9 Tips for When You Can’t Forgive Yourself

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I can’t believe you did that.  You idiot. You can’t be trusted.  You’re terrible.  And I’ll never forgive you. These words can be devastating to someone who is asking for forgiveness. But when these are the words you say quietly to yourself, they can be absolutely crippling. Some of the harshest words you may ever […]

#084: 4 Seasons of Marriage with Dennis Rainey (Podcast – Part 2)

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Every year the earth goes through four seasons: spring, summer, fall, and winter. In the same way, our marriages go through different seasons. Some are warm and easy like an April afternoon. Others are as cold and difficult as a December night. So how do we make the most of whatever season of marriage we’re […]

How Being a Chivalrous Man Can Strengthen Your Marriage

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Chivalry may not quite be dead, but it’s certainly on life support. What used to be common courtesies are now all-too-rare actions, often viewed as weaknesses in the men who offer them and the women who accept them. But I believe that being a gentleman—a gentle-man—can strengthen your marriage. That is why it is so […]