Photo by Git Stephen Gitau from Pexels Fred and Wilma are discouraged. It seems like they can’t talk about anything lately without getting into an argument. Though the topics can be different, it feels like the same fight over and over. They are particularly perplexed how this can happen as they are both Christians and … Continue reading From Blame to Blessing
Photo by Leah Kelley from Pexels On our seventh anniversary, we piled into exam room #2 to listen to our baby’s heartbeat for the first time. Giddy anticipation was the understated atmosphere. But three years of negative pregnancy tests and a miscarriage just a few months prior gave us the newfound ability to read a … Continue reading Hope for Couples Facing Infertility
Photo by fauxels from Pexels For those of us with children from hard places, instability can be one of the worst times for our children. They feel the change in their schedule, their location, and even the way they feel throughout the day more acutely than other children their age. “Children from Hard Places” is … Continue reading Adding Stability in an Unstable World
https://vimeo.com/359359086 In this video, Dr. John Trent challenges us to work on how we communicate with our spouse. He shares four things God’s word teaches us about communication. 1. History doesn’t have to be destiny. Genesis 2:24 “For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and cleave to his wife.” 2. Explore … Continue reading Four Things God’s Word Teaches Us About Communication
On the surface, Leah and Brandon couldn’t have been more different. She was a wild, crazy extrovert. He was a solid and steady introvert. They seemed an unlikely pair, and you’d be forgiven if you glanced at them and thought they had nothing in common. They might have assumed so, too — until they actually … Continue reading Facing the Giants in Your Marriage By Greg Smalley
https://vimeo.com/400013509 In response to the current events happening due to COVID-19, Adult Discipleship Pastor Bobby Cooley reminds us how crucial it is to safeguard our marriages. Here are some creative ideas for planning your own stay home date nights.
Photo by Josh Willink from Pexels Recently there was a headline in the Daily Mail which stated: “Divorce rate spikes across China after ‘couples spend too much time together during coronavirus home quarantine’, officials claim.” Lawyers in the UK predict similar results, stating this can happen during prolonged time together as they have seen during … Continue reading Protecting Your Marriage Through Coronavirus by: Empoweredhomes.org
Photo by J carter from Pexels Freedom is God’s gift to every believer that tears down walls so we can live the life we were created to live. We need Jesus to set us free from the enemy’s lies, heal our hearts, and help us walk in truth. As Jesus heals us and set us … Continue reading We Were Here First: How To Prioritize Your Marriage in a Child-Centric World By: Empowered Homes