Why Did We Get Married So Young? (GT Connext)

For Gospel Today’s May/June 2012, we sat with Christian hip-hop artist Trip Lee and his wife, Jessica, to highlight the strength and maturity of their marriage, despite their ages. Make sure you check out the interview in the Youth & Young Adult column! Trip Lee and Jessica each wrote blog posts describing their process of […]

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HELP! MY CHILDREN ARE RUINING MY MARRIAGE.

A FEWS WEEKS AGO, I COUNSELED TWO TEENAGERS (UNDER THE AGE OF 16) WITH SIX SUICIDE ATTEMPTS BETWEEN THEM. Their parents were desperate to get help. These kids were suffering from severe mental health issues but the toll of their behavior on their parents\’ relationship was equally devastating. According to a recent New York Times […]

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Obama: The Anti-Marriage President

By Harry R. Jackson, Jr. The President’s announcement, Wednesday, February 23rd, that he will no longer defend the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) was shocking to millions of Americans. Yet his timing was not just an act of personal conscience, it was done in concert with the deliberations of the Maryland State Senate which […]

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A Heart Healthy Marriage!

Great marriages take work. Many couples have overcome great challenges, only after considering each others’ feelings and remaining open to change. Has your marriage suffered from a major heart attack? Do you and your spouse need help recreating a ‘heart healthy” marriage? Well, consider the following scenario; it could help heal the “broken heart” and […]

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Are You In A Sex-Less Marriage?

By Dr. Lisa Tate It\’s been twenty years since Pam and John got married. During the first two years of their marriage there was plenty of romance. John would bring home flowers and the couple would spend passionate weekends together. On occasion, Pam would go in late to work in order to enjoy intimate time […]

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Is Sex Before Marriage Still a No, No?

By Darryl Izzard If you really want to know how people feel about the answer to this question just look around you! Judging from the actions and lifestyles in our world today, it is apparent that many people agree that sex before marriage is NOW acceptable; but how does God feel about it? Statistics show […]

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Are You Doin\’ It?

by Delisha Easley I\’m 27 and a virgin. It definitely hasn\’t been easy. But I made an educated and logical decision to remain a virgin with my “whole” person. From a medical standpoint, virginity simply means remaining pure—not just abstaining from sex but also from alcohol, drugs, and cigarettes. A virgin does not have to […]

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Living Out a Satisfying and Meaningful Marriage

What is the most critical component of living out a satisfying and meaningful marriage is a correct understanding of God\’s intention for marriage. Marriage is a covenantal union designed to strengthen the capability of each partner to carry out the plan of God in their lives. Marriages today are deteriorating at such a high rate […]

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Need a Marriage Makeover?

“What can I do to save my marriage?” As a counselor, this is the most frequently asked question that I encounter. If you take seriously the covenant of marriage between a husband, wife and God, it is painful to even consider divorce as an option.

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