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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10 Simple Ideas for a Happier Marriage

Focus on the Family Magazine

Having a happier marriage may be easier than you think. You can do little things to add joy to your union. Here are inspiring stories written by couples on how they made their marriage happier.

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How to Care for 'Negative' Emotions in Your Marriage

Robert S. Paul

Emotions — even anger and hurt — have a purpose. These strong feelings need to be appropriately understood, valued and utilized so you can better care for yourself and know your spouse deeply.

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Celebrating Advent in Marriage

Alexandra Kuykendall

This season, make sure you connect with your spouse so that you don’t get “wrapped up” in busyness. Here are some ways to bring you and your spouse together to celebrate Advent in a meaningful way.

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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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God's Marriage Partnership Plan

Erin Hawley

Through reading the Bible and observing my husband, Josh, I have learned two things about marriage. First, marriage is a partnership, and, second, God designed our differences for our benefit.

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The Key to a Happy Marriage: Feelings!

Greg Smalley

Being a better husband doesn't mean that you can fix everything, it means being emotionally responsive. And there are three components to that: accessibility, responsiveness and engagement.

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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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