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Kick ’em Out of the Bedroom

No, we’re not talking about kicking your spouse out.  We’re talking about kicking out a couple of habits you may have developed in your marriage relationship.  If you are going to experience joy in your sexual relationship, these two habits have gotta go! Demanding Has Gotta Go: 1 Corinthians 7:3-5 is an often misunderstood Scripture.  […]

Couples Rejoice (Pt. 3 of 3)

by Harold and Bette Gillogly In the last two Seeds we have talked about how we can rejoice with our mates, celebrating our love and oneness.  By using C-E-L-E-B-R-A-T-I-N-G as an acrostic, we have discussed specific, practical ways to fill our marriages full of joy.  The first eights letters of  CELEBRATING have been used, so […]

Couples Rejoice (Pt. 2 of 3)

by Harold and Bette Gillogly Has there been a celebration at your house since the last SEEDS FOR GROWTH?  A celebration of your love for one another?  We hope so.  It is our prayer for every couple to make “rejoicing” the key characteristic of their marriage?  We hope you have made a decision to put […]

Couples Rejoice (Pt. 1 of 3)

by Harold and Bette Gillogly Throughout Scripture, there is a distinct current of celebration, especially as God reveals His intention in creating marriage.  When God fashioned Eve and brought her to Adam — they celebrated (Genesis 2:22-25).  When Ruth and Boaz were finally united, there was jubilation (Ruth 4:14).  Solomon and his Shulamite wife rejoiced […]

Encourager or Critic

We are commanded by the Holy Spirit to encourage one another and build each other up (1 Thess. 5:11). If you know the Lord, then, hopefully, you take this command pretty seriously.  You try your best to encourage those who are DIScouraged.  But is that enough? Is there more to this command than meets the […]

Make Me a Blessing

How to fall in love, stay in love, rekindle your love.  That’s the subtitle of Dr. Ed Wheat’s LOVE LIFE FOR EVERY MARRIED COUPLE…probably the best book we’ve ever read on marriage.  You know why?  Because it’s so practical. We want to share a portion of it with you, just in case you haven’t read […]