Take ownership and realize you're responsible for your own actions: resolve to take a few deep breaths until you can calmly work out your disagreement next time. Inculcate some balance in your relationship to spend enough time together and apart so that every time you meet, you preserve some of that spark, making it feel good as new. A compatible couple works together on their problems, not against each other. A successful romantic relationship usually starts off with a good, even magical, connection between the couple. A good connection is sustained in the long-term by honestly communicating your feelings - appreciating the good, pointing out the bad (encourage or suggest, never criticize). Once the honeymoon phase wanes, you might face disagreements that leave you wondering how your SO could ever push you to such extreme anger or disappointment. The reason for that was because it was the exciting period of getting to know your SO - you hadn't started taking them for granted just yet.
However compatible the two of you are, when respect is lost, you'll notice a gradual decline in relationship quality.It's very hard to regain unless you start on an entirely clean slate.With Valentine's Day right around the corner, this is the perfect time to work on our closest relationship.With that in mind, here's a look at the 10 Bible studies that people like you downloaded most from Christian Bible on the topic of love and marriage. Christian Marriages: Ideal or Real Shouldn't Christian homes be peaceful and well-ordered, characterized by constant harmony, a spiritual atmosphere, pure motives, and financial stability?How can we know what sexual activities are okay and what aren't?
This study examines issues many Christians wonder about but seldom discuss regarding sex within marriage. F inding Joy in the Difficulty of Marriage magazine.
The purpose of this study is to see ourselves as God sees us, and to understand his expectations of our time together as married believers. Marriage by God's Design has swept through the imaginations of American women "many of them married" with force. Men and women both have sought titillating escape since the beginning of time. This study offers insights from Scripture on how to seek God as a couple and as individuals within the context of marriage.
As James Parker wrote in an Atlantic article, "Above all, we fear numbness. In a world desperate for a turn-on, where does a faithful Christian marriage fit? In prayer, in worship, and in the Word, couples can pursue a relationship with God and learn to rely on him—together. Communication in Marriage Communication problems are as old as Adam and Eve.
Under the protection, guidance, and blessing of parents or mentors, the couple concentrates on developing a deep friendship that could lead to marriage, as they discern their readiness for marriage and God’s timing for their marriage.
(See Proverbs 3:5–7.)Courtship is a choice to avoid temptation and experience the blessings of purity.
But we can't expect to face the challenge on our own and win.