The Best Christmas Love Story

The Best Christmas Love Story

As I’ve mentioned before, my wife Sabra enjoys watching movies on the Hallmark Channel. Especially the love stories. The Hallmark Channel has become well known for their Christmas movies it airs every year. The first movie this year, “Marry Me at Christmas,” aired on October 28th. The last one will air on December 31st. In-between those […]

How Less is More in Marriage

How Less is More in Marriage

Do you like to watch those home design shows on TV? You know, the ones like “Fixer-Upper” recently or “Trading Spaces” back in the day. All of them feature designers who put their own style on someone’s home. One type of design that had been around for some time but became popular in the 1980’s […]

The One Thing You Need for a Blessed Marriage

The One Thing You Need for a Blessed Marriage

I was reading an article recently in which the author quoted from a book by philosopher Soren Kierkegaard. The title of the book? Purity of Heart Is to Will One Thing. The quote didn’t particularly impress me, but the title of the book caught my attention. We live in a culture where we like that […]

What Kind of Legacy Will Your Marriage Leave Behind?

What Kind of Legacy Will Your Marriage Leave Behind?

“My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.” – John 15:12-13 This has been the spring of disasters. Three hurricanes devastated the Caribbean Islands and the eastern United States. An earthquake left tremendous damage in Mexico. […]

Peacemaking in Marriage

Peacemaking in Marriage

Have you had conflicts, arguments, or disagreements in your marriage? If the answer is “no,” I think you may be fooling yourself. Either that or you haven’t lived together very long. Living with another person in any situation is not easy. This is especially true in marriage–the closest of human relationships. Husbands and wives have […]

How to Have a Fruitful Marriage for The Glory of God

How to Have a Fruitful Marriage for The Glory of God

Last week, I wrote about palm trees and how they withstand storms. And I could not help but think about the fruit that palm trees produce. The house where I grew up had palm trees that produced coconuts. Even though this fruit was difficult to get open, the effort was well worth it. I could not […]