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Serving your spouse and the power of now.

Serving your spouse isn't always easy. I know. It can be tough. I have a friend. He's a great guy. He’d give you the shirt...


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Tags: Divorce, Ministry, Faith,

5 questions for your next date night

Have you lost that lovin’ feeling? It is easy to do when life seems to suck all our energy and time away. Being intentional in...


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Tags: Money, Divorce, Ministry,

5 things you’re missing in managing marriage stress.

How do we manage life without feeling overwhelmed? How do avoid feeling like life is this huge responsibility to fulfill? How...


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Tags: Divorce, Ministry, Faith,

When sarcasm infects your home.

I don’t know if you ever wake up like this, but today I woke up really sad. Last night, things went south at our house....


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Tags: Divorce, Ministry, Parenting,

5 ideas for a thriving marriage instead of being married to your job.

“Help, my spouse is married to their job.” This is what gets said so often in struggling marriages.

 

Are you the one saying...


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Tags: Money, Divorce, Ministry,

Newlywed advice: learning to dance through the minefield of marriage.

We’ve all been to wedding receptions or other places where we’ve seen people dancing. Have you noticed how the couples dance...


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Tags: Divorce, Ministry, Faith,

How to fix a marriage by rejecting these two lies.

John and Susan met through an online dating service. The techno-virtual matchmakers of the day ran the algorithms and...


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Tags: Divorce, Ministry, Faith,

Turn, turn, turn: the changing seasons of marriage

As we move from the long, free days of summer into the colorful days of fall, I always try to take a moment to meditate on the...


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Tags: Divorce, Ministry, Parenting,

Slow down: 10 ideas for how to connect like never before.

When our son was 4 years old, a friend was visiting our home. Our son gently grabbed her face and gave her a soft, slow kiss...


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Tags: Divorce, Ministry, Faith,

7 reasons for divorce and how to overcome them

Why do people file for divorce? Well, it all depends on who you ask. Now, these seven reasons aren't in any order. And, I'm...


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10 questions for couples to ask right now

Have you ever considered the fact that Jesus was the greatest question asker the world has ever seen? Think about that for a...


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I'm not better: how the sin of pride creeps up on us.

I was reflecting on the great impact of Ravi Zacharias after we heard that he passed away. The first time I saw him he was...


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Tags: Divorce, Ministry, Faith,

Marriage help during quarantine (free video series)

In the month of April, we are providing FREE weekly video sessions that will help your marriage during the time of quarantine....


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Tags: Money, Interviews, Ministry,

Preventing the drift and protecting your marriage (3 minute video)

Preventing the drift in marriage is vital. You must learn to protect your marriage.


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Focus on the Family broadcast featuring Brad & Marilyn Rhoads

Co-founders of Grace Marriage, Brad Rhoads and his wife, Marilyn, were interviewed live in studio at Focus on the Family. They...


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Tags: Interviews, Ministry, Parenting,

How did Grace Marriage start?

We recently had the privilege of spending time with our friends at LifePoint Church | Smyrna, TN. What an amazing,...


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Church leaders: a plan to do less marriage crisis counseling

Prevention in marriage is three times more effective than intervention.  Plus, as the average couple is unhappy six years...


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Brad & Marilyn Rhoads on Focus on the Family Broadcast

We are thankful for the opportunity to be on the Focus (“Focus”) on the Family Radio show. Focus helps countless families and...


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Tags: Interviews, Ministry, Parenting,