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The Controlling Husband: Wanting to be a god when you should be like Jesus

August 1, 2013 by


The topic of my posts usually center on issues involved with a passive husband learning to begin to selflessly lead in the marriage and how to love your wife as Christ loves the church.  While it appears that there is an increasing number of husbands that have ditched their leadership roles in their families and […]

10 Truth Training Traits

August 28, 2012 by


Truth is a subject that is almost becoming lost in today’s society. It seems that everywhere you look someone is stretching the truth. It may be the politicians that have ads on all of the time that are more than happy to tell us about how bad the other guy is while the next commercial […]

Making Your Family a Priority

June 21, 2012 by


I think if I asked you, “Do you spend enough time with your family?” Most of us would be hesitant to say yes. We can always think of times where we wished we spent more quality time with them. We also have to constantly try to balance school, church, and sports activities with family activities. […]

10 Timely Traits of a Husband Displaying Servant Leadership

June 6, 2012 by


One of the struggles I have encountered with writing for this blog is defining how a husband should lead his family. There are not a lot of good, basic materials out there to get some ideas from. A lot of becoming a good leader is probably by learning from experience. There are a lot of […]

Making Worship a Happy Husband Habit

April 30, 2012 by


Let’s look at how we can make worship a Happy Husband Habit. Here are some ways we can lead our family by instilling the habit of worship. Make Worship a Priority – As a husband we need to make it a priority to worship privately and corporately each week. When we make worship a priority, […]

Marriage and Worship

April 25, 2012 by


We are going to explore the third Happy Husband Habit today: Worship. In going through this series I think it is best to restate how we are exploring the Happy Husband Habits. Currently, I am going through a book by Jay Dennis called The Jesus Habits and trying to look at how the habits of […]

Making Prayer a Happy Husband Habit

April 23, 2012 by


Today we are going to conclude our look at Prayer as a Happy Husband Habit. We started by looking at how to pray for our wife and then followed up with how to pray with our wife, so now we are going to look at how we can make prayer a Happy Husband Habit. This […]

Praying With Your Wife

April 20, 2012 by


I have to admit something to you. When I saw that the next Happy Husband Habit was prayer I was a little alarmed. I knew when I started this series on habits that since they are modeled after Jesus’ habits that I would definitely fall short of the goal on some of them. With prayer, […]

Making Seclusion A Happy Husband Habit

April 16, 2012 by


So I thought to end our discussion of Seclusion I would change things up a bit. I decided to do away with the Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 stuff and just post a title that fit. Somewhat fitting for seclusion, I think that I may have secluded what the posts were about with […]

Happy Husband Habits: Seclusion Pt 3

April 15, 2012 by


Reasons We Don’t Take Time For Seclusion Guilt – We feel such an obligation to our families or work that we feel guilty not giving them priority over our time for seclusion. We fall for the trap that taking time for ourselves is selfish. What we really are doing is taking time to get our […]

Happy Husband Habits: Seclusion Pt 2

April 14, 2012 by


Reasons That Jesus Went Into Seclusion Last time, we looked at finding time to get recharged by finding a place for seclusion and how Jesus often got away to talk with God. Today we are going to look at some reasons that Jesus went into seclusion and how we might be able to find similar […]

Happy Husband Habits: Seclusion: Part 1

April 13, 2012 by


The Bible tells us as husbands that we are to love our wives like Christ loved the Church. It is pretty clear that if we can look at some of the habits that Jesus had we can gain a better understanding as to how we should prepare ourselves to be husbands. Over the next good […]