God Hates Divorce; But Here Are 4 Unfortunate Situations In Which Divorce May Be...

Three months ago, when I wrote a column titled "10 Men Christian Women Should Never Marry," readers shared some heartbreaking stories of their marital...

Why the 1st Year of Marriage Is Often the Most Difficult

“So, how’s married life?” It was the question everyone asked us, and one that always left me feeling a little bereft as to what to...

A 7 Point Checklist to Keep Your Marriage Running Smoothly

Karen and I have been married 40 years, but the first three years of our marriage were miserable. We thought once we were married,...

Why Christian Working Moms Should Stop Apologizing for Being Christian Working Moms

Hi, I'm Melanie, and I'm a Christian, working mom... and I think it's about time I stop apologizing for it. For many years, I've felt...

J. Lee Grady Shares What He Has Learned After 30 Years of Marriage

When I married my wife, Deborah, 30 years ago I had a tiny salary and no money in the bank, so our honeymoon was...

10 Rules for Having a Better Relationship When the Wife Is the Breadwinner

A few years ago, my little brother moved his family to Seattle. His wife had received a promotion and an opportunity to work at...

4 Ways for Parents to Give the Gift of Reading to Their Children

If you were conducting a poll and asked me if I read regularly to my children, I would say yes. I can name chapter...

3 Reasons Why Christian Men Need to Stop Seeing Their Secret Crush

Oh, you don't know who the secret crush is in your life? Well, maybe that's because you have become too comfortable with looking forward...

Facing Difficulties In Marriage? Remember to Look at the Big Picture

Have you ever tried to put together a big jigsaw puzzle without the box? Attempting to fit together 1,000 tiny pieces into a picture...

Study Says Married Adults Who Look at Porn Are More Likely to Commit Adultery

New research from the US concludes that those who consume pornography more regularly are more likely to have extra marital affairs. The study, published in...

Why We Shouldn’t Accept the Cultural Norm of Living Together Before Marriage

“So…are you engaged yet?” the hairstylist asked her client with a smile. Sitting in the chair across the way, my ears perked up. This should...

Why Parenthood Is Often the Way of the Cross: The Grace and Joy In...

With my first pregnancy, it seemed everyone was more excited than me. My mother squealed when I told her the news. People at church kept...

Are You a Mother of Grace?

But the other woman, Sarah, represents the heavenly Jerusalem. She is the free woman, and she is our mother (Galatians 4:26). Before I became a...

“Fly Jock” Tom Joyner on What Makes Mothers So Special

Mother’s Day is about moms, but it’s also about all the women who played roles in our lives. If you’re Black, especially, chances are...

Marriage Needs More Than Promises; It Needs Vows

If you've attended many recent weddings, you've likely heard brides and grooms exchange promises that deviate from the traditional vows taken from the Book...

A House Divided: Lyndon and Sharyl Allen Turned to God to Heal Their Marriage

“He was funny, different articulate,” Sharyl Allen said. “Really drop-dead gorgeous and interesting,” Lyndon Allen said. A couple of years after meeting in a Bible study,...

Christian Researchers Say True U. S. Divorce Rate Is Much Lower Than Statistics Say

Most people believe only half of U.S. marriages make it. But a leading researcher is announcing the true divorce rate is much lower and...

An Interview With Focus on the Family’s Glenn Stanton on “Irreplaceable”

"If the church could just recapture that vision and embrace God's design for family," says Jim Daly, president of Focus on the Family, "we...

Michelle Duggar Would Welcome Another Baby ‘If God Saw Fit’

Michelle Duggar has a house full of children and an unwavering faith in God so the reality star is hopeful that she might expand...

Researchers Say Divorce Is Becoming Contagious

Forget about the flu that has been going around – there is something else that is contagious and could put your marriage in jeopardy. As...