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Marriage

Your Basic Guide to Natural Family Planning

Marriage

Your Basic Guide to Natural Family Planning

Birth control can be a controversial topic. Some very conservative individuals believe that contraception is "sinful" or wrong. If that's you, then you are certainly entitled to your opinion, and you can choose to ignore my suggestions about contraception, or simply skip this post altogether. But if you are a person who just wants to find a godly way to prevent pregnancy while still enjoying[...]

How to Know You Are Ready for Marriage

Marriage

How to Know You Are Ready for Marriage

“Marriage changes everything.” Have you heard that one before? I have. But I’ve never understood or agreed with that sentiment. “Marriage is hard,” they also say. If you believe those things, marriage sounds like a pretty scary thing! But I don’t think marriage is scary. Big, yes. Scary? No. Here’s why I feel this way, and more importantly, how you can know if you’re ready[...]

Why My Marriage Is About Unity, Not Gender Roles

Marriage

Why My Marriage Is About Unity, Not Gender Roles

Christian marriage is a union of two people before God and man; it includes a promise to be faithful, and to love and cherish each other for the rest of your lives. Those are the facts that most of us can agree upon. Yet beyond that, there are many aspects of marriage that have the church divided in opinions. Some people believe marriage is eternal,[...]

How to Love Your Significant Other Every Day

Marriage

How to Love Your Significant Other Every Day

  Sometimes, we all need a reminder to actively love the one we've chosen to commit ourselves to. After all, love is a verb. Here are five things we can all do each day to love our significant other! Speak Kindly I often need to step back and check myself on this one. Sometimes my words and my tone towards my husband are less than[...]

4 Ingredients to a Successful Marriage

Marriage

4 Ingredients to a Successful Marriage

After years of marriage, my husband and I are just as committed to staying married forever as we were when we said our vows. We have had struggles to face as a couple, our share of fights and disagreements, and times when we haven’t been very connected as a couple. Yet despite these things, we are still in love and determined to keep our marriage[...]

Why I’m a Rainbow Fish

Marriage

Why I’m a Rainbow Fish

God has placed a passion in my heart for issues of sexuality. Homosexuality, bisexuality, and transgender issues are a controversial topic, especially in the Christian world. The vast majority of Christians believe that any sexual orientation other than heterosexuality is sinful. But this is not what I believe. I am a rainbow fish. A rainbow fish is a Christian who supports the LGBTQ community. That’s[...]