5 Things Love Changes: You Ruined It

Originally posted on Marriage Matters:
I explained to my then fiance several years ago that she’d “ruined” it. She laughed. I was serious. So was she. Single adults develop habits through the years that may seem unbreakable. Certainly you’ve heard the old adage, you can’t teach an old dog new tricks. Well, if that mutt…

9 Ways to be a Great and Godly Wife

Originally posted on Marriage Matters:
Ladies, God has blessed you with the one person you were meant to spend the rest of your life with. Marriage is our treasure, so why wouldn’t we take care of and nurture the gift God’s given us? But let’s face it, marriage is hard. There are challenges and pitfalls mixed in…

Married My Soulmate? Nope

Originally posted on Marriage Matters:
I didn’t have to break this news to my wife. She already knew. And guess what, she wasn’t upset. Maybe because I also understand I’m not her soulmate either. Now, before you go feeling sorry for either one of us – Don’t. The term soulmate has become distorted. Maybe too…

FIT@50: An Odd Space For A Kettlebell

  FIT@50 This was fun. Going to the gym and not really sure where to move to get out of everyone’s way. So there’s this guy, big guy, and he’s pushing the earth off his chest on the bench press. There’s like two feet of space between him and the other guy grunting like he’s […]

FIT@50: The Devil’s Whisper

FIT@50 After a few visits to the gym, I’ve finally started to feel like I’m actually working out as opposed to struggling to get by. But oh that old devil that resides besides each encouraging thought. No sooner had I set the dumbells into the rack did I drop onto the padded bench to take […]

FIT@50: Let’s Do This

I promise, this isn’t a “gym rat” adventure. But I did return to that place I once loved. Except it was different because someone had made what used to be light weights, feel heavy and immovable.

Marriage Matters Is Growing Again: Patreon Joins Platform

New Platform We love to share the good word of a God-centered marriage. Patreon has emerged as a fantastic platform for sharing that word. It allows for not only hosting our video content from the Marriage Matters.TV shows, but also makes converting them as podcasts as simple as hitting the upload button. We think you’ll […]