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10 posts tagged with "wife"

Tip For Empty Nesters!

Tip For Empty Nesters!
It is so easy to become friends with your children’s friends’ parents. And you should, because it can be so much fun. However, what happens when your children leave home for college or when they get married? Will these people be the people that you would choose to remain friends with, or are your children the only commonality that you have with them? Read More

Supporting Your Husband

Supporting Your Husband
We have had seasons when my husband’s work was challenging, stress producing and exhausting. And I am sure many of you can relate?!? During these seasons, especially when they are long, it can be challenging to be supportive and understanding for the long haul. So if you are currently in a season of being supportive and being that safe haven for your husband, may God renew your strength each day. Read More

Godly Influences For Our Husbands

Godly Influences For Our Husbands
When we were young marrieds, I quit working when we had our first child. And I said to my hubby, we have to go to community group. I need some friends. He was hesitate but followed a couple of weeks later. And this past year he was the one insisting we go to community group. Read More

Wives, Encourage Your Husbands

Wives, Encourage Your Husbands
Sometimes, I go through my days and I forget to take the time to encourage my husband. And the truth is he needs me to cheer him on in this life. Lately, I’ve been sensing that I need to be a little more intentional in this area. Read More

Appreciating Our Differences

Appreciating Our Differences
I crave relationships. I get energized by being around people. My husband is the opposite.

I need alone times to recharge but he needs alone to function. Neither is bad—just differences in our personalities. The more I have learned about introverts/extroverts, the more I have learned to appreciate our differences. Read More

Fighting for Your Marriage

Fighting for Your Marriage
In the difficult stretches of marriage, it's important for me to remember that my husband is not the enemy but we have an Enemy. Here are a few “marriage helps” I have tucked away.
We are not in a challenging stretch right now but I’m really working on the second part of #5 (connection cues).
1. There will be seasons when your feelings of love dry up. Do the acts of love despite your feelings. (Timothy Keller) Ask God to help you do one act of kindness today.
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Husband: My #1 Human Priority

Husband: My #1 Human Priority
On a scale from 1-10 how are you doing with keeping your husband as your #1 human priority?

I know that I personally have to check myself often because I can get busy with my children and my commitments.

Some practical ways to keep him as our #1 human priority include Read More

A Godly Wife

A Godly Wife
"She does him good, and not harm, all the days of her life." Proverbs 31:12"

Countless women have taken the Called to be a Keeper and shared how it strengthened their marriages and homes. Hear from a few... Read More

My #1 Human Priority

My #1 Human Priority
I learned this truth as a young wife in the Called to be a Keeper Study by Lori Merrill. But if I am not careful, I can let my children and my commitments slide into that number one spot. It's not intentional. It happens subtly.
In the study, I learned some ways to keep him as my #1 priority... Read More

God, Help Me Be a Cheerleader for My Husband

God, Help Me Be a Cheerleader for My Husband
Lord, give me the desire to be all these things for my husband because I know it is part of Your plans for my marriage!
Strengthen me to do my part to reflect Christ in my marriage, realizing this can only happen as I spend time in Your Word and in prayer with You. Read More
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