Have you ever seen the pictures online that say, “You had one job”? You know, like the person who created a 3rd place medal that reads “3st”? It can be hard to give grace in our daily life! It can be even more difficult in our marriages. Today we interview Kara Powell to talk about this topic.
It can be easy to think that our marriage is just about the two of us. We may not think our marriage matters to other people, but when you flip it around it shows the weight. For example, “Do other marriages matter to you?”. Of course they do!
We all bring expectations into our marriage – whether it be things you DO want from your spouse or things you DON’T want – often based on what your family traditions were.
Today’s question has the potential to impact both the day-to-day moments in your marriage, and the long-term trajectory of your marriage. Many of us bring this question into marriage, and we never change it. But this has huge ramifications on our marriage and can be very damaging.