Strengthening Your Marriage

Focus on the Family Minute

Episode

What's It Like Living With Me?

Dr. Larry Crabb, hopes you’ll find the courage to ask that hard question of your spouse. But be prepared to listen for a couple of hours with an open heart. Listen to the Full Program here.

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Focus on the Family Broadcast

Episode

Cherishing the Differences in Your Spouse

Authors Greg and Erin Smalley encourage spouses to embrace each other's differences, focusing on their good qualities instead of their faults.

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Making TIME for Intimacy

Bill Farrel and Pam Farrel

Couples need "T.I.M.E." together. Here is what we see as the minimum time commitment you should have to maintain the minimum connectedness needed for a healthy, strong – and intimate – marriage.

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Focus on the Family Marriage Ministry

At Focus, you'll find the support and encouragement you need to help your marriage thrive.

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Series

Mentoring 101

A mentor is someone you can turn to for wisdom and support — and someone who can help you make the most of your marriage.

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Series

Defending Your Marriage From External Stressors

God has made provisions for you to withstand negative influences on your marriage.

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Series

Building Hedges Around Your Marriage

A hedge is a protective investment that will help your relationship to flourish like never before.

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Commitment

If you truly love someone, you will work hard for the relationship.

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Love For The Long Haul

With the right spirit and actions, any marriage can be restored.

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Two couples preparing a meal.

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How to Improve My Marriage by Helping Others

Helping others together as a couple can improve your marriage and make it stronger.

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Devotional: Love and Respect

Focus on the Family

To assume that our ability to love another person has its source in our own hearts carries with it the potential to be embarrassing, painful, or dangerous.

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Mentoring Investment Ideas

Focus on the Family

A mentor is someone you can turn to for wisdom and support — and someone who can help you make the most of your marriage.

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Article

The Many Benefits of Long-Term Marriage

Cheryl Pfingsten

According to Jacob Silverman there were 1,138 federal benefits, rights and responsibilities associated with marriage.

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Article

10 Keys to a More Loving Relationship

Greg Smalley and Erin Smalley

10 keys to help make your relationship with your spouse more loving.

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