Monthly Archives: August 2011

Keep it Playful

You ever watch a young couple in love?  They’re always flirting and teasing each other.   Laughter is the norm.  There’s a playful quality that is present that is both infectious and energizing.  Is it strictly youth that creates such … Continue reading

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Rules of Engagement

If you say you never argue with your spouse, I’ll say that you’re not talking enough!  Conflict is inevitable in an intimate relationship.  The biblical concept of “the two shall become one” is not an immediate transformation, but rather a … Continue reading

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Science proves you can stay in love…

There’s a fascinating study out of Stony Brook University in New York that did brain scans on couples married over 20 years.  In many cases individuals can really be in a state of passionate love that was long thought to … Continue reading

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Marriage Culture

We have one son that is coming up on his first anniversary, and another son due to be married in a week.  In both cases its been fun to listen to the situations that they anticipate that would be stressful. … Continue reading

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Is it always about right and wrong?

In most of our minds, we have this unrealistic expectation for conflict that goes something like this…  Once you hear and understand my point, you will quickly realize the error of your ways.  With this newfound understanding, you will fall … Continue reading

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