There is life after the storm

 Read Time: 1 min, 50 secsThe last time I wrote you I talked about power outages, and how that related to priorities.Now that the storm has come and gone, I want to talk about life after the storm.Before I begin, let me offer my prayers to you...

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Feb 23, 2021
Power outages, priorities, and your marriage

 Read Time: 1 min, 50 secsMy family and I are among the 2 million Texas residents who don't have power.Well, we do and then we don't.We've had about four hours of power in the last 36 hours.It comes on for 30-60 minutes at a time, then it's off...

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Feb 16, 2021
Loving Your Mate (When It's Easier to Hate)

 Read Time: 1 min, 10 secsHappy Valentine's Day!I hope your day has been filled with peace and goodness.While that's my hope, I am fully aware that it's possible that today has been a heartbreaking reminder of the state of your marriage.If that...

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Feb 15, 2021
Children are like dollar store glue

 Read Time: 1 min, 10 secsThis week I've been telling you that marriage matters.Today's message (yes, it's still Thursday here in TX), is all about the kids and how marriage impacts them.Children raised in intact married families are ...more li...

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Feb 12, 2021
Body, Bank, and Boo: Marriage Edition

 Read Time - 2 minsI'm continuing my week-long series on why marriage matters.Today I have a trifecta.Several studies show that marriage has a positive impact on your happiness, health, finances, and life span. Let's dig in.Married people are h...

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Feb 11, 2021
You still shacking?

 Read Time - 3:50Yesterday I told you that it was National Marriage Week, so this week I'm writing about about reasons marriage matters.Today's reason is likely to cause blowback.So be it.When it comes to relationships, few things tick people o...

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Feb 09, 2021
MW! Wristbands ($0 + shipping!)

 We're offering free Marriage Works! wristbands* that remind couples the truth about marriage when things get tough. The "Marriage Works!" bracelet has been incredibly popular over the years because it provides a simple reminder for couples to...

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Feb 08, 2021
Will your children get a divorce? 🤔

 Read Time - 1:50Good afternoon — I hope your week has gotten off to a good start.Did you know this was National Marriage Week?A bloke from the UK started the whole thing in 1996, and in 2010 we began celebrating it in the United States.To hono...

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Feb 08, 2021
Don't waste your wounds

 Read Time - 1:25Last night I told a group of friends in a group text that I feel like my thirties and forties were a disappointment career-wise. I'm ambitious, and planned to be further along financially and positionally -- especially given t...

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Feb 03, 2021
Give your mate the benefit of the doubt

 Read Time - 1:25Remember the 1990 song Benefit of the Doubt by Pebbles?Here's some of what she had to say ...Baby, I believe that you still got a heartThat's why I try to stop myself before I start'Cause I can make it toughI can make it rough,...

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Jan 30, 2021