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November 20, 2017

The Marriage Saver

Gary Thomas — 

This blog is not written for women in abusive marriages. The advice offered in these posts will challenge both husbands and wives, but the advice could be counter-productive if it is applied in an abusive relationship. There is one thing that could save you thousands of dollars in marital counseling. It can turn a frustrating […]

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November 14, 2017

Self-Obsession and Marriage

Gary Thomas — 

Your marriage isn’t about you. It’s not even about your marriage. Ultimately, your marriage is about proclaiming the power and glory of Jesus Christ. The problem for most of us is the bent of our lives. Christianity is an extreme religion, but we try to live it in the margins. Jesus said to love the […]

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This blog is not written for women in abusive marriages. The advice offered in these posts will challenge both husbands and wives, but the advice could be counter-productive if it is applied in an abusive relationship. Would you like to be particularly happy in your marriage? Do you want the security of knowing that no […]

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September 7, 2017

For Worse

Gary Thomas — 

This blog is not written for women in abusive marriages. The advice offered in these posts will challenge both husbands and wives, but the advice could be counter-productive if it is applied in an abusive relationship. A woman from a war-torn country told an American, “The difference between Americans and the rest of the world […]

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This blog is not written for women in abusive marriages. The advice offered in these posts will challenge both husbands and wives, but the advice could be counter-productive if it is applied in an abusive relationship. My son is getting two masters’ degrees at Harvard. Lisa says I shouldn’t tell people that because it sounds […]

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This blog is not written for women in abusive marriages. The advice offered in these posts will challenge both husbands and wives, but the advice could be counter-productive if it is applied in an abusive relationship. A lay counselor who has worked with hundreds of premarital couples told me that he particularly looks forward to […]

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July 20, 2017

A Higher Kind of Love

Gary Thomas — 

This blog is not written for women in abusive marriages. The advice offered in these posts will challenge both husbands and wives, but the advice could be counter-productive if it is applied in an abusive relationship.   About five centuries ago, Copernicus changed the way we think about our universe when he postulated what we […]

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This blog is not written for women in abusive marriages. The advice offered in these posts will challenge both husbands and wives, but the advice could be counter-productive if it is applied in an abusive relationship. Before being appointed commissioner of Major League Baseball in 1989, Bart Giamatti already had an impressive resume as a […]

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This blog is not written for women in abusive marriages. The advice offered in these posts will challenge both husbands and wives, but the advice could be counter-productive if it is applied in an abusive relationship. Preachers and teachers on marriage (and I have been among them) often warn young moms about being moms first […]

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June 23, 2017

In Sickness and in Health

Gary Thomas — 

This blog is not written for women in abusive marriages. The advice offered in these posts will challenge both husbands and wives, but the advice could be counter-productive if it is applied in an abusive relationship. I’m rather late with this post. One of the reasons for that is that I’ve been writing a devotional […]

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