In a culture of counterfeits and mistruths, marriage needs to be re-branded as an awesome, noble, and challenging adventure.
A Man’s (Brief) Guide to Creating Emotional Intimacy in a Relationship
If you are quick to define a woman’s role in a relationship (and if you are truly honest with yourself you do – we all do) ask yourself this: “Do I put the same energy into defining my role?”
Here are some things that I have discovered:
Couples who pray together, stay together. Prayer is a high level of family communication. Here are 10 things to pray specifically for your marriage.
10 Things to Pray for your Marriage
When people are faced with a severe crisis, they pray. A friend of mine had a nonreligious grandfather who fought in World War II. He used to utter the phrase, “There are no atheists in foxholes and hospitals.” I’m sure he wasn’t the first to say it. Why wait for a crisis? Studies do bear out this fact—couples that pray together, stay together. It’s amazing how many problems will be corrected when a couple will diligently pray and ask God for help
Here are some great thoughts and advice for all men. Let us know what you think.
Five Pieces of Advice for Young Men
by Constantine Campbell
Younger men, you do need guidance from older men. At the same time, the myth that the older generation has it all together must be erased. We don’t. We are learning and growing in many of the same ways young men are.
God has taught older men a number of things, though — through our strengths and weaknesses, through our successes and failures — that he may have intended for you. There is counsel that can ground you in the midst of life’s turbulence (inside of you and around you) and equip you to become more mature in Christ (Colossians 1:28).
Here are five points that have served me well, as well as the young men I’ve mentored. They are a companion piece with Paul Maxwell’s five things younger men need from older men.
I was searching through the YouVersion Bible App for a new daily devotional when I found one called Daring Faith. The devotional is well written and each day is accompanied by a short video from the author – Nicole Reyes – that goes a little deeper into the subject.
Four Things to Do Regularly That Will Grow Your Faith
What is faith? What does the bible say about faith? Plenty! Recently I was studying with my men’s group about the different things that God can use to grow our faith. It was an amazing lesson and one that I really connected with. There were several big ticket things like providential moments that can and have made an impact in my personal faith walk. But several days out I started thinking about faith and how hard it is to not waiver. Continue reading Faith: How to Make Yours Grow