name calling

686: STOP THE NAME CALLING

“Don’t mix bad words with your bad mood. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to change your mood but you’ll never get the opportunity to change the words you spoke.” —Anonymous Often, couples have nicknames for each other. Sweet names like “honey” or “babe”. But then there are those words and names that leave lingering negative…
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cast vision

684: CAST VISION TO MAKE THIS YOUR BEST YEAR YET

“A vision is not just a picture of what could be; it’s an appeal to our better selves, a call to become something more.” —Rosabeth Kanter It’s here! A brand new year full of promise and expectation. Where will you be at the end of this year? What will have happened in your marriage this…
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leave behind

10 THINGS YOU NEED TO LEAVE BEHIND

New Year’s resolutions aren’t all they are cracked up to be, are they? Most agree that starting off a new year with expectations, and things you’ll be “resolute” about, is as smart as not being fully stocked with TP during a pandemic. But year after year, you make them. All those big promises. Eat better.…
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breakthrough

683: BELIEVING FOR BREAKTHROUGH

“What the new year brings to you depends a great deal on what you bring to the new year.” —Vern McLellan This week is an in-between week. In between Christmas and New Year’s. In between this year and next year. The in between an ending and a beginning.
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12 ROMANTIC IDEAS TO RING IN THE NEW YEAR

New Year’s Eve is the perfect time to get romantic and have some fun with your loved one. This year, get out of your comfort zone and do something a little different. From an evening at home to a little weekend getaway, these romantic ideas will help you kick off your new year in style.
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security features

680: SECURITY FEATURES

“One single vulnerability is all an attacker needs.” —Window Snyder Have you ever had your social media accounts hacked?  It’s an overwhelming feeling when you realize you didn’t have security features in place. You may feel violated, angry, and frustrated. Social media accounts are a part of you in ways you might not realize until…
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grateful

678: GRATEFUL FOR US

“Gratitude is the best medicine. It heals your mind, your body and your spirit. And it attracts more things to be grateful for. ” —Anonymous It’s tradition this time of year for us to reflect on what we are grateful for. And yet have you ever reflected on why you are grateful for you and…
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experience intimacy

6 WAYS TO EXPERIENCE INTIMACY THIS CHRISTMAS SEASON

This holiday season, we challenge you to look at your marriage and experience intimacy like never before. From exploring your sexual desires at this stage of your life to what you can do to refresh and reconnect, this year it’s time to prioritize each other. Intimacy, in its most pure form, is the closeness you…
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