Intimacy – Feelings (mine, yours, ours) Sometimes, I know that my husband doesn’t get me. I will try explaining something to him and I can see by his expression or his response that I could very well be speaking Latin and he just doesn’t get me. And by the very same token, there are many… Continue reading Intimacy – Feelings
I had a really funny post planned about how if you’re truly intimate, you’d allow your spouse to read your blogs. Ha, I must admit that would make me nervous. Because the longest distance often is the journey between your head and your heart, often what I blog about I battle to put into practice.… Continue reading Intimacy – a sacrament…
Last week, I chatted about how I started to learn about how important time is in building intimacy. I just wanted to clarify and say that many people – for various reasons and circumstances – are not physically with their spouses. There are ways to build intimacy when you’re apart.
This is the email I received from hubby yesterday: I’m sorry about last night – believe me when I tell you I know all about the pain of rejection. Since you sent me this mail, which was obviously prompted by you sensing my frustration again, I’ve been giving our sex life a lot of thought… Continue reading Hubby’s Thoughts…
The Passion Principles by Shannon Ethridge
This is the second book in The Marriage Challenge by Sheila Wray Gregoire.
To be honest – I am at a bit of a loss for words, because I found myself saying, yes, yes, yes to everything Shannon says in her book, but how do I blog about that? It’s such a personal journey and there are so many profound truths in her book that short of plagiarizing her entire book and copying the whole thing here, I think the best option is quite simply to buy her book and read it for yourself.
Ephesians 4:21-24 (NIV): …when you heard about Christ and were taught in him in accordance with the truth that is in Jesus. You were taught, with regard to your former way of life, to put off your old self, which is being corrupted by its deceitful desires; to be made new in the attitude of your minds; and to put on the new self, created to be like God in true righteousness and holiness.
Last week, Pearl encouraged us to be grateful for the gift of intimacy with our husbands. And I must say, in line with my #21daysofthanks, it is becoming easier to show and feel gratitude. For many things – my hubby, my daughter, my home, my faith, even for the tough time I’ve been through over… Continue reading The 52 Week Challenge –Week 8