R-E-S-P-E-C-T…come on…you know you want to finish it, “Find out what it means to me!” We are quick to throw that word around, when it involves us receiving it, “You better respect me!” “He never shows me any respect.” “Why should I respect him?” The Bible, however, tells us that respect is something that we… Read More Respect: Giving Your Husband Your Best
Last week I wrote Marriage Under Attack; in it, I gave the testimony of my husband and my marriage, from my perspective. It was the hardest and most revealing, yet also, the most freeing post that I have written. This week my husband wrote our testimony from his perspective. I was in tears as I… Read More Out of the Darkness: A marriage Saved
Marriage is under attack. Everywhere you look, the media, the workplace, our friends, family, even in the church, marriages are being destroyed. What is sad, is that we have become numb to it. What is terrifying is that we are even justifying it. We forget that we are in a battle, a spiritual battle, for… Read More Marriage Under Attack: How God is able to make all this new
It is the “week of Love.” Pink and red hearts, stuffed animals, flowers, and chocolate fill the store shelves. This is supposed to be the time that we set aside to show our family and friends that we love them. It is a holiday that many of us wives look forward to with anticipation; either… Read More Loving an Ungodly Husband
Marriage is hard, anyone who tells you otherwise has either never been married or is lying to you. When you add 650 miles to that relationship, it gets even tougher. My husband took a new position at his job, it is a blessing that has answered many prayers. Unfortunately, it has the downside of him… Read More 4 Tips to Strengthen a Long Distance Marriage
When you ask most “good Christian women” what they look for in a husband, the first thing they say will more than likely be that he is a “Godly man.” Christian wives whose husbands are not in the Church pray for their husbands to become Godly men, and rightly so. But, is that really what… Read More Do You Really Want a “Godly Man”?
It’s the “S” word. In our society, it is a curse word far worse than any that (used to be) bleeped out on the TV. It is…submit *gasp*. Women are taught, directly or indirectly, that to submit somehow implies inferiority or weakness. That to allow our husbands to lead our families as the head of… Read More The Beauty of Submission
Can you be in a committed relationship without God? The World will tell you yes, that “all you need is love.” Maybe you can be committed but what is the incentive? And what happens when that incentive goes away? An incentive, by definition, is a reward, or “what I get out of it.” The focus… Read More All you need is love?