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5 Steps to a Shocking Marriage: #2

Step 2 – Be Intentional We saw in Step 1 that it is important to realize that marriages will erode if they are not focused on and maintained. In this step, we look at the importance of being intentional in … Continue reading

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Then and Now

My wife and I went camping over the weekend. Camping in Indiana in the fall can be beautiful, but the weather can be iffy. As we were driving to the campground on Friday afternoon, the skies grew increasingly dark. By … Continue reading

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Appreciate the Little Things

My wife and kids have been gone for a week.  It’s funny, I travel quite a bit for work and have for the bulk of my career.  When I’m away from home, I miss everybody, but I’m typically so busy … Continue reading

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Marriage: 2 shall become 1

We made a video for our most recent Shocking Marriage workshop.  This depicts three different types of couples, and shows that the process of becoming one is not automatic nor effortless.  Check it out here.  2 Become 1

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Why Women Aren’t Like CrockPots

We’ve all heard the analogy that when it comes to sex, men are like microwave ovens and women are like CrockPots.  The premise here is that men are quickly and easily aroused while women take in stimulus over a longer … Continue reading

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Falling out of love?

So here’s a questions that has me perplexed.  Can you fall out of love?  Maybe it’s the verbiage that I hate…   Falling is typically the result of an accident.  It’s sudden and unexpected.  So how can you “fall” out … Continue reading

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Vision Drift in Marriage

I visited my son’s church yesterday and heard their senior minister give a message on Vision.  It was an inspiring sermon of the importance of not only setting a vision, but ensuring that you continually pour effort into it to … Continue reading

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