Tag Archives: Marriage difficulties

Be Completely Humble and Gentle…

I’m a bit more active on the blogging in this season for several reasons: 1) to see how things progress in this difficult time; 2) to check in with my sanity; 3) and hopefully, to show some progress out of … Continue reading

Posted in On Marriage | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Weary

My amazing BFFL describes it as the mountains and valleys.  And she’s reconciled that in her marriage.  She just keeps looking forward to those mountain moments. Marriage isn’t smooth sailing for many people.  It certainly isn’t for us. Most of … Continue reading

Posted in On Marriage | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Why Is Communication in Marriage so Hard?

We’ve made it through another few days.  I suppose that’s something.  I need to be grateful for that. He has been diligently reading away, marriage books.  Love and Respect (The Love She Most Desires); The Respect He Most Needs); The … Continue reading

Posted in On Being Imperfect Me, On Marriage | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Marriage to Glorify God

  I’ll start this out with a hallelujah for church. I know that sounds weird, but at midnight last night, I was feeling pretty depressed and hopeless.  Apathetic about my life.  Negative. Church this morning made me look at things … Continue reading

Posted in On Marriage | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Apathy

I love world rhythms, I love international cultures.  Today I was around these things, and the joy I normally feel did not bubble up in me.  And the irony made me really sad. How does this happen? Where does apathy … Continue reading

Posted in On Being Imperfect Me, On Marriage | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Sex, Marriage, and the 10-90

I have a tough time rolling with the punches, the ups and downs of life.  When there are downs, my world seems dark and hopeless, and I temporarily forget to think about all of the positives and good things. My … Continue reading

Posted in On Marriage | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments