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Marriage: Companionship—The Third Pillar of an Amazing Marriage

Companionship—The Third Pillar of an Amazing Marriage The Pleasure of Friendship We’ve all heard it said that you want to marry your best friend. It's an assumption that we all make....

Marriage: Communication—The Second Pillar of an Amazing Marriage

Communication—The Second Pillar of an Amazing Marriage You likely don't need to be convinced that communication is foundational to a great marriage. If you've been married for any length of time,...

Marriage: Commitment—The First Pillar of an Amazing Marriage

Commitment—The First Pillar of an Amazing Marriage There was a time not too long ago when "till death do us part" meant just that. Divorce was rare and considered taboo. Okay,...

DFR Tip 414: Enhancing your sex life in marriage…

Create visuals in your sexual experience. Use a mirror (no camera) to store a memory. For men, mental pictures help keep their focus. More DFR Resources To learn more about enhancing...

DFR Tip #413: What’s the anchor in your marriage?

Put faith in God as your anchor in marriage. A soft heart to Him will keep you soft to each other & doing right. Seek Him for help. More DFR Resources...

DFR Tip #411: Share your dreams & fears with your spouse!

Share 2 dreams & 2 fears with your mate. Who are you? What moves you? Disclosure brings emotional intimacy. Embrace each other’s journey. More DFR Resources To learn more about emotional...

DFR Tip #409: Are you intentional about your marriage?

Are you intentional about your marriage? Do you put in time & effort or take it for granted? Showing love is work and takes intiative. More DFR Resources To learn more...

DFR Tip #347: Are you making it impossible for your spouse to measure up?

To learn more about the damaging effects of Porn and Erotica on you and your marriage, click on the links below: Article: Freedom from Porn Article: Betrayed: The Challenge of Rebuilding Trust...

DFR Tip #349: Be a “friend of the marriage” rather than a spousal-basher.

For more information on being a friend of the marriage to the people in your life,  click on the links below: Article: Do you have friends of the marriage?  Article:  Q&A with Dr....

DFR Tip #345: Turn off your TV, computer and cell phone!

For more information, click on the links below: Article: Closeness—The Fourth Pillar of an Amazing Marriage Article: Adding Sizzle to Your Sex Life Quick Video Answer: Sex – Now You’re Talking – Part 1...

DFR Tip #344: Do you need to “let it go” when it comes to matters with your spouse? Forgive today.

What if you let go of the things in your relationship that were preventing you from close friendship with your spouse? What would that do to your relationship? Read more about forgiveness: Article: Drag...

DFR Tip #340: What’s your marriage commitment made of?

For more information on strengthening the commitment in your marriage, see the following links: Article: Moments that Matter—Learning to Connect for Life Podcast 26: Moments that Matter—Master 4 Key Time in a Day...

DFR Tip #337: Get away in nature with your spouse. Take the time!

For more information on why you should plan regular dates with your spouse, including getting out in nature, see the links below: Article: The Secrets of Happy Camper Dating Article: Learning to Gel—Building...

DFR Tip #336: Do your part in God’s plan for your relationship.

For more information on growing  in your marriage, see the links below: Article: Growing Together Spiritually Article: What Does God in a Marriage Look Like? Dr. Dave’s TV Show Clip: Soul Cravings – The...

DFR Tip #333: Make an effort, even when you don’t feel like it!

For more information, click on the links below: Article: Learning to Gel—Building Lifelong Friendship in your Marriage Article: Marriage—Like a Diamond for the World to See  Dr. Dave’s TV Show Clip: Improving Your Marriage...