Learn three specific ways in which you can improve your relationship and minimize effort along the way. It’s so much easier to be proactive and avoid problems than it is to constantly struggle to get out of them. This episode contains life-tested advice that can take your marriage to new levels.
Ask any financial advisor and they will tell you to invest throughout your entire career and you will have a healthy nest egg upon retirement. Marriage is the same way. If you want to have a fantastic marriage once you are an empty nester, begin investing in your marriage now. You will find yourself in a happier, healthier relationship as a result.
Marriage is the only relationship described in the Bible as one flesh. Many equate this simply as a result of sex. In this episode you will hear how there is a blessing associated with becoming one flesh that can take your marriage to new levels.
Our guest this week is Pastor Lou Rodriguez from Encounter Church in Evansville, Indiana. Lou has worked extensively with young couples both married and engaged. He has personally married over 90 couples! Lou shares from his vast experience the importance of effective communication in a marriage. He also shares some of the other common struggles faced by newlyweds including setting boundaries, and defending your spouse with in-laws. Lou has a tremendous sense of what young couples need to know and relates these stories in an entertaining fashion.
We all have those days when we are not excited about our spouse. We may be bored or frustrated – we just don’t “feel it”. This happens to every couple. In this podcast, learn how to change your perspective on those days and use them to actually improve on your marriage. A Shocking Marriage is about more than feelings – it’s about a long-term commitment.
This episode discusses the final aspect of intimacy in marriage – physical intimacy. Sex is an important ingredient in marriage, but often times couples use sex as an inappropriate tool or reward. Learn how to stop manipulating behaviors and embrace sex as the gift that God intended in your marriage.
In this podcast, Jerry talks about the critical and fragile nature of emotional intimacy in a marriage. Couples that can satisfy each other in this regard are well set for the long-run. Those that ignore it risk potential collapse. Learn what it is, how to nurture and protect it and how to satisfy your spouse in this area.