Some of you have been waiting for this post since the beginning of the study. I have received many messages regarding this issue and today we will finally get to discuss the roles of men in marriage. I thought and prayed for a long time before I ever decided to address this issue. I was hesitant because I do not feel called to lead men … Continue reading 31 Days to Becoming a Better Wife: Day 29: The Roles of Men
Welcome to the last week of our 31 Days to Becoming a Better Wife series! By Thursday we should all be perfect wives, right? Okay, maybe not perfect, but a whole lot better than we used to be anyway. On Saturday, I asked you all to go back and review your marriage vows (if it was possible). Were any of you surprised by those vows? … Continue reading 31 Days to Becoming a Better Wife: Day 28: There’s A Little Bit of Something of Me in Everything in You
For all you married folk, do you remember your marriage vows? I am serious, do you actually remember the words you said and the promises you made? I thought I knew, but when I got out our marriage DVD, I found I was a little off the mark. Looking back, I don’t think I really understood my marriage vows or the real implications of what … Continue reading 31 Days to Becoming a Better Wife: Day 26: I Promise To…
Have you noticed how Christianity is getting a bad rap today? It seems everyone is tolerant of everyone’s beliefs expect Christians’ beliefs. This screams foul to me. It makes me angry. I am not angry just over the ridicule Christians face, but because the younger generations are buying into this propaganda and being led astray, away from the church and away from Christ. So, what … Continue reading 31 Days to Becoming a Better Wife: Day 25: Divorce-An Acceptable Sin?
Let Our Men Be Men-Wow, what a title, huh? Now that title may have some of you scratching your heads while a great many of you think you may know what I am talking about. If I heard a title like this, I would think the author was talking about how women often emasculate men. This is true; however, I have already talked about respecting … Continue reading 31 Days to Becoming a Better Wife: Day 24: Let Our Men Be Men
Welcome to day 23 of our 31 day journey to becoming better wives! I can’t believe we are nearing the end and I still have so much to say! Don’t worry, I am praying fervently that I say all I need to say and learn all I need to learn so that I can move on to a different topic already! With doing this study … Continue reading 31 Days to Becoming a Better Wife: Day 23: The Stranger Beside You
Every man feels respected in different ways. It is important to discuss with your husband what he needs the most from you. Below is a list of ways you can show respect and love for your husband. Now, the list could be endless and will vary from man to man. I got some (a lot) of my ideas from “100 Ways You Can Love Your … Continue reading 31 Days to Becoming a Better Wife: Day 22: How to Show Respect for My Husband
Welcome to day 21 of our 31 day journey to becoming better wives. Today we will be discussing what every man wants and desires most from his wife..and no, it is not SEX! I know, that surprised me a little to, but research has found that a high majority of men listed respect over sex. Ephesians 5:33 (NLT): So again I say, each man must … Continue reading 31 Days to Becoming a Better Wife: Day 21: R-E-S-P-E-C-T
I am glad to be moving on from submission. I feel so much lighter now that it is done. For all of those who keep private messaging me: I will get to the husband’s role in marriage next week, so please hold on, it is coming. I usually like to do something light and fun on Fridays and it usually involves some sort of trivia … Continue reading 31 Days to Becoming a Better Wife: Day 18: Top Christian Books on Marriage?
Yesterday we finally were able to define submit (and it only took a week). Now, I think it is important to see what it looks like in real life application. Like I’ve said before, knowledge will make us smarter, but it will not change us unless we put that knowledge into action. How to Submit to Your Husband 1. First, you must submit (humble yourself) … Continue reading 31 Days to Becoming a Better Wife: Day 17: Submission Application