Category Archives: For Couples

Commitment 1: We will give ourselves to a regular lifestyle of confession and forgiveness. We are going to head straight into the commitments Paul Tripp maps out for us through the book. The commitments will be broken down into two separate chapters inviting us to dig deeper into each one. I love the title of this Chapter. It […]

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From the outside, marriage can appear great but then in the very core of us, there are these whispers of  “I never thought this and this would happen to us.” Such as: Not expecting to get fired, or never thinking you’d be having the communication issues your marriage does, or not planning on the amount of stress you two are […]

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“It’s almost as though the potential husband and wife are motivated not to hear the truth about what they will inevitably face, because they don’t want anything to mess up the unfettered affection that has left them in a virtual romantic delirium.” – Paul David Tripp Perfectionism or basically trying to keep up with what you […]

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Enter…Expectations “I had no idea this is what would happen.” “This is the last situation I expected to be in.” Are these quotes all too similar to you? They sure are to me. From the moment we got engaged, I had a number of expectations I put on marriage that I had no idea were […]

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We are at the final love language. We have already touched on the first four: quality time, words of affirmation, receiving gifts, physical touch. The last and final love language we have left to discuss is acts of service. This love language demonstrates love in a real physical way. It brings aid and help to others when […]

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