In year one of marriage, we did a lot of right things to be good spouses. But for marriage to last, it has to be based on more than a few early habits.
That’s when the crying turned ugly. The early tears were sadness. But these were regret. I was lamenting a missed opportunity.
The following list is a great way to start loving your wife in a way that makes her flourish.
As you study your wife and learn how to define romance according to her dictionary, you will become an irresistible man.
If you apply these concepts correctly, you’ll experience freedom in your roles and work better as a team to combat isolation and conflict in your marriage.
How a husband can best protect his wife from the evil that lurks in this world.
For the sake of our wives, we must once again assume our role as leaders who execute our God-given responsibility with humble hearts and loving service.
It takes courage for husbands to fulfill God’s calling to love their wives for a noble purpose.
In a culture of counterfeits and mistruths, marriage needs to be re-branded as an awesome, noble, and challenging adventure.
Your wife’s need to be heard is her way of letting you be the caretaker and confidant her mother and friends used to be.
An annual exercise to listen to your wife’s words and hear from her heart.
The goal of our love is to see our wives become more like Christ. I must be ready to die to myself as I cleanse her, nourish her, and cherish her.
As an NFL quarterback, I yearned to make the big game. But as much as I love football, I realize it can easily distract us from more important goals.
Your wife needs your creative energy if she is to become all that God designed her to be.
One foolish choice made in a moment of weakness can wipe out years of integrity.
Your wife needs you to pursue a relationship with her—not just when you want sex, but as a way of life.
First Peter 3:7 tells me to live with my wife “in an understanding way” and to “grant her honor as a fellow heir of the grace of life.”
Only you know how to best cultivate and guard the woman God has given you.
Most men are not necessarily unwilling to meet their wife’s needs; they simply are unaware of what those needs really are.
Here is some advice that can help you navigate these waters successfully, including a few good lines that always work.
If you want to understand and love your wife, here are some things you should never do.
After 25 years, I can see a few things I should never have done (and sometimes still do).
These five suggestions are not for the weak of heart.
We talk about how important marriage and family is, but where are we directing our emotional energy each day?
We should resist the highly-romanticized modern visions of manhood and look to Christ as the true model.
When my husband surprises me with a night out, he shows me that he has a sincere desire for me to have some time to myself. And that makes my heart soar.
How do you love your wife as Christ loves the church? For husbands, this involves understanding what Christ does for us, thinks of us, and becomes for us.
A challenge for men to become the sacrificial lovers and servant-leaders of their families.
Husband’s don’t need to ‘fix’ the problem, just show that they care.
Why is it that some men can initiate great tasks and conquer overwhelming obstacles at work and remain so passive in relationships or in leading at home?
Whatever you mean by the statement, it doesn’t cut it with husbands in the truth department.
It’s the underside of marriage, the reality of living with someone day in and day out in a fallen world. We need to see ourselves as we really are.