21 Ways To Say I Love You – Part 4

21 ways to say I love you part 4
21 Ways To Say I Love You – Part 4 The purpose of this list is to stimulate more loving interactions in your marriage and dating life. Deep interaction doesn’t always require profound and extra-ordinary effort. You can build bridges and great depth of love with simple and daily actions.   Treasure Each Day Together Be sure to express to your spouse each day how much they mean to you. Don’t allow what seems to be the common-ness of each day to rob you of how special each day ...
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21 Ways To Say I Love You – Part 5

21 ways to say I love you part 5
The purpose of this list is to stimulate more loving interactions in your marriage and dating life. Deep interaction doesn’t always require profound and extra-ordinary effort. You can build bridges and great depth of love with simple and daily actions.   Massage their feet A foot massage is a great way to help your love one to relax. It also shows great concern and emotional attachment on your part. If you find it difficult to give a foot massage, pay for them to have one done a...
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21 Ways To Say I Love You – Part 6

Gas in her car, forgiveness
The purpose of this list is to stimulate more loving interactions in your marriage and dating life. Deep interaction doesn’t always require profound and extra-ordinary effort. You can build bridges and great depth of love with simple and daily actions.   Put Gas in Her Car It’s Monday morning and she is in a rush to get to work. There were a million things to do over the weekend and getting gas in the car was not one of them.  Now she is hopeful there is enough gas in the car t...
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21 Ways To Say I Love You – Part 7

21 ways to say I love you part 7 (2)
In this Blog series “21 Ways To Say I Love You” I will share some common but effective methods to show love in your relationship. Lean how to Light the fire in your marriage, Live the life you were meant to live, and Love your mate.  The purpose of this list is to stimulate more loving interactions in your marriage and dating life. Deep interaction doesn’t always require profound and extra-ordinary effort. You can build bridges and great depth of love with simple and daily ac...
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What Father’s Day Means to Me

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Making sense of life is sometimes best done by looking back at it. It is after looking at the events and the impact of the people involved, you can get a clearer picture of the why and the how it all fits together. I think this is true as it applies to my memories of Father’s Day. When I was a little boy Father’s Day meant buying gifts for this giant of a man in my life who wanted little and gave a lot. One of the hardest tasks was looking for something unique to give my Dad.  Unlike other me...
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3 Things Couples Do To Hurt Their Marriage And How to Solve Them

3 Things Couples Do To Hurt Their Marriage
Every couple wants a loving, supportive and lasting marriage. However, as the Bible says, "the little foxes, that spoil the vine" . In other words it is not the BIG items that take a toll on your marriage. It is one or two and in this case 3 things that can severely harm your marriage. Let's look at 3 things that most couples do wrong and how you can avoid them.1. Argue about money. The “love of money is the root of all evil”. It is also the root of most disagreement in a marriage. One pers...
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You Are the Only One Who Can Create Your Dream Relationship

The future belongs to those who create it
Someone once said “The way to cope with the future is to create it.”  While most of us can understand how this “create the future” principle applies to science and medicine, it may not be apparent how it can apply to your relationship. Most people want the future to just come to them without any planning or working on their part. The only place “success” comes before “work” is in the dictionary. The way to make the future happen is to create it. You can create it by: Get with y...
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A Love That Will Last a Lifetime

Dave and Phyllis
My wife and I just celebrated our 39th wedding anniversary. I am so grateful for her and our relationship in so many ways.  Our love for each other has grown year by year. What I found interesting was the number of people who were amazed we were celebrating 39 years together. To some of them it was an "earth shattering feat". However, in my mind I am more in awe of the people who have 60 or 65 years together. While being married, and happily married, for 39 years is great, our goal is to s...
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Three Things That Hurt Your Relationship

3 things that Hurt Your Relationship
Relationships are complicated and have lots of moving parts.  However, there are some simple things we should avoid that can make our relationships more complicated.     Forgetting God’s Goodness We all get caught up in living life and doing things at a fast pace. We move from event to event, from day to day and week to week without thinking about how good God has been to us. We look at our circumstances and if they are not Facebook pretty, or Twitter post ready, we don’t deem the...
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Conversation Starters for Lovers

Talking with Your Spouse
There are times that you just need a little help to move your conversation with your husband/wife along. Here are some ideas to use. Who has been your biggest influence in your life and why? What musical instrument would you like to learn to play? What are your pet peeves? What is your favorite vacation memory? If you could pick one super power what would it be? Have I told you today how much I love you?
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