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    What I Learned On Our Praycation

    Greg and I went on a praycation the second week of January and I am really glad we did, what came out of it was not what I expected!  The plan for our praycation was to spend some time reconnecting and to be in prayer about what the Lord had for us this coming year, as a type A personality I was wanting to have clear vision for some things we are moving into.  We did get direction from God and I am grateful for that, but what He really wanted to show us was where our marriage had ended up.  Here are the three main takeaways I got about…

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    Understanding Your Spouse Better

    Throughout our marriage we have attended workshops, participated in group studies and read many books in an attempt to learn more about each other and how to get better at being married and it has helped. The more we have learned about each other the better we have gotten at accepting and accommodating each other as people which in turn has helped us to love each other better. I can’t say that any of marriage education format has been more successful than another. We have had huge breakthroughs in workshops, increased our intimacy through a small group and changed the way we communicate through reading a book together. We feel…

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    Setting Your Heart On Your Marriage

    Is your heart set on your marriage? We have been through seasons in our marriage when our hearts were in the wrong place. Life gets busy. Things like careers, children, hobbies, friends or ministry can start to take over our day to day existence and we find our marriage has been put on the back burner. When we find ourselves in these seasons we are disconnected; communication is harder, intimacy is harder, marriage is harder. By the time we realize what is going on we are already in the thick of it and we have some work to do. Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows…