Preparing your children to handle future marital problems
Three or four Sundays ago, when we got home after the Sunday service, the table was set for lunch, as usual. As a tradition, we eat together as a household.
A family of hoodlums
The figures below are about the descendants of Jonathan Edwards and Max Jukes. These are two families that really lived. Jonathan Edwards was a gentleman, who married a very responsible lady. They had a stable marriage and a good family life.
When asked to pay high bride price
The Living Bible translates 1 Samuel 18:24-26 this way “Tell David that the only dowry I need is one hundred dead philistines.”
When a woman is wiser than her husband
When a man is wiser than the lady he is in courtship with and the lady knows that the man is wiser than her, their courtship is likely to be less turbulent. But when it is clear that a lady is wiser than the man she is in courtship with, boy
Daddy, where are you?
When my dad saw that I was struggling academically in his house in primary school, he took me to go and stay with his younger sister, whose husband was a headmaster in a village primary school and I became one of the best three students in our class.
Does your spouse no longer turn you on?
Many men and women have had cause to complain that their spouses are no longer sexually attractive. When some wives or husbands find themselves in such a situation, they say they are no longer in love.
When you tell your husband, ‘I told you’
A few months back, a lady walked into my office for counselling. She was very angry with her husband. She had earlier advised him to take to a given line of business...
How to submit to your husband even when he is wrong
Sometime this year, a woman whose marriage was on the verge of collapse came to me for advice. As usual, I won’t go into details of the issue that were at stake, so her secret will remain secret.