Being Married

Romance 101 Examined

Romance 101 Examined

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So what did you think of the video that I included last week? I don’t know how the rest of you are faring today, but I’m sure I’m up about 50,000 points just by writing this blog post (even if it is a week late :-) Seriously though, after Liz and I watched Mark wax eloquent about the disparity between men…

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Service in Marriage: The Uncomfortable Command

Service in Marriage: The Uncomfortable Command

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Within a marriage there is usually one spouse who cares about the organization and cleanliness of the house and its contents more than the other. (And if both of you care about keeping the house neat and in order…well…I’m sure Liz would be jealous  :-). For that spouse, there are many moments when they find themselves cleaning up after the…

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Valentines Day Post: In Your Changing, Change Not

Valentines Day Post: In Your Changing, Change Not

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A standing joke between me and my wife is to say something like “I love you just the way you are, so don’t ever change…at all…ever.” (you probably had to have been there:-). So, for instance, say that I’ve just flexed in front of Liz, she would then bat her eyelashes and respond, “oooh, very nice. I’m so impressed. I…

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Respect in Marriage: God Wasn’t Just Talking to Wives II

Respect in Marriage: God Wasn’t Just Talking to Wives II

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Yesterday we asked how we could begin to treat our spouses with respect, even when they don’t deserve it. I suppose I should start off by saying how much none of us deserve honor. After all, we all deserve God’s eternal judgment. But isn’t it easy to think that some people deserve eternal damnation just a little more than we…

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