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Divorce Reform

If you are interested in the legal aspects of divorce reform here is some information.  New Divorce Reform Initiative Launched Mike McManus of Marriage Savers has pointed out that it is easier to get out of his marriage of 40 … Continue reading

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Read for Your Marriage

I am reading “Read for Your Life” by Pat Williams. The book is laying out the case for the benefits of reading. He tells the  story of University of Virginia women’s basketball coach Debbie Ryan who was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and then … Continue reading

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Top Couples Therapy Advice Blogs

I thought this was an interesting list of  couples therapy advice blogs. Some are Christian, some secular. I have not had time to review every one, but I see several that I do respect. http://www.mastersinpsychology.net/making-it-work-top-25-couples-therapy-advice-blogs

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Elephant in Room Divorce Article

I thought this was a good article in a secular publication asking some very insightful questions about our divorce culture. Even in the church I am afraid that at least some people haven’t asked these questions enough to themselves before … Continue reading

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Children’s Art re:Divorce

The sadness and anger of children effected by divorce really comes through in these pictures. I wish more people really thought about the effects of divorce on their children. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/01/07/kids-depict-their-parents_n_805593.html#s220329

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John Piper: Thoughts on Sabbatical and Marriage

John Piper, a well known preacher and writer, took a sabbatical for the last eight months. In the following post he gives an update on that sabbatical. I admire his wisdom and humility in his comments on marriage about half … Continue reading

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When Christmas Isn’t So Merry

If you are separated or divorced, I am so sorry for your pain during this season. Thankfully we were only separated one year, but the holidays were extremely painful. I thought this post by Kay Arthur offered a lot of … Continue reading

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Set in Concrete – Mark Gungor

I think Mark Gungor of “Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage” gives an excellent word picture in this article inspiring us to deal with marriage problems when they arise rather than burying them for years. Certainly easier said than … Continue reading

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Mad-Sad-Glad Sabbatical by Shannon Ethridge

These are awesome blogs posts by Shannon Ethridge about interacting with Jesus to deal with some very strong emotions. This is a very similar process to what Jesus took my wife and me through on the way to healing our … Continue reading

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A Christ-Centered Marriage is Christ-Centered Parenting by Alcorn

I thought this was an excellent post about something I have been pondering lately about how our marriages on earth are meant to show a little bit of what is meant by Christ’s marriage to his Bride the Church. http://www.epm.org/blog/2010/Nov/17/christ-centered-marriage-christ-centered-parenting

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