Category: Marriage

Here’s an interesting thing – based on the 2016 census, there is 12% of our population who are separated or divorced. Based on the 2016 National Church Life Survey (NCLS), 6% of our church population is separated or divorced. Half! Does this mean that churches are amazing at supporting marriages? Or does it mean that […]

No. Unless you want it to be and it works for your family. If you want to work, work. If you want to remain in the home, remain in the home. Neither makes you inferior. Love God. Love your family. Outside of that, do what works best for your family context. That is all. PS […]

Some things sound like a cop-out or an excuse. Emotional abuse is one of those. Physical abuse we can see. Psychological abuse we can understand. But emotional abuse seems a bit wish-washy. Doesn’t everyone say mean things from time to time? Does that make everyone an abuser? It feels like a blanket “men are mean” […]