Spending Quality Time Together

“Catch all the foxes, those little foxes, before they ruin the vineyard of love, for the grapevines are blossoming!” – Song of Solomon 2:15. “We never do things that I want to do; it seems like you prioritize other things over me.” There isn’t a lonelier place to be than married and feeling alone. Real…

“What We've Got Here Is Failure To Communicate”

“Ultimately the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or in friendship, is conversation.” – Oscar Wilde Communication matters. The trait that is most closely linked to the success or failure of marriage and most relationships is the ability to communicate. There are a variety of bad communication tactics. They include: talking too much about yourself; being…

Crumbling Foundations

“Anyone who listens to my teaching and follows it is wise, like a person who builds a house on solid rock. Though the rain comes in torrents and the floodwaters rise and the winds beat against that house, it won’t collapse because it is built on bedrock. But anyone who hears my teaching and doesn’t…

A Relationship Game Plan

“We can make our plans, but the Lord determines our steps.“ – Proverbs 16:9 It is usually when we are 20-something that we make some critical decisions and as a result do most of our planning. We decide where to college or if college is not for us, where do we go next as a…

The Legacy We Leave

“How joyful are those who fear the Lord and delight in obeying his commands. Their children will be successful everywhere;  an entire generation of godly people will be blessed.” – Psalms 112:1-2. What kind of legacy will you and your spouse leave? Will it be lasting? Will it be imperishable and eternal? Or will you…