Most of us have dreams and aspirations with our marriage and our career. But how can you support a spouse who has larger-than-life dreams? We’re joined by author and speaker Jon Acuff, who knows a few things about making big dreams work in his marriage.
Sherry and her husband Geoff wrote the book Together: A Guide for Couples Doing Ministry Together. There are surprisingly few resources for couples doing ministry together, so this is the kind of book that Sherry and Geoff wished they had!
Parenting can be a huge strain on any marriage. The burdens on you and your spouse are magnified when you have to raise other humans. But protecting your marriage is still important. So how do you keep your kids from taking over? We invited Ted’s wife, Nancie, on the show to discuss that very topic.
Tom and Crystal come from very different backgrounds. Crystal is from North Georgia and Tom is originally from Taiwan and grew up in Colorado. They’ve been married for five years. Crystal works at Orange leading the XP3 High School Initiative. Tom is a Marketing Manager. Their marriage is a great example of a unique marriage that blends different families of origin.
It’s a little bit of a weird question. One of the great things about marriage is that we can be ourselves – we can let our guard down and be comfortable. We can use that comfort to damage our relationship if we’re not careful, and we find ourselves saying things to our significant other that we wouldn’t say to anyone else.