Do You Know What Your Spouse Needs From You?

Do You Know What Your Spouse Needs From You?

How do you have a great marriage? That’s the million dollar question. I don’t know of any guy that proposed to his girlfriend with the lofty goal of having a mediocre life together. No, the desire is much different, but how you get there is worthy of discussion.

The Most Terrifying Gift To Give Your Spouse

The Most Terrifying Gift To Give Your Spouse

Her comment surprised me. It was made nonchalantly to her friend, but definitely caught my ear as I thought about the weight of her words. “This has been the toughest year of our marriage.” It’s one thing to hear someone admit that, it’s an entirely different thing when it is your own wife that says it.

The Best Three Minute Conversation To Have With Your Wife

The Best Three Minute Conversation To Have With Your Wife

I’m one of those people that don’t follow the rules too well. It’s not that I don’t want to. Many times, it’s that I didn’t understand the directions in the first place. Every once in a while, though, this ends up being a blessing in disguise.

Valentine’s Day: A Day For New Beginnings

Valentine’s Day: A Day For New Beginnings In marriage, a groove can quickly become a rut.  What started out as such a nice, sweet relationship can often end up in confusion, frustration, isolation, and ultimately, separation.  Sometimes we don’t even notice it until major damage has been done. Of course...

Dating For Dummies: How To Talk To Your Spouse On A Date

Dating For Dummies: How To Talk To Your Spouse On A Date

Bad dates with your spouse are almost as bad as not going on dates at all. Men, we often have the best of intentions when we go out to dinner with our wives. We might even follow up dinner with coffee. Chances are, though, that the conversation never goes deeper than a pithy overview of the week’s activities.

Can You Beat Our Engagement Story?

Can You Beat Our Engagement Story?

This is an invitation. No, it’s a challenge. It is a challenge for all you young guys that follow my blog that are looking at some point in the future to get engaged. I am throwing down the gauntlet. When that day comes when you are to get engaged, I want you to beat my story.

What Does Spiritual Leadership Look Like In Marriage?

What Does Spiritual Leadership Look Like In Marriage? Many Christian men want to lead their wives spiritually, but they have no idea what that means.  Many Christian women want to be led spiritually by their husbands, but they’re not really sure what it looks like to follow.  Often times, what can result is a...

My Wife And I Fight

My Wife And I Fight

It’s true. Occasionally, my wife and I get into it. Figuratively speaking, we kick, punch, claw, wrestle and just plainly get mad. Throughout our marriage, the fighting hasn’t gotten better; it’s actually intensified. And now here we sit, with a total of 5 kids in our home, and we realize we have a problem. The problem: we aren’t fighting enough.