Sex and Intimacy

Episode

Put the Children to Bed Early

Make time for each other.  Marriage expert Dr. Gary Chapman says you need to set aside time for your spouse especially after children come along. Listen to the full program here.

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Series

Love and Sex: The Perfect Combination

Dr. Gary Chapman discusses the beauty of sex in marriage.

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Episode

Solomon on Romance (Part 2 of 2)

The Book of Romance

The Rev. Tommy Nelson draws upon the Song of Solomon's rich imagery to convey wise principles about dating and courtship. (Part 2 of 2)

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Episode

Solomon on Romance (Part 1 of 2)

The Book of Romance

The Rev. Tommy Nelson draws upon the Song of Solomon's rich imagery to convey wise principles about dating and courtship. (Part 1 of 2)

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Episode

Drawing Closer to God and Each Other

A Lifelong Love

This weekend, author Gary Thomas explains how a husband and wife can foster oneness in their marriage by pursuing God together. 

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Married Couple's Perspective on Fifty Shades of Grey

Greg and Erin Smalley each took the time to share their thoughts on 50 Shades of Grey and what it means for marriage.

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Episode

Drawing Closer to God and Each Other (Part 2 of 2)

A Lifelong Love

Author Gary Thomas explains how a husband and wife can foster oneness in their marriage by pursuing God together.  (Part 2 of 2)

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Episode

Drawing Closer to God and Each Other (Part 1 of 2)

A Lifelong Love

Author Gary Thomas explains how a husband and wife can foster oneness in their marriage by pursuing God together.  (Part 1 of 2)

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Article

True Romance on Valentine's Day

Greg Smalley

A couple having a candle lit dinner together.

Dr. Greg Smalley encourages couples to look beyond chocolates and flowers to pursue true romance this Valentine's Day.

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Episode

Exposing the Lure of Romance and Erotica (Part 2 of 2)

Pulling Back the Shades

Dr. Juli Slattery and author Dannah Gresh talk about the cultural fascination with erotica that's been largely spawned by the popular novel and now movie Fifty Shades of Grey and other sexually explicit media. Our guests explain why such material especially appeals to women, and the danger it poses to marriage and families. (Part 2 of 2)

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Episode

Exposing the Lure of Romance and Erotica (Part 1 of 2)

Pulling Back the Shades

Dr. Juli Slattery and author Dannah Gresh talk about the cultural fascination with erotica that's been largely spawned by the popular novel and now movie Fifty Shades of Grey and other sexually explicit media. Our guests explain why such material especially appeals to women, and the danger it poses to marriage and families. (Part 1 of 2)

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Episode

Moving From Loneliness to Intimacy in Your Marriage

Married But Lonely

This weekend, psychologist David Clarke offers several practical ideas for couples to improve their marital intimacy, from regularly scheduled talk times, to spiritual leadership and being accountable to others.

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Episode

Building True Oneness in Marriage (Part 2 of 2)

The Marriage Builder

Psychologist Dr. Larry Crabb helps get to the root of disillusionment and disappointment in today's marriages, and points to God's heart for a husband and wife to enjoy true oneness. (Part 2 of 2)

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Episode

Building True Oneness in Marriage (Part 1 of 2)

The Marriage Builder

Psychologist Dr. Larry Crabb helps get to the root of disillusionment and disappointment in today's marriages, and points to God's heart for a husband and wife to enjoy true oneness. (Part 1 of 2)

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Episode

Moving From Loneliness to Intimacy in Your Marriage (Part 2 of 2)

Married But Lonely

Psychologist David Clarke offers several practical ideas for couples to improve their marital intimacy, from regularly scheduled talk times, to spiritual leadership and being accountable to others. (Part 2 of 2)

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Episode

Moving From Loneliness to Intimacy in Your Marriage (Part 1 of 2)

Married But Lonely

Psychologist David Clarke offers several practical ideas for couples to improve their marital intimacy, from regularly scheduled talk times, to spiritual leadership and being accountable to others. (Part 1 of 2)

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Article

Devotional: Sex and Intimacy

Focus on the Family

To yield to one another sexually in marriage is to step into God-created intimacy.

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Devotional: Spiritual Foundations

Focus on the Family

Spiritual intimacy between a husband and wife provides a safe covering.

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Series

Building a Pure Marriage

God has a beautiful plan for every married couple, even those of us who have suffered losses.

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Series

Erotica, Women and Marriage

We may stereotypically think of sexual temptation as a man's problem, but women are not immune to the lure of romance depicted in new and graphic forms of entertainment.

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God's Design for Sex

Sex is one of the biggest somethings of all time in more fabulous ways than most people appreciate.

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Managing Temptation

Within marriage, barriers must also be erected to protect the "garden of marital bliss" that you are trying hard to build.

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Series

The Overcoming Marriage

If we're honest, all marriages have trials. Learn how to use difficulty to build an overcoming marriage and grow closer than ever to your spouse.

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The Role of Friendship in Marriage

Marriage without friendship cannot work in our culture.

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