My wife, Kendra, and I have been married for more than 22 years (May 25, 1991). During that time we’ve discovered that marriage takes a lot of work (primarily because I can be difficult to live with at times — I’m a Type A Perfectionist). Along the way we’ve also discovered that we must be intentional at improving our marriage. With that in mind, here are 3 resources designed to help you improve your marriage (if you are single and plan to get married keep these in mind as you prepare for the future):
- 10 Politically Incorrect Reasons Why We’re Still Married by Tony Morgan
This recent article on sex and marriage attracted more than 10,000 unique visitors to Tony Morgan’s site last week. I believe you’ll find some practical advice that many in our world will consider to be politically incorrect.
- Staying In Love by Andy Stanley
We all know what’s required to fall in love. A pulse. Falling in love is easy. But staying there? That’s something else entirely. With more than 1,500 matchmaker organizations in the United States, finding someone is easier than ever, but staying together seems to get more difficult every day. So. . . is it possible for two people to fall in love and actually stay there? Absolutely. Find out how in Andy Stanley’s 4-part series, Staying In Love.
- The Great Date Experience via North Point Community Church
Most of us want to spend time with our spouse, but most of us don’t spend time with our spouse. When we do get time together, a lot of us experience the classic, “What do you want to do? I don’t know, what do you want to do?” In 2009, MarriedLife rolled out 6 Great Dates in the Great Date Experiment. Well, the experiment worked! So in 2010, we brought you the all-new Great Date Experience! If you missed one, click on the year and download an experience you won’t forget…oh yeah!
Your turn… What are some other resources you’ve used to improve your marriage?