Lasting Marriage: Forgiveness

Hi friends! I’m continuing on the theme from my last post – staying together happily in marriage. This post focuses on the next point – which is forgiveness. The Bible says: “Make allowance for each other’s faults, and forgive anyone who offends you.” (Colossians 3:13). This is not a suggestion, but a command, the same way the Bible […]

Lasting Marriage: Friendship

I don’t know about you, but before I got married I loved observing happy couples. I liked it when I saw a couple who looked very comfortable, smiling, joking and playful with each other, regardless of how long they have been married. I’ve seen enough miserable-looking married couples and I never wanted my marriage to […]

Understand Me

Relationships are based on love, trust, communication and understanding. This is more so important in marriage, where two people (who are NOT mind readers) try to know and understand each other better everyday. I’m going to talk about how listening and learning can really help couples to understand each other better. First, what is understanding? […]

Respect Experiment

As I said in my previous post, I had been reading the Love and Respect book and I had learnt a few truths about the importance of showing my husband respect. The book is based on the premise of this scripture in Ephesians 5 v 33 where Paul said: “However, each one of you also […]

R-E-S-P-E-C-T

It’s been a while! Sorry if it seems like I abandoned this blog for so long. I’m just constantly juggling many things on my plate. Hubby and I recently celebrated our fourth wedding anniversary! I thank God for my journey beyond the aisle, I’ve grown so much, learnt a lot, matured a lot and gained […]