I am still legally married. But all the things that a marriage typically brings, especially in the world of parenting, do not exist in our marriage.
I Am a Married Single Parent
Kids Are Worth Every Single Penny—and More
At the end of my life, I won’t be sad about what I couldn’t afford. I’ll be thankful for the rich memories and lives we’ve built with our children.
Soothing the Shopping Itch Without Breaking the Bank
Ideas to help you feel like you’re living in luxury without spending much money … or any at all.
Connecting With Your Spouse Through the Busy Parenting Years
When we became parents, our entire universe shifted. What happened to the couple we were?
When Was the Last Time Your Marriage Had a Physical?
You might make sure to head to the doctor each year like clockwork, but when is the last time your marriage had a physical?
Why You Need to Get Away
Spending an entire weekend learning how to communicate, grow in oneness, and love one another better was like hitting a reset to our busy lives.
Marriage Is for Me… Right?
Conflict over money and infidelity might be some of the most common reasons for getting a divorce in our society, but I’d argue that there’s a more common root to most separations:“I’m just not happy anymore.”
The 8 Symbols of Isolation in Marriage
Every day each partner in a marriage makes choices that result in oneness or in isolation.
Who Does the Housework?
How can we uphold what the Bible says about marital relationships and make good decisions about housework?
Why Sex Is So Important to Your Husband
God wired men and women very differently. And a man’s sexual performance with his wife is an inseparable part of who he is.
He Returned Home a Troubled Man
Rusty Mauney couldn’t forget his wartime experience in Iraq. As he found relief in alcohol, his wife, Marsha, began asking God to save their marriage.
3 Keys to Living in Contentment
We can learn to live happily even if we are denied things we consider essential.
A Backdoor to Happiness in Marriage
If you want a great relationship, learn to showcase your spouse.
7 Truths to Remember in Troubled Times
Concerned about economic, political, racial, and moral instability in our culture? Disheartened by struggles in your personal life? Here’s what to focus on when the ground shakes beneath your feet.
2 Steps to Keep Your Marriage From Going Stale
A husband and wife often begin drifting apart so slowly that they hardly recognize it’s happening.
Marriage Always Turns Out Different Than Expected
My wife’s suffering taught us that marriage can bind our hearts together in an unconditional love that our human emotions could never manufacture on their own.
Embracing Your Differences in Marriage
The unique, fresh traits that attracted you to your spouse can become tiresome after you are married.
3 Weeds to Pull From Your Marriage Garden
No matter how much effort goes into a garden, it will all be in vain if you don’t deal with weeds.The same goes with marriage.
Adrift in Marriage
Jerry and Olivia Dugan wanted to stay married but didn’t know how.
9 Steps to Defeat Isolation in Your Marriage
Every marriage, no matter how good, needs a plan to combat isolation and to bring about intimacy.
Face Your Blitzes With Confidence
When you face hardships, it helps to know the truth about God’s peace and sovereignty.
Growing Old Together: Like a Beautiful Old Building
I wouldn’t trade our empty nest years for the relationship we had in our youth for anything.
She Was Ready to Leave Her Husband
Before she got a divorce, her mother had one task for her to complete.
Do We Have to Talk About Submission?
Submission is one of those often caricatured, rarely understood parts of the Christian life.
Balancing the Family Budget
Five pointers that will benefit any couple.
Three Pitfalls to Avoid in an Empty Nest Marriage
When your kids leave the home, you are forced to consider your marriage relationship in a new light.
Don’t Get Stuck in the Empty Nest
As we’ve moved through this new season of our lives, we’ve realized that God has something great planned for our future together.
This Old Sack of Bones
The older we grow, the more our bodies deteriorate. And that’s not necessarily bad.
5 Principles for Living With Less … and Liking It
Learning to be content with enough.
Are You Done Making a Difference?
Too many men over 55 think their best days are behind them. It’s time to resurrect the noble mantle of “patriarch.”