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Challenge Yourself To Try Something New – It’ll Make You A Keeper

Challenge Yourself To Try Something New – It’ll Make You A Keeper

It’s a challenge: try something new – it’ll make you a “keeper”! Everyday Robert and I are seeing couples enjoying life. They’re no longer raising their children, and most are not working full time anymore, (or they could be on holidays) but they are exploring new experiences. Together. When I chat with these couples about their relationships, after a little while they’ll chuckle, and nod, then...

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Encouragement in Grief and Loss

Encouragement in Grief and Loss

Encouraging your spouse when life is difficult – during grief or loss –  takes perseverance. If we look carefully, life is also filled with God’s love. Maybe, we can even be an example of God’s love… I was listening to a minister talk about the person whose faith he admired most – an elderly widow. When he came to visit her, all she said was, “Tell me about God’s love.” Her life with her...

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Encourage Your Spouse To Be Healthy Today

Encourage Your Spouse To Be Healthy Today

How do you encourage your spouse – husband or wife -  to be healthy? Health is a tricky topic. Being healthy in mind, body and spirit means something different to each person, yet being a husband and wife, and leading your life together, health is never a solo endeavor. Yes. Each person is responsible for their own health. You can’t be healthy for your spouse… However. Being healthy is not a solo act in marriage. Your...

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Now is the Best Time to Set Goals – 5 Resources

Now is the Best Time to Set Goals – 5 Resources

Is now the best time to set goals in your marriage? As a husband and wife, what’s your life like, right now? Life flows … Sometimes it’s slow and easy, calm and serene with not a ripple in sight. You can manage everything without any extra effort. As a husband and wife, you’re floating along – careful not to capsize, but enjoying the ride. Your relationship is not exactly exciting or fresh, but you’re...

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All the Possibilities Need a Plan

All the Possibilities Need a Plan

All the possibilities in life…  need a plan —> or they won’t happen. (yeah. sorry.) It’s easy to let “real life” meander – or dash – or fast forward, and find your dreams sinking into the muck of “wish I coulda” because time has passed too fast, and too far. Maybe it’s laziness, maybe it’s fear, maybe it’s something else – but the days, weeks and years can...

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Encouraging Emails
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We invite you to receive emails to encourage you – we write at least once a week on a topic which we hope will encourage you in your marriage, and enrich your lives.

To thank you for connecting, we’d also like to give you a free resource - an ebook (pdf) “27 Encouraging Activities”  to get you started.

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Robert and I are on an adventure - traveling in a 5th Wheel and truck for 18 months. Here are some photos from our trek... You can join us at Http://RobertandLori.com

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