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Thu. Jul. 13, 2017

The 4 Crises Every Marriage Must Make It Through

Category: General
By: Paul Carter

Marriage is a marathon, not a sprint. It is a very long journey passing through a great many twists and turns. To make it to the end with love and joy intact you will almost certainly have to pass through each of the following marital crises.

The Crisis of Sin

Dating is all about seeing and loving the best in each other, and so it should be. Dating is about discovery and delight but marriage is about disclosure and reality. It doesn’t take too long together under the same roof and under the same covers before we discover the imperfections in our partner. It can be devastating to learn that your loved one is a sinner.

Mark this down: Your husband will sin. He will not live up to his own best intentions.

Note this: Your wife will sin. She will love you less than she should and she will love other things more than is good for her or for your marriage.

You married a sinner. Now deal with it. Keep reading...


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