Are married friends that important to a newlywed (or oldie) couple? To answer the question, let me share my story. Here is a closeup shot of my face, on the evening of my wedding. Happy. Adored. Excited. Blissfull. And of course, exhausted. Utterly depleted. To my left is my best ... Read More about Why Married Couples Need Married Friends
How often do you pray for your husband? Every day? Three times a week? Occasionally? Never? Well, no matter how often you pray, I believe we all need encouragement to help us better pray for our husbands. Sometimes back, I heard a pastor talk about his prayer life. He said, "my wife is the ... Read More about Two Powerful Keys to Help You Pray For Your Husband More Often
Can a wife make love when she doesn't feel like it? It’s said that sex is a love language most husbands speak fluently. I used to wonder about that. But eventually, I figured out that for my husband, physical intimacy is one of the ways he processes “I love you.” Most of us want to feel ... Read More about 4 Reasons To Make Love Even When You Don’t Feel Like
What practical things should we keep in mind when we talk about submission in marriage? Last week I started a two-part series, (you can read part 1 here What Does Submission in Marriage Mean?) which concludes today. In last week's post, we asked ourselves what submission means by looking at a ... Read More about What Submission in Marriage Really Means Plus Four Ways To Discard The Rules
What does submission in marriage really mean? To answer the question we have to consider two more questions - do we follow God out of obligation or out of a relationship? And what does our relationship with God, teach us about our relationship with our spouse? I have grappled with the "have to" ... Read More about What Does Submission in Marriage Mean?