Number of Single Mothers Rises In U. S.

More than six out of 10 women who give birth in their early 20s are unmarried, the Census Bureau said Wednesday in a report...

It Won’t Be Easy: Steps to Regaining Trust With Your Spouse

"From the mailbox to the kitchen counter used to be a long, slow walk," Jeffrey admitted, his humor masking years of pain. "I've never...

More Couples In America Are Living Together Without Marrying

And more women getting pregnant while cohabitingMany more American women are living with their partners rather than tying the knot, a new government survey...

40 Lessons From 40 Years of Marriage

After six children, 19 grandchildren, and decades of married life, I've learned some things. Four decades ago, I married Barbara Ann Peterson. Looking back now...

In Your Relationships, Choose Your Words Wisely

Beautifully wrapped boxes adorned the gift tables; ribbons and bows overflowed. After our wedding, my husband and I opened each package to find vases,...

Valentine’s & Marriage: “The Only Thing That Makes It Good Is Simply God”

"I'm supposed to get engaged this year. My boyfriend said this was the year. I don't think he has a ring...it would be so...

Give Your Spouse a Closer Connection for Valentine’s Day

Chocolates melt, flowers die and jewelry can be broken or stolen. So why not give your spouse a Valentine's Day gift that will improve...

No Single Mom Has to Walk Alone

15 million single parents in the United States50% of babies today born outside marriage78% of current prison population were raised in single parent homes27%...

Celibate and Trying to Find a Good Man?

"I have had sex before, but -- and I know this is going to shock you -- I have decided celibacy is best for...

Dating Company ChristianMingle Finds Success

It might be the most audacious, and perhaps the most presumptuous, ad slogan ever devised. "Find God's Match for You," sayeth ChristianMingle.com, an online dating...

Why it’s OK to Let a Beautiful Woman Know She is Beautiful

Why We Should Celebrate Beautiful WomenWith a few caveats. Not long ago, I took a solo road trip. Christmas was fast approaching, and I was...

Why Sisters Need to Stop Blaming the Brothers for Their Singlehood

I've been accused of many things on the web (don't we bloggers subject ourselves to much criticism?), but two weeks ago saw a first:...

Have Christians Forgotten the Words “Fornicate” and “Fornication”?

Christians talk a lot about premarital sex. And I think that's a mistake. I don't think it's a mistake because the issue is unimportant...

Sister, Is Your Husband Denying You Sex? Are You In a Sexless Marriage?

How do you define a sexless marriage? Are you living in one, or do you think you are? In 2003, Newsweek noted that 15% to...

The Tragedy: When Satan Is Successful In Tearing a Family Apart

In HIS Presence:  God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female (Genesis 1:27). There are no...

Fathers Are Disappearing from American Households

Nicole Hawkins' three daughters have matching glittery boots, but none has the same father. Each has uniquely colored ties in her hair, but none...

New Study says 72% of Black Children Are Being Raised in Single Parent Homes

A staggering number of African-American children are raised in single parent homes, compared to the rest of America, and the rest of the world....

How to Respond to Verbal and Emotional Abusers

Hear June Hunt daily on BCNNRadio7.com"You need a bat in the side of the head. ... I'll put you in a rose garden...

Can Something Good Come Out of the “50 Shades” Trilogy?

If we can't avoid trashy novels, perhaps Christian women could see the book's popularity as a missional opportunity without having to read it.  We go...

Dear Shaunie: Here Is Why You Need to Leave ‘Basketball Wives’

I've been a fan of Shaunie O'Neal for a long time. Since her early career days as an entertainment analyst for Insider and Access...