For a culture where sex is so prevalent, we really don’t talk about it the way we should, creating a lot of misconceptions.
I kissed a lot of boys as a teenager. lWhy did I wait for marriage to have sex? Was it worth it and did it actually benefit my marriage? My answers may surprise you.
Communicating better by asking for honest input will reveal areas that you may need to work on to build trust in your relationship.
Whether working out at the gym, getting enough sleep, pursuing counselling or reading the Bible, couples who do individual care ultimately do marital care.
Maintaining your dream marriage in your hectic life of work and kids may simply take some intentionality and as little as five minutes a day!
Not talking leads to distance, misunderstanding and plenty of hurt feelings. Without communication you fill in the blanks… and they are rarely correct.
I’ll never forget the counselling session with Al and Olivia. Olivia fought back tears. “Al says he doesn’t love me anymore. He’s found someone else.”
Sarcasm, witty one-liners, misplaced laughter and demeaning reminders… a simple change in the way we communicate can weed out casual disrespect.
“I could see my own marriage playing out on the pages of the script”, says Grey’s Anatomy star, Sarah Drew.
Having some differences with a potential spouse is inevitable. But which ones are red flags?