Marriage

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Marriage Conferences and Weekend Retreats

Strengthen your marriage or the marriages in your church by hosting one of our Focus Marriage Conferences or attending one of our Weekend Marriage Retreats. Our speakers and counselors lead couples through biblically-based lessons to enrich and deepen relationships.

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Keeping Your Marriage Intact While Grieving the Loss of a Child

Mary Ann Vincent

The death of a child can set you on the most difficult trek of your life, one that challenges your connection in marriage. As dark as this time is, there’s hope for the future — and your marriage.

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You Can Reduce Negative Reactions in Conflict

Milan Yerkovich and Kay Yerkovich

People often adopt a reaction to stress when they're kids, and the patterns continue into adulthood. But couples can learn to discuss nine points to deepen their understanding of each other.

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10 Simple Ideas for a Happier Marriage

Focus on the Family Magazine

Having a happier marriage may be easier than you think. You can do little things to add joy to your union. Here are inspiring stories written by couples on how they made their marriage happier.

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Have You Lost Hope in Your Marriage?

For Couples in Crisis ... You can still put the pieces back together with Hope Restored

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How to Care for 'Negative' Emotions in Your Marriage

Robert S. Paul

Emotions — even anger and hurt — have a purpose. These strong feelings need to be appropriately understood, valued and utilized so you can better care for yourself and know your spouse deeply.

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Celebrating Advent in Marriage

Alexandra Kuykendall

This season, make sure you connect with your spouse so that you don’t get “wrapped up” in busyness. Here are some ways to bring you and your spouse together to celebrate Advent in a meaningful way.

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Resources to Help Your Marriage Thrive!

Choose from among a variety of relevant and engaging resources to help you in your marital journey. Yours today for a donation of any amount!

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