J. Lee Grady Gives 10 Things You Should Do to Find the Right Person...

Thirty years ago this week, I stood at a church altar in Gainesville, Fla., and pledged my life to Deborah Delk. We didn’t have...

On the Verge of a Marital Separation? Here’s a Few Things You Should Do

“I can’t take it anymore,” Joanna said tearfully. She grabbed a tissue, adding, “I’m sorry, I wasn’t going to cry.” “What’s going on?” I asked....

You Don’t Have to Be Married to Help Orphans In Need

Faith-based organizations, church leaders, and Christian families across the country have propelled the orphan-care movement in the past decade, inspired by the repeated biblical...

What to Do If Your Remarriage Has Destabilized Your Child

Three years into his mom’s marriage, Samuel, a 14-year-old boy, told me, “I used to be best friends with mom. But I got pushed...

10 Factors Behind Successful Marriages

In 2006, the New York Times printed an article, written by John Tierney and Garth Sundem, that gave a formula to predict the outcome...

Can Bad Husbands Still Be Good Pastors and Church Leaders?

That statement is a sobering one for me. It’s one that all pastors and church leaders need to hear. There’s a real temptation in ministry...

What It Means to Honor Your In-Laws

What do I owe my in-laws? That's an interesting question. Another way to phrase it might be, "As a son-in-law or daughter-in-law, what's required...

Are Christian Men Focusing on the Wrong Parts of the Dating Game?

OK, guys. Here is a little quiz for you. Of these four traits, which do you think a single woman secretly finds most attractive...

Baptist Couple Says International Adoption Is Challenging, But Also a Blessing

My wife and I had heard that international adoption would be one of the most difficult and rewarding things we'd ever do. We found...

Ohio Couple Married for 70 Years Dies 15 Hours Apart From Each Other

When Helen Felumlee passed away at the age of 92 Saturday morning, her family knew her husband Kenneth Felumlee, 91, wouldn't be slow to...

10 Reasons Why Christian Singles Need Community

I love to talk about relationships. As a Professional Counselor and Author, it’s a topic that I’m passionate about and one that I feel led...

Unfortunately, Adultery Has Become an Epidemic In Our Culture: Here Are 14 Things to...

It seems that every 3 months or so we learn of another celebrity caught cheating on his or her spouse. To say adultery is...

Helping Your Teenager Deal With Hurtful Friendships

Preparing my daughter’s lunch, I froze at the retching noises emanating from the bathroom. She was vomiting. Again. This had become part of her...

Why Married Men Should Avoid Seeking Marriage Advice from Other Women

Let’s get right to the facts. A little under three years into my marriage, it was anything but roses. The days of remembering our vows...

As More African-American Teens Turn to Violence and Crime, Fathers Seek to Get Involved

The random acts of violence and vandalism by groups of African-American teens on March 22 in downtown Louisville raised the hair on the back...

How to Argue the Right Way

Is there really a “right” way to have an argument? “Massive, all-out fights are bad for you,” says Jonathan Alpert, a psychotherapist. “On the other...

Four Things to Help a Spouse Successfully Recover from Sexual Addiction

“I feel voiceless and sad,” Tad said, his face ashen and blank. At fifty years old, Tad has been married for thirty years. For the...

More American Parents Report Being Aggravated by Their Children

That sound of teeth gnashing might be coming from a mom or dad near you as modern parenting takes its toll. The proportion of parents...

More U. S. Moms Are Choosing to Stay Home With Their Children

After decades of decline, the share of mothers who stay home with their children has steadily risen over the last several years, a new...

10 Prayers to Pray for an Unbelieving Spouse

The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much. –James 5:16b After 34 years of marriage, my husband, Lamar, announced that he wanted a divorce....