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Five Essentials for a Thriving Marriage

Five Essentials for a Thriving Marriage

Posted May 31, 2010 Source:Family Life 1. Be thankful for your spouse.   The demands of life, family, and work can cloud your attitude toward the one you chose to accompany you through life. Thanking God often for your spouse is a practical way to focus on what is good and admirable about him or her. It is helpful to occasionally reflect on the early days and recall what attracted you, what made you pledge your life and love to each other, and be thankful. Read More

What’s Wrong with Letting Same-Sex Couples Legally “Marry?”

What’s Wrong with Letting Same-Sex Couples Legally “Marry?”

From the Family Research Council What's wrong with letting same-sex couples legally "marry" There are two key reasons why the legal rights, benefits, and responsibilities of civil marriage should not be extended to same-sex couples. The first is that homosexual relationships are not marriage. That is, they simply do not fit the minimum necessary condition for a marriage to exist--namely, the union of a man and a woman. The second is that homosexual relationships are harmful. Not only do they not provide the same benefits to society as heterosexual marriages, but their consequences are far more negative than positive. Read More