Have you ever wondered what are the key traits that sustain a strong marriage? Well, in our 32 years of marriage we can share what we believe are key pillars that strengthen a marriage for the long run. The 3 key pillars are faith, trust, and respect. These pillars are essential in order to build … More 3 Key Pillars That Strengthen Your Marriage
All marriages go through challenges and tribulations, there is no way to avoid them. However, you have a choice on how you can respond to the conflict. When you look at how happy and successful marriages deal with conflict in their relationship, the key differentiator is in how they respond to the stimulus. To quote … More 3 Conflict Resolution Tips for Your Marriage
There is no doubt in my mind that in today’s society there are many forces that are threatening one of the most important and critical institutions of society, the family. St. Pope John Paul II said that the family is the primary cell of society, it is indispensable, and the future of society as a … More Fatherhood Requires Strong Leadership and Love
We all want to have a vibrant marriage, no one goes into their marriage saying I hope my marriage is mediocre. When we made the choice to get married, we went into it with the expectation that we would have a happy and successful marriage filled with joy, peace, and hope. So, what happens to … More 4 Key Rules to Becoming a Better Husband
Let’s face it, all marriages encounter problems and challenges. Problems are a part of life and they are not going away, therefore, we must shift our perspective on problems in order to sustain a successful relationship. We have a choice; we can look at a problem as perpetual or as an opportunity to learn and … More Don’t Make Your Problem Bigger Than Your Marriage
Did you know that “couple prayer” is one of the most effective ways to strengthen your marital union? Whether you are struggling in your relationship, or just want to find new ways to grow in your intimacy, couple prayer is something you should consider exploring with your spouse. Something very humble and holy happens when … More 3 Ways Couple Prayer Strengthens The Marital Union
If you had a choice of being around rude or kind people, which one would you pick? I am willing to bet that you would opt to surround yourself with kind people. The fact is that kindness will always trump rudeness no matter what part of the world you live in. Kindness is attractive, and … More A Simple Act That Produces Joyful & Peaceful Marriages
Have you ever wondered what does it take to have a successful and fulfilling marriage? What have couples that have happy and fulfilling marriages figured out that struggling couples have not? They commit to making their marriage a priority! Let’s face it, whatever area of our lives (career, health, spirituality) that we focus on and … More 3 Ways to create a fulfilling Marriage
Unfortunately, we all know of at least one couple that has been through a divorce and experienced the pain of that outcome. Are you concerned about the state of your relationship? When faced with marital challenges we have to ask ourselves if we are contributing to the build-up or brokenness of our marriage. If your … More 7 gifts that build Up your marriage!
Have you been feeling discouraged and defeated in your relationship lately? Don’t lose hope, you are not alone. All marriages experience disillusionment in their relationship. The question is, how long are you willing to stay in disilusionment before you decide to take action to change things? If you are tired of feeling defeated in your … More HUMILITY IS THE GATEWAY TO PEACE AND PROSPERITY IN Your MARRIAGE
Marriage and family have definitely been put to the test these past few months of quarantine. In my coaching business, I have noticed an increase in couples of all ages that are reevaluating their circumstances and considering major life changes. As a result, cooperation is needed now more than ever before. Many couples are rethinking … More Reaching Compromise for Unity in Marriage
Most of us think of Christian fidelity as the definition of faithfulness, not having wandering eyes or cheating, or maybe you are reminded of your wedding vow to be faithful in good times and in bad. Fidelity is indeed all of those things. Proverbs 3:3-4 reminds us of its significance to God, “Do not let … More What comes to mind when you think of fidelity?
May 26, 2020 by Jeff Cortez During these unprecedented times of “self-quarantine” are you feeling isolated? anxious? disconnected to your spouse? Well…you are not alone. With everyone home in “locked-down” mode many married couples are facing relationship challenges…feeling a little edgy and perhaps arguing a little more, being less patient with each other or just lacking intimacy…connection. If you can relate, then keep … More How to Reconnect With Your Spouse and Reignite Your Love!
March 15, 2020 by Jeff There is no doubt that being a parent is hard work! Many parents question and doubt their abilities in raising their children, and wonder if they are making the right decisions. The outcomes in life are a result of the decisions we make every day, and one of the most important decisions we can … More Christian Parenting Tips To Make A Positive Impact
Building may sound like an unusual word to use when referring to family, however, there is no way to overstate the fact that the family unit is the solid foundation on which an entire society is built and without it no civilization has ever survived! The family is where individuals learn the basic building blocks … More How to BUILD a Happy Family?