Family, marriage, Wife, Womanhood

When Your Spouse seems Far away

Make allowances for others faults, because the Lord forave you first.
Amy / June 29, 2015

I have been married almost 8 years. In those years there is one thing that keeps happening to me and my husband. We are constantly drifting apart. I remember hearing from christian teachers, pastors and counselors that this is a common problem in marriages and that I should expect it to happen to my marriage. I didn’t really believe it…

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Book Promotions, Spiritual health, Wife

The Discipline of Prayer

Amy / June 16, 2015

Do you want to pray more for your marriage but you find it difficult to know what to pray for? Maybe you are in a rut and find yourself praying the same prayer over your marriage, but you really want something more. I personally have found that I am not as consistent in praying over my marriage as I should…

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Family, Home, marriage, Wife

Responding Well to Hurts from Our Husband

Amy / April 14, 2015

Do you respond well when your husband hurts you? I usually do NOT. My first response to hurts from my husband is to get angry. My second response usually involves pouring on the guilt and making him feel awful for being so terrible to me. The problem is, the Bible tells us that we should not be acting that way. I…

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Intentional Living, marriage, Wife, Womanhood

Leaning In

Amy / April 11, 2015

Have you had one of those weeks when everything seemed to be going the wrong direction between you and your husband? Communicating with him seems impossible and there is something happening at every turn to push you away from your husband? That is the time to be leaning in, not pulling away. I have had weeks like that. Weeks when…

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marriage, Spiritual health, Wife, Womanhood

Marriage and Culture

Amy / April 8, 2015

In the past three years or so I have seen three separate couples in my neighborhood alone get divorced. Two of those couples were married after I was and then divorced within less than five years. One of the couples is still in process of divorce. One thing I find very interesting about all of these breakups is they all…

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Intentional Living, marriage, Wife

Giving up My Rights

Amy / February 4, 2015

Getting married was an eye-opening experience for me. I had lots of ideas of what married life would entail and how my life would change once I got married. After returning home from the honeymoon I was surprised how much changed. I basically believed that being married was similar to being single, only there was someone around to share life…

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