Be committed to the roles you play in your relationship.
Understand that the roles and values each spouse brings to a relationship makes them work as a team.
How is God's love to the individual reflected in your marriage? Are there areas in your marriage that has less of His influence? How can you and your spouse both increase God's influence in this area? Discuss together.
Praying together means that both of your hearts are open to bare. This special time creates a bond between spouses that positively impacts their marriage. Read: 6 Small Habits that have a Big Impact on Marriage
We've all made mistakes in one way or another. Accept the responsibility for your actions and apologize to your spouse. Recognizing that we're all flawed in some way puts us on the path towards forgiveness and healing.
Sweeping your true feelings under the rug does not mean that a situation is resolved. At some point, your feelings will resurface and has the potential to cause some damage to your relationship. Take a look at our Move Past the Past article.
It's hard to move on from past hurts. Here are some tips that can help: 1. Express your feelings of pain or take responsibility for your actions if you are at fault 2. Make the choice to move forward and come up with a plan that minimizes the chance of the situation reoccurring 3. Forgive... Continue Reading →
Focus on the present joys that you have. Meditating on past hurts/circumstances will only hinder the enjoyment of what you have now and will have in the future.
Both love and sex must be present for a successful relationship. Through sex, a couple deepens their love, deepens their emotional connection, and builds trust. Check out our article and audio on: The Naked Marriage
When love is present in a relationship, sex is more meaningful. This brings about a sense of fulfillment from the experience because both physical and emotional needs are being satisfied.
Overcome discomforts by creating new experiences with your spouse. Try a new sex position or vary one you've already tried. Experiment, implement, and have fun.