Five Things I Wish I’d Done Before Getting Engaged

Five Things I Wish I’d Done Before Getting Engaged I’m twenty-two, and I’m engaged to a man I have only known for six months. Some of you reading this might call me crazy – and I don’t know if I could bring myself to argue with you. But, when I sit back and look at how I’ve changed and grown in my relatively short time since meeting and falling in love with Justin, it’s hard … [Read more...]

Freebie: The ABC’s of Marriage Bridal Shower Game

This fun freebie was first published by Raising Samuels Homeschool on May 29, 2014.  This content is being used with the permission of Raising Samuels Homeschool. Click here to access freebie I am proud to offer my first ever freebie!  In honor of my sister getting married, I made a fun game and gift idea for her bridal shower! It is a word unscramble that covers various … [Read more...]

6 Verses to Claim for Your Marriage

6 Verses to Claim Over Your Marriage | Satisfaction Through Christ

This post contains affiliate links. Thank you for supporting STC in such a tangible way. Verses for Christian Marriage When Lee and I were engaged, we did some premarital counseling with the pastor of my home church. He requires this in order to marry you, but I honestly think premarital counseling is something EVERY engaged couple should do. We went through a book (here's a … [Read more...]

How to Dehumanize Your Husband

I had looked everywhere, but I couldn't find it. And I was starting to panic. We were running late (because, let's face it, that's life with six kids), and I had to have it. Exasperated, I growled at my husband. Even though he may not have even been around. Okay, so he nowhere near. Not in the house. Or in the yard. Or even in the neighborhood. He was at work, … [Read more...]

Marriage Maintenance: 5 Tips to Sustain a Healthy Marriage

This post contains affiliate links. Thank you for supporting STC in such a tangible way. Tips to Sustain a Healthy Marriage Did you say "I do" with stars in your eyes? Did you think because you were marrying a Christian that your marriage would be without troubles? Did you think that because you were madly in love that you would always feel that way? Did you … [Read more...]