The Long Run
If your goal is to have a satisfying marriage with longevity, make sure you are accountable for the part you play in the relationship — good or bad. When you are in denial about your part in the relationship then you are no better than a child flinging sand at another child in a sandbox. When you take responsibility for your part in the marriage, only then will you be able to connect with your spouse in a mature, intimate way.
– Carin Goldstein, LMFT
“Every Sunday, Jesus invites us to share a meal with Him. Not just to taste a little bread and wine, but to experience ultimate communion with Him,” ~ Fr. John Anthony Reflections: The two disciples discovered, while breaking bread with Jesus, that the real meaning of a meal is not just to satisfy our […]
Research consistently shows that touching more creates a stronger bond by releasing oxytocin. Hold hands, rub shoulders, hug, kiss, give high-fives or even fist-bumps or bottom pats. When you give a quick hug or kiss, try to lengthen it to at least 5 or 10 seconds for more effective results!
– Lori Lowe, MA
A broken heart can be repaired. My heart has been broken, both physically and emotionally – and it was God Who was the Divine Healer of both situations. The pain was excruciating as I lay in the hospital bed with the words reverberating in my mind, “Mr. Alexander, your wife, is having a heart attack.” […]