’s NOT how God designed relationships. Mason and I had an amazing start to our marriage with nearly a year of in-depth premarital counseling and an incredibly supportive community. And then we started living life. 😉 No, really. We went through some devastating experiences in […]
I saw this wonderful video when I was bookmarking the 5 Love Languages site last week and I just had to share it because it is a wonderful picture of how responses in a relationship shift when we get it right! No matter how long you have been married, your spouse is a dynamic person. […]
I believed for a long time that I would be married, and I also realized that God had given me several key relationships throughout my developmental years to prepare me for my husband. My older sister and a few best friends, not to mention my parents. Mason and I truly had a good foundation to […]
“Your role as a wife is extraordinary in that you have the capacity to love and care for your husband just as Christ loves.” –Jennifer Smith, Wife After God I’m not even in the first chapter yet, but I think I will like this devotional! Stay tuned for a book review coming soon!
Have you seen this? Been there? Done that? Yeah, me too…
“Your husband will not meet 100 percent of your needs. He probably won’t even meet 80 percent. If you expect him to, you’re going to become frustrated, bitter, resentful, and angry. God didn’t set up marriage to meet 100 percent of your needs! Your beef isn’t with your husband; it’s with the one who created […]
Mason & I were chatting yesterday about how it was officially the start of our 4th year of marriage. Not just that we were past the 3rd, but we were working on building the 4th. I am so glad that we both have that unified perspective of building our marriage for life. I do try […]
“I [the LORD] will CLEANSE you from ALL your impurities and from ALL your idols. I will GIVE you a new heart and PUT a new spirit in you; I will REMOVE from you your heart of stone and GIVE you a heart of flesh” -Ezekiel 36:25-26 The promise God has made to each of […]