first five years


Q&A: Did I marry the wrong person?

Question: We’ve been married only a short time, but I’m already beginning to feel that I’ve made a mistake. As a matter of fact, I’m afraid I ended up with the wrong person. What do I do now?

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7 team-building games for a winning marriage

Cue eye-rolls and unenthusiastic groans. At least that’s how television parodies corporate team-building exercises, airing failed “trust falls” and distasteful “diversity days.”

 

Admittedly, these parodies can be side-splittingly funny, but the value of team building in the business world, and in your marriage, lasts long after the laughs fade. Rest assured, your participation – whether as a boisterous or blushing player – in these seemingly cheesy games reaps benefits for you and your team that are far better than cheddar!

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Couple devotional: Community

This month’s couple devotional is focused on the responsibilities of marriage and, in particular, the thriving marriage trait of community.

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Q&A: Building a lifetime of marriage

Question: As newlyweds, what can my spouse and I do to ensure that our marriage will last a lifetime?

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Cook your way toward a healthier marriage

My wife and I returned from our honeymoon and were hit with the reality of living off of a single salary while she finished her degree. I assumed our budget would drive us to low-quality meals.

Thankfully, I was wrong.

We not only learned we could enjoy the food we love and create unique meals together in our tiny kitchen, but we also found cooking together to be a source of great joy in our marriage.

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