Marriage

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Marriage Conferences and Weekend Retreats

Strengthen your marriage or the marriages in your church by hosting one of our Focus Marriage Conferences or attending one of our Weekend Marriage Retreats. Our speakers and counselors lead couples through biblically-based lessons to enrich and deepen relationships.

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Time For Your Marriage in the Christmas Season

Erin Smalley

Many people feel stressed by the Christmas season, yet they don't want to neglect their marriage. Connecting with your spouse is possible — even when you're busy.

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Coping With Family Tension at Christmas

Bill Farrel

There is no formula for settling Christmas conflicts because they're highly emotional interactions with the people we care about the most. But knowing what some other couples have done can help.

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The Benefits of Losing Control in Your Marriage

Kimberly Wagner and LeRoy Wagner

LeRoy and Kimberly Wagner have suggestions for husbands or wives who attempt to control their spouse. The cycle is fueled by three basic heart issues: pride, ingratitude and fear.

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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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Your Christmas Money Plan

Scott and Bethany Palmer

For so many couples, Christmas and the gift-giving experience can move from feelings of anticipation to disappointment. The Palmers share ways to turn frustrating exchanges into opportunities.

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Al and Lisa Robertson Share Wisdom for Young Couples

Pam Woody

Al and Lisa Robertson, of A&E's hit television show "Duck Dynasty," share words of wisdom with newly married couples trying to build a solid relationship amid the responsibilities of building a career, buying a home and starting a family.

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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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Understanding the Five Love Languages

Gary Chapman

There are five emotional love languages — five ways that people speak and understand emotional love — including words of affirmation, quality time, gift giving, acts of service and physical touch.

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The Stages of Pornography Addiction

Gene McConnell and Keith Campbell

Is porn beginning to control your life? Are you addicted? You can't put it down — you keep going back for more? Perhaps you find yourself needing to see increasingly graphic pornography.

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Sex Is a Physical Need

Juli Slattery

A man's sexuality has a tremendous impact on his emotional, marital and spiritual well-being.

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