Category Archives: Marriage

Day 8: The Marriage Fade That Begins With Disagreement

This is Day 8 of a 10 day No More Perfect Marriages series chronicling our journey from infidelity to restoration. You can click here and find all of the posts in this series. Jill says: One night shortly after Mark … Continue reading

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Day 7: The Marriage Fade that Begins With Not Accepting

This is Day 7 of a 10 day No More Perfect Marriages series chronicling our journey from infidelity to restoration. You can click here and find all of the posts in this series. Today we’re offering the perspective of one … Continue reading

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Day 6: The Marriage Fade the Starts with Naïveté

This is Day 6 of a 10 day series. You can find the other days here: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. Mark says: In all areas of my life: in ministry, in my job, with God, and in my marriage, … Continue reading

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Day 5: The Marriage Fade that Starts w/ Minimizing

  This is Day 5 of a 10 day series. You can find the other days here: 1, 2, 3, 4. Jill says: I sat across from my emotionally closed off husband in the marriage counselors office. He indicated that … Continue reading

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Day 4:The Marriage Fade that Starts w/ Defensiveness

This is Day 4 of a 10 day series. You can find the other days here: 1, 2, 3. Also, yesterday Mark and I had a one-hour radio conversation on the topic of infidelity in marriage on the Chris Fabry Live … Continue reading

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Day 3: Unrealistic Expectations in Marriage

This is Day 3 of a 10 day series. You can find Days 1 and 2 here.  Mark says:  I didn’t realize coming into marriage how much idealism and unrealistic expectation drove my everyday thinking and perspective. I’ve always struggled … Continue reading

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No More Perfect Marriages Day 2:It’s a Slow Fade

Thanks so much for joining us! This is Day 2 of an 10 day blog series. You can find Day 1 here.    Mark says: After our trip to Florida, I began talking regularly with an old girlfriend on Facebook.  … Continue reading

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No More Perfect Marriages–A 10 Day Blog Series

Jill says: Some of you have been hanging around here for a long time and you may remember when I shared about Mark leaving 3 years ago and then several months later about him coming home. Some of you are … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“If you are looking for fairness, don’t look for it in marriage.  Soul mates survive on forgiveness, not fairness.”                                           … Continue reading

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What Are You Thankful For In Your Marriage?

Thanksgiving is just four days away. In the midst of the hustle and bustle of Thanksgiving, we often forget to stop and truly be thankful. Since we usually devote Monday to marriage topics, it seems only right that we pause … Continue reading

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