Browsing All Posts published on »October, 2012«

Unlocking Happiness in Your Marriage

October 29, 2012 by


My wife’s blog, The Peacefulwife Blog, has provided a great place for women to explore God’s design for marriage.  She has been able to talk with many women about how to make their marriage blossom by providing the key ingredient most husbands need most.  Over time, she has had a fair amount of men that […]

Finding Time to be a Father

October 23, 2012 by


I meet with a group of men from the church every other week where we discuss topics that we face as husbands and fathers. It is really a great group where we try to support each other in living in a manner that is in line with God’s teaching. Currently, we are working our way […]

Changing Your Attitude: The 80/20 Marriage Rule

October 17, 2012 by


I recently saw an article by Dr. Douglas Abbott where he made reference to a short story he read entitled, “80 percent I love you, 20 percent I hate you.” Basically the story looks at a middle-aged man in a 15 year marriage who is dissatisfied in his marriage. His marriage is not bad and […]

Fire Prevention in your Marriage

October 11, 2012 by


This week is National Fire Prevention Week so I thought it would be a good time to take a look at how we can try to prevent fires in our marriage before they get started. Have you ever noticed that people you know that are having the hardest time in their marriage are trying to […]

365 More Ways to Love Your Wife

October 9, 2012 by


So, after going through the 101 Ways to Love Your Wife series last week I challenged you to come up with some additional ways to show your wife you love her. So, I decided to collect those and do a little research and put up an exhaustive list of ways to love your wife. Remember […]

The Voices in His Head

October 4, 2012 by


On Sunday, September 23rd, the Peacefulwife ran a guest post by Kayla Gulick titled My Demon. In the article, Kayla described how all of the voices in her head accuse her husband of the worst. This prompted a discussion between the Peacefulwife and I. She then asked me about whether a guy has similar voices […]

How to be a Better Christian Husband and Father

October 3, 2012 by


This is a guest post from Daniel Robertson of God’s Help For Marriage. Feel free to share your own tips on what it looks like to be a Godly husband in the comments! Being a Godly man in today’s culture isn’t always easy. We are ridiculed for our old fashioned beliefs, such as the idea […]