Month: March 2017

Your Wife Wants Closeness…What Does That Mean?

In the last post, we started looking at Love and Respect by Dr. Emerson Eggerichs and we are looking specifically at how husbands can show love to their wife.  Dr. Eggerichs uses 6 basic areas to express how a husband can do this and they follow the letters C-O-U-P-L-E.  The first way a husband can demonstrate love to his wife is understanding her desire for closeness.  I am going to take these slowly, so each area may be one post or several. In Genesis 2:24 the Bible says, “Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and...

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Is Your Wife Confronting to Control or Confronting to Connect?

As a husband who has often taken a passive approach, I find I personally dislike confrontation.  While I like resolution, the confrontational part of the path is something that I do not like and maybe truthfully fear sometimes.  I decided to go back and look at the book, Love and Respect, by Dr. Emerson Eggerichs and take a look at the husband’s role in love and respect.  Today, I want to look at confrontation and I wonder if husbands often mistake their wife’s intentions of confrontation.  So, let me set the stage.  A husband and wife, we will say...

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A Wife’s Beautiful Response to Her Husband’s Drug Addiction

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