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Spiritual Causes of Anxiety and Depression

February 14, 2014 by

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As a pharmacist – I am very keenly aware that millions of people are taking prescriptions to help with depression, anxiety, and a wide range of emotional and mental disorders.  These disorders can be very life-altering and make living a productive life difficult.  Sometimes people can be completely paralyzed by these conditions and I am […]

A Husband Answers My Questions about Emotions

April 13, 2013 by

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I believe that this husband articulates the feelings of the vast majority of men – Christian and non-Christian.  It is easy for us to assume that our men don’t have feelings because they often don’t verbalize them.  Sometimes, they can be deeply wounded for many years and NEVER verbalize their pain.  That is what my […]

What is Disrespectful to Guys?

February 7, 2013 by

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This list can vary from man to man.  And I have a feeling that some of these things may surprise you.  Many women don’t see any problem with some of these behaviors – but if your man suddenly goes silent or becomes angry – chances are good that he may have just felt disrespected by […]

Handling Adversity with Joy and WITHOUT Complaining

January 25, 2013 by

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I am obviously NOT perfect. I’m still very human. BUT, some of you may appreciate a few examples of how a wife might have obstacles and problems to deal with but might handle that in a godly way without complaining and being negative and might actually still enjoy her husband and family.  Anything good in […]

When My Man Hurts Me – What Does God Want Me to Do?

November 14, 2012 by

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This post is about a wife handling her husband’s sin in marriage.  Much of this will apply in a committed relationship that is progressing towards godly marriage.  But you are not commanded by God to submit to a man who is not yet your husband.  You are not commanded to respect a man that is […]

Is it Ever a Good Idea for the Wife to be the Major Breadwinner or Sole Breadwinner?

October 29, 2012 by

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My husband and I debated that question early in our marriage, way before we had children.  It seems to make plenty of sense on paper, right?  If the wife has a greater earning potential, then why not let her work full time and have the husband stay home and take care of the children and […]

“He Asks Me, ‘What’s Wrong?’ – and Then Gets Angry At ME When I Tell Him!!??!”

October 24, 2012 by

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Here is a question I received from a wife.  I think this issue is REALLY important.   And I am extremely thankful that this wife is generously allowing me to share because I know that many wives are dealing with this and are frustrated – as are their husbands.  So let’s hash through this together […]