5 Signs That You’re the Taker in the Relationship

Joanna Teigen Crosswalk.com Contributing Writer Remember when you first fell in love? Your relationship felt like the most exciting, rewarding

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10 Things We Got Right in 50 Years of Marriage

In our fairly miserable North Carolina years (the late 1980s), when a few sick church members were harassing us and

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10 Great Ways Wives Can Serve Their Husbands (Yes, Serve!)

As women, we like to be noticed by our husbands. We appreciate being told how nice we look or what

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4 Hard Conversations You Need to Have before You Say “I Do”

4. How will we handle extended family? When two people come together, they are bringing with them a lifetime of

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A Prayer for a Spouse Who Won’t Communicate

Dear Lord, We feel defeated. Tired of striving for perfection, in ourselves and our marriages. Marriage is hard, help us

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A Prayer of Courage for Greater Honesty with Your Spouse

“Do not lie to each other, since you have taken off your old self with its practices and have put

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Who Is My Neighbor? How Jesus Calls Out Passivity

From the time I could speak, I watched Mr. Rogers Neighborhood. One of my first sentences was, “Hi neighbor.” Much

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Where Is God in a Broken Marriage?

“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear though the earth gives way, though the mountains be moved into the

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7 Things You Need to Know When Talking with Difficult People

Most of us don’t like to be taught or corrected. This can prick our pride and fear of rejection. Plus,

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How to Set Yourself Up for a Great Marriage

Betsy de Cruz Crosswalk.com Contributing Writer Friends of ours love to tell the story of how they got married just

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