Hope for Second Marriages

February 12, 2015
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We have been looking at The Good News About Marriage by Shaunti Feldhahn and finding that there is a lot of misinformation out there about actual divorce rates.  We have already seen that the widely reported 1 out of every 2 marriages end in divorce statistic in reality is more like 1 out of every […]

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Church Does a Marriage Good!

February 10, 2015
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In the last several posts, I have been looking at a lot of data from Shaunti Feldhahn’s, The Good News About Marriage.  I have been throwing out a lot of statistics, and that won’t change today, that I think show a much brighter picture for marriages than we have been led to believe.  The goal […]

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Are you Happy in your Marriage?

February 3, 2015
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At the start of the year, my wife asked me if I thought the last year was our best year ever. I thought for a minute and then I said, “No, I wouldn’t say that.” She returned with, “Why would you say that?  We have a ton of things to be thankful for.” I said, […]

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There’s Hope for Marriage: Fact Finding

January 27, 2015
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Could it be that marriage has been piled on in the media to the point that marriage is not cool anymore?  It might seem like if you take the plunge to get married you are getting on a sinking ship.  As we talked about in my last post, I have been reading Shaunti Feldhahn’s, The […]

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There’s Hope for Marriages

January 23, 2015
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It seems like everything you hear about marriage is bad these days.  You have probably heard that 1 out of every 2 marriages ends in divorce.  You may have even heard that the number is about the same whether the couple is active in church or not.  I may have even talked about those statistics […]

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“Why Is My Wife So Disrespectful?” – by Peacefulwife

January 13, 2015
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A guest post by my wife, April. You can find her at www.peacefulwife.com or her Youtube channel, “April Cassidy.”: It is always tricky on the blogs when we have a female on the husband’s blog or a male on the wife’s blog.  A lot of times the comments tend to move the discussion backward instead […]

Kryptonite: When Daddy Can’t Fix It

January 7, 2015
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Have you ever felt helpless? Let me explain. I mean, have you ever felt helpless as a man? Let me explain further. How do you feel when something bad happens and you as the strong husband and father can’t make things better? Looking back at my time as a husband and father, the times that […]