Want a Happier Marriage? Practice the Power of Positivity

Want a Happier Marriage
One of the most often asked questions I get related to relationships is, “What are key ingredients that make up a successful relationship?” The answer sounds simple but it’s definitely not always easy. I don’t think anyone really believes there is a magic wand or secret formula. Relationships can be complicated. However, there are two words that… Read More

5 Crucial Steps for Effective Change in Destructive Marriages

5 Crucial Steps for Effective Change in Destructive Marriages
Last month I wrote an article about superficial apologies, when “I’m sorry” is not the end of rebuilding a shattered marriage but only the beginning of genuine change. But what does that change look like in real life? Jesus told his own disciples that their spirits were willing, but their flesh was weak. No one… Read More

Should I Marry Him?

William Law lived in a time (the eighteenth century) and place (England) where he believed a superficial and misguided education usually made young people worse rather than better. Young boys, he said, were fired with ambition and selfishness, trying to make a name by establishing themselves as better than others, which, of course, is the opposite of Christian… Read More

How Your Family of Origin Impacts Your Marriage Now

Follow us on Facebook The term family of origin is familiar to some but many not everyone. Everyone should have an understanding of it, being that in the realm of emotional and relationship health, it’s critical. Therapists probably have slightly different interpretations of the meaning and process. Here is my definition:“Family of origin… Read More