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Grace Filled Marriage, Dr. Tim Kimmel, Family Matters, Marriage

Do you ever look  at your spouse and feel like you’re miles apart? You love them dearly, obviously, but just feel you need to re-connect? Here’s a Top Ten list of ways that I have learned and used to re-connect with my husband and wanted to share them with you!   Take time to laugh […]

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26
Sep
2014

  {originally published in 2012} Marriage is difficult. I don’t think anyone out there would argue with that. It takes more than lovey-dovey eyes and butterflies in your stomach to get through the hard times. And, let’s face it, hard times will come. It’s dangerously easy to get bogged down in utility bills, work responsibilities […]

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31 Days of Prayer for your Spouse

Wisdom “But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere.” James 3:17 NIV   Did you enter into marriage thinking that a white dress, beautiful flowers, and a church full of well-wishers was a magic potion for happily ever after?  I’m sorry […]

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31 Days of Prayer for your Spouse

Trinity “Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken.” Ecclesiastes 4:12   In our youth we harbor a false sense of vitality. In our comfort we rest in a fabricated assurance of safety. In our earthly pleasures we satisfy the temporal and sacrifice the eternal. […]

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31 Days of Prayer, Angie Ryg, Family Matters, Dr. Tim Kimmel, Communication

Communication “Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.” Ephesians 4:29   Communication.  Most people think that it is all about talking. God shows that the listening part is what is important. […]

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31 Days of Prayer for your Spouse, Family Matters, Michelle Hutchison, Character

Character “As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.” Proverbs 27:17 (NIV)   It’s quite possible that the person you married on your wedding day is not the same person you find yourself married to now. Though you may find yourself as part of a couple, both spouses are still engaged in their own […]

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31 Days of Prayer for your Spouse, Stacy Edwards, Grace, Family Matters

Grace “But He said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may rest on me.” 2 Corinthians 12:9   Marriage is the beautiful union of two wonderfully made, yet imperfect people. […]

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31 Days of Prayer for your Spouse, Cindi Ferrini, Grace Filled Marriage, Family Matters

Honesty “The integrity of the upright guides them, but the crookedness of the treacherous destroys them.” Prov. 11:3(ESV)   Integrity….sound values….seems to be a dying character trait that we can easily view the decline as we look around us in families, the neighborhood, the community, the media, politics, and even religious circles. How easy it […]

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Family Matters, 31 Days of Prayer for your Spouse, Dustin Daniels

Forgiveness “Then Peter came up and said to him, “Lord, how often will my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? As many as seven times?” Jesus said to him, “I do not say to you seven times, but seventy-seven times.” Matthew 18:21-22   Fortunately, Jesus isn’t giving a multiplication lesson.  Rather, He’s giving us the secret […]

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31 Days of Prayer for your Spouse, Edy Sutherland, Family Matters

Hope “May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.” Romans 15:13   Hope disperses despair. She brings forth new beginnings, refreshed revelations, and improved aspirations. Apart from hope we wander disengaged from […]

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