“Today I marry the one I love.” I’ve seen this quote on many wedding invitations and programs. Of course, we want to marry someone we love. And we want our marriage to be blessed. One of the best ways I know how to give a blessing for marriage is through scripture. This post shares […]
Family tips to help women connect and grow their relationships with their spouses and children.
Whenever you’re married, whether it’s been 5 years or 50, it’s important to make your relationship with your spouse a priority. But if you’re Christian, putting God first in your relationships is even more important. This advice sounds like it might not make much sense, but it’s an important part of any Christian marriage. In
Whenever you meet a newly married couple, neither one says that they plan to be unhappy later in their marriage. Nobody goes into marriage hoping to be miserable in it, or planning for a divorce. They just don’t! Then why do so many couples struggle? Why are so many people searching the internet looking for
Marriage isn’t easy. There are tons of stresses that will attack your marriage from all angles. Learning how to have fun with your spouse is essential to ensure your marriage happiness! There are many simple ideas for you and your spouse to have fun at home, going out, and also to have a couple’s getaway.
“Today I marry my best friend…” I’ve seen variations of this poem at several weddings for the last few years. It’s often attributed to Bertrand Russell, but the actual origins are unknown. This poem is a sweet and tender addition to any wedding ceremony. One reason this quote has become so popular is because
As a wife and mother, my family is one of the biggest priorities in my life. In fact, if it weren’t for Jesus, my family would take the top spot. Since they are so important, it’s a good idea to spend a lot of time praying for your family. There are three key points to
Raising kids is HARD! It’s the most difficult thing I’ve ever done in my life. I know other parents will agree. A lot of blood, sweat, and tears go into your kids becoming adults. A year ago we were celebrating the last of our kids’ high school graduation. Last week, my youngest turned 19 years
A friend once told me that having adult children doesn’t ease your worries at all. In fact, she said that with your kids growing up, you’ll have a whole new set of worries to deal with! From driving to career choices, we will always worry about our kids, no matter their age. So as my
Marriage is not for the faint of heart. It takes time, effort, commitment, and sacrifice. A huge component of making your marriage work is putting your spouse first in your relationship. There are several ways you can put your spouse first in your marriage. In this post, we will talk about 8 ways you can
Marriage is hard work, even for the most committed couples. With the divorce rate in the US hovering between 40 and 50%, it’s no wonder people struggle to stay happily married. Even the best of the best have struggles in their married life. So what’s the secret to a long happy marriage? And what things