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Clearing Out the Clutter and Staying Together When Tragedy Strikes Your Marriage

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In Part 1 of this weekend's problem, author Kathi Lipp explains how too much clutter can cause family stress and conflict, and offers practical strategies to get rid of what you don't need so that you can have the space and resources to serve God as He intended.

In Part 2, Jay and Katherine Wolf describe how God's grace has sustained their marriage and family since Katherine suffered a massive, debilitating brainstem stroke in 2008.

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    The 2000 Things Challenge

    Kathi Lipp

    Kathi Lipp offers some quick, practical suggestions to begin removing unnecessary clutter from your home.

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    Key Areas to Organize

    Michelle LaRowe

    There are a few key areas where you'll get the most bang for your buck (and your time and effort).

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    4 Reasons Why Clutter is Like Every Bad Boyfriend You've Ever Had

    Kathi Lipp

    "Since writing my book Clutter Free ... I started to see the correlation between the things that women say about bad relationships and the clutter that is ruining their lives."

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    Negotiating Chores With Your Spouse

    Sheila Gregoire

    Chores need to be done, but they don't need to be a wedge between a husband and wife. How you approach your tasks can build your marriage team.

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Kathi Lipp

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Kathi Lipp is a national speaker and the author of 15 books including Clutter Free, Hot Mama: 12 Secrets to a Sizzling Hot Marriage, The Get Yourself Organized Project, The Husband Project and The Cure for the Perfect Life. She is a frequent guest on radio and TV and the host of the popular podcast You've Got This! She and her husband, Roger, are the parents of four young adults in San Jose, Calif. Learn more about Kathi by visiting her website: www.kathilipp.com.

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Jay and Katherine Wolf

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Jay and Katherine Wolf's idyllic life as a young married couple with an infant son was tragically shattered in 2008 when Katherine suffered a massive brainstem stroke. She wasn't expected to survive, but through two years of recovery, she re-learned how to eat, speak and walk. Today, Katherine still suffers from double vision, deafness, facial paralysis and limited use of one hand. Through public speaking and their book, Hope Heals, Jay and Katherine share their compelling story of how their marriage and family have been sustained by God's grace and their faith in Him. Learn more about Jay and Katherine by visiting their website, www.hopeheals.com.