By: John and Corrie Mannion Whether you’re soon to be engaged, in a dating relationship, or just thinking about the future years in which you hope to meet the one you’ll marry, it’s important to know what you’re getting yourself into. Marriage is multifaceted, to say the least, but there are some important points about marriage… Read More Points about Marriage You Might Not Often Hear (But Should)
By Sarah Duron With a previous marriage, two beautiful little girls biological to me, chosen by Denny, and only two years into this new reality, we are in the thick of what I like to call real life. It is beautiful, messy, and adventurous. Throw in school for all four of us, on top of… Read More “You are the one I choose!”
By Dr. Karen Bolser The world of dating can seem like a crazy maze. There are tons of dating blogs, books with strategies on how to “hook up”, media-driven television, and numerous amounts of dating websites engineered to find you the most “compatible” partner. I know all of these avenues in the past have left… Read More Why orchestrating your own dating relationship will not work!
“So, while there are many good reasons to have children, there are, at least, three wrong reasons…”… Read More 3 Bad Reasons to Want Kids
By: Jennifer Murff I have NEVER liked reading about the Proverbs 31 woman. This prestigious super mompreneur seemed to have tackled the business world with ease, conquered the home front in excellence, given back to the community in love, AND still had time to look like a rock star. She was the lady who kept… Read More Six Myths of the Proverbs 31 Woman
In fact, our passion is to change the perception of marriage among Millennials since many are choosing not to marry but more and more, if Millennials do marry, it can be for all the wrong reasons.… Read More 5 Reasons Why Millennials Should Not Get Married!
A few years ago my husband and I were out with a couple that were newly married. Jacob and I were “newlyweds,” but this couple literally just got married. I made a comment to the wife (whom I barely knew) saying something along the lines of, “I remember our first year. Whew. It was tough.”… Read More Three Reasons Why Marriage is Hard (and why you should do it anyway).
Love means stepping out of our comfort zone to continue conquering a conquered heart. The roses and chocolates of a mature love are found in the willingness to both learn and adjust. It’s agreeing to serve someone after knowing both the beauty and the beast in them.… Read More A Forever Kind Of Love
I went into marriage thinking that MY desires would finally be met and that we would skip our way into the sunset of marital bliss. What I was not prepared for was the intense death to self. … Read More Marriage is a good thing!
By: Teva Beasley When I was single, I had grandiose ideas of what marriage and parenting should look like. Since I wasn’t demonstrated these things at home well, I decided I would just do the complete opposite and add a dash of a Hollywood romcom or two. Turns out real life doesn’t work that way… Read More What romance looks like – three kids, a mortgage, and a minivan later.