In part 1 of this series, we posited the view above based upon Dr. Emerson Eggerichs book “Love & Respect and encourage you to get a copy. If spouses can gain wisdom and purpose to obey Ephesians 5:33 then great marriage turnarounds are possible! The road is not necessarily easy but it can be fruitful! In part 2, we addressed the needs of the husband. In this third and concluding part, we want to focus on the wife’s compelling need for love and how a wise husband can respond. [Read more…]
In part 1 of this series, we posited the view above based upon Dr. Emerson Eggerichs book “Love & Respect and encourage you to get a copy to more fully understand the principles. We want to focus now on the husband’s need for respect and how a wise wife, with good intentions, can respond and embark upon a new path.
In our marriage counseling practice, we incorporate principles from a wonderful book by Dr. Emerson Eggerichs called “Love & Respect”. I strongly encourage every married couple to pick up a copy of this book even if you perceive your marriage to be healthy and strong. In this first of a three part blog series, I want to highlight the needs in this area and then address the specific needs for husbands and wives in parts two and three. [Read more…]
Adultery can be a marriage-killer but it does not have to be. God can and does work healings and restorations! We have helped many counselors get back on the narrow road that leads to life!
Sadly, for many couples, the pain of this experience is the culmination of what has been a very unhappy union and many do not survive.
We had the opportunity recently to meet a young couple, Jesse & Kara Birkey, who have written a book “Marriage: What’s the Point?”