Marriage

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Focus on Marriage Assessment

The Focus on the Family Marriage Assessment is designed to evaluate the strength of 12 essential traits of your marriage. Do you know your marriage’s strengths and weaknesses?

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Friendship in Marriage

Leslie Parrott with Les Parrott

You can find volumes on romance, intimacy and passion in marriage — not much on being good friends as husband and wife. But couples can ignite their love life by boosting the quality of their friendship.

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Grace and Acceptance in an Imperfect Marriage

Mark Savage

When we bump into imperfection — our own and our spouse's — we often don’t handle it well. But we have two valuable tools available to us that most of us aren’t using often enough. 

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Discover What Rejuvenates You ... and Your Marriage

Greg Smalley

Taking time to rest—physically, emotionally, spiritually and mentally—is in the best interest of you and your marriage. God doesn't want you to be an empty, exhausted person with nothing to give.

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Have You Lost Hope in Your Marriage?

For Couples in Crisis ... You can still put the pieces back together with Hope Restored

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Stuffing Emotions is a False Way to Keep the Peace in Your Marriage

Lysa TerKeurst

True peacekeeping isn't about stopping the emotion. It's about properly processing the emotions before they get stuffed and rot into something horribly toxic.

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Healthy Opposite-Sex Friendships in Marriage

John Townsend

Some couples choose not to have opposite-sex relationships because of the risks. But the couple must make sure all the "nutrients" from others in the body of Christ are present.

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Resources to Help Your Marriage Thrive!

Choose from among a variety of relevant and engaging resources to help you in your marital journey. Yours today for a donation of any amount!

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