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Posted: December 11th, 2014 | Blog | No Comments

Love stories have become a staple among movie genres. They never fail to sell and it is probably because we are all, at some level, lovers on the inside. Whether it is little children enamored by "Beauty and the Beast", persecuted lovers...

Posted: December 4th, 2014 | Blog | No Comments

As a pastor I have often heard wives question the idea of submitting to their husbands, as to the Lord. And after they have said their piece, I remind them that the verse actually says that wives should submit to their husbands in...

Posted: November 27th, 2014 | Blog | No Comments

As I’ve mentioned in my previous post, love is the motivation of a marriage. It is what drives us to serve our spouses instead of the other way around; our daily journey of becoming other-centered with our spouses. I don’t know about you but...

Posted: November 20th, 2014 | Blog | No Comments

Her name was Florence Chadwick and she was a talented swimmer. She began swimming when she was very young, knowing even then her passion for ocean swims. At the age of 10, she became the youngest person to swim across the mouth of San Diego...

Posted: November 13th, 2014 | Blog | No Comments

Last week I wrote about how truth is the starting point of trust in a marriage. On the same note, it is impossible to hide something in a marriage because marriage makes two people become one flesh. One of the things—which I’m sure other...

Posted: November 6th, 2014 | Blog | No Comments

A good way to tell if you’re headed in the right direction is by using a compass. A compass guides you to your destination by veering you away from all the wrong paths and leading you only to the right one. In the journey of marriage, your...

Posted: October 30th, 2014 | Blog | No Comments

Often, when we think of Adam, Eve and the fruit, what we see is one bite on the fruit, but the Bible tells us that there were two. Read to the end and you’ll find a surprising revelation. There is no love story that explains trust better...

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 | Blog | No Comments

Whether it’s between you and your banker, grocer or doctor, relationships rise and fall on trust. This is true for our marriages and even our relationship with God as well. Trust is the foundation of any relationship. So why trust and not...

Posted: October 16th, 2014 | Blog | 1 Comment

In my last article, I wrote about the lesson that changed my marriage. To the over 6,000 people who "liked" the article I wish I could say that it is as simple as listening to a pastor’s moving message or reading one article and voila, a...

Posted: October 9th, 2014 | Blog | 23 Comments

“A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.” - Mignon McLaughlin As Marie and I just celebrated our 32nd wedding anniversary, I got reminded of the one marriage lesson that changed my life and...