From the Ashes: A Story of Rebirth
In the wake of porn and an affair, a pastor’s family is transformed
She Was Ready to End Her Life
She searched her home for something she could take to end the pain, instead, she found God’s protection.
5 Ways to Stay Close to Your Spouse in Life...
Our intentions to do good can also pull us away from the most important human relationship in our lives.
What Else Could We Learn About Marriage?
We thought we knew it all, but the Weekend to Remember® marriage getaway gave us practical help that was built on a solid foundation of biblical truth.
‘Tis the Season to Fight About Finances
Here are a few ways to make spending during the holidays less stressful.
Take a Break From the Holidays!
A break is the perfect opportunity to reconnect with your spouse and face the stress of the holidays together.
Do You Practice Intentional Gratitude for Yo...
It takes diligence and commitment to remember that your spouse needs to know how much they mean to you on a daily basis.
When Was the Last Time Your Marriage Had a P...
You might make sure to head to the doctor each year like clockwork, but when is the last time your marriage had a physical?
After ‘I Do,’ Now What?
Marriage is a relationship that will transform you, if you let it. Saying “I do” is only the beginning of a lifetime of laughter, frustration, forgiveness, happiness, and deep joy. It’s worth it.
Not Another Statistic
What was the last negative statistic you heard about marriage? Most of us can quickly cite sources that point to the fact that half of all marriages end in divorce.
Not Another Top-Ten List
You don’t have to look far in order to find advice for how you can improve your marriage. Articles are all over the internet about what you should say to sustain your spouse’s interest, the type of clothes you should wear to appear more attractive, and how you can be even more intimate with your partner.
Young and Married: Five Things We Learned fr...
There’s a secret that nobody likes to tell dating or engaged couples: Marriage is really hard.
Why You Need to Get Away
Spending an entire weekend learning how to communicate, grow in oneness, and love one another better was like hitting a reset to our busy lives.
Overcoming Communication Barriers With Your...
Communication in marriage is not easy. But the fight to communicate is worth the work. In the end, you’ll find a thriving marriage rooted in oneness, not division.
Marriage Is Not an Island: Our Need for Comm...
At the Weekend to Remember marriage retreat I found a profound sense of community. It reminded me of one simple fact: We are not alone.
Marriage Is for Me… Right?
Conflict over money and infidelity might be some of the most common reasons for getting a divorce in our society, but I’d argue that there’s a more common root to most separations:“I’m just not happy anymore.”
Your Marriage Is Not Your Parents’
Having divorced parents doesn’t mean your own marriage will also end in divorce. You are not destined to live out the same mistakes as your parents.
Dennis and Barbara Rainey Share 13 Milestone...
“FamilyLife is a ministry 'in spite of' rather than 'because of' ... God did not grow this ministry because of our hard work and brilliant ideas."
She Was Repulsed by Her Husband
For Hans and Star Molegraaf, their marriage wasn’t headed for disaster. It was already there.
The Family She Never Had
After a fragmented, unstable childhood, Julie Boyd prayed that God would begin a new legacy with her own family.
Dennis Rainey Announces His Successor at Fam...
New president and CEO will assume office December 1, 2017.
He Wanted a Divorce, She Wanted a Marriage
Scott Garmon couldn't understand why he should stay in an unhappy marriage.
‘I Fell in Love Again With My WifeR...
Their marriage was all but over when Dolores Hardin offered an astonishing and radical proposal to her husband, Al.
Four Words That Revived a Dying Marriage
Both Vivian and Guy had been married before, and the frustrations of trying to blend their two homes had reached a breaking point.
‘It Was as Though God Was Crying Through M...
Looking back at how God used an unlikely person to help start FamilyLife.
Never Too Late to Ask for Help
Darrel and Evie Couch experienced years of turmoil in their marriage after he returned from the Vietnam War.
The Judge Kicked Them Out of Divorce Court
Tom and Maureen Santacroce wanted to stay together. They just didn't know how.
‘Our Marriage Was Dead’
Nobody knew Dale and Laura Danser were experiencing problems in their marriage. Attending an I Still Do event was the turning point.
Would She Marry Him All Over Again?
Danny and Nora White married after a whirlwind Sound of Music courtship. But when they began to drift apart, they wondered if their marriage was a mistake.
And Then … Everything Changed
Jessica Nichols went to the hospital expecting to deliver her third child. But something felt wrong—like she was having a heart attack.
My Parents Kept Praying While I Kept Partyin...
Regardless of the tremendous blessings in my life, I wanted what the world had to offer.
The Difference a Stranger Made
My life and marriage turned around after someone gave me a book and a brochure.
Accused of Being a Bible Thumper
The more I tried to convince Steve to believe what I believed, the farther it pushed him from the truth.
From Homeless to Homemaker
How God transformed a rebellious teenager into His ambassador for the family.
The Difference God Makes in a Marriage
At a Weekend to Remember marriage conference, our marriage was set on the right path when my husband invited God to be a part of his life and a part of our relationship.
One Couple … Two Very Different Marria...
Silas and Natalie Curfman have kept their vows ‘in sickness and in health’ through emotional illness.
She Told Her Husband He Had to Leave
Today Diana Rivadeneira is grateful that God gave her and Eduardo another chance.
They Left the ‘Rat Race’ to Save...
Allen and Carmella Bryant were so busy that they had no time for each other. Something had to change.
They Were Living in Survival Mode
Dusk and Amy Bennett suffered a series of setbacks that nearly derailed their marriage.
Trapped in an Unhappy Marriage
When Michael was accepted to law school, he and Catie had no idea what a strain it would put on their relationship.
Was It Time to Give Up on Their Marriage?
Henry Thames tossed a Weekend to Remember® brochure on the bed and said to Lori, “Here’s the only chance we’ve got.”
She Felt Oppressed by Her Marriage
Attraction turned to isolation and even hatred as Dave and Sonya learned how difficult it was to blend two families together.
The Lost Decade
Mike and Pam Calvert's story shows that broken homes and broken marriages can be put back together again.
Two Strangers Living Together in Marriage
Adam and Laura Brown had no hope ... could one weekend really save their relationship?
He Led a Double Life
Scott Jennings lived in a world of lies, affairs, and deceit until it all fell apart.
Can One Weekend Really Change a Marriage?
We were pretty close to the end if we didn't do something.
The “Experts” Were Clueless About Marria...
By the time Hank and Ruth Robinson reached their six-month anniversary, they both believed they had made a terrible mistake.
‘I’ve Never Once Stopped Loving...
A young law enforcement officer watches an elderly couple model lifelong commitment and faith ... and his life is changed forever
Investing in My Marriage and Family
The interviews on FamilyLife's daily radio program help me make daily choices that are honoring to the Lord.
‘God, Why Don’t You Fix My Husba...
My husband, Rob, and I have worked through many struggles and problems in our marriage. The fact that we remain married is a testament to God's grace and power.
My Wife Didn’t Feel Like She Was My Fr...
There was a rift between us, and someone had to make the first move.
On the Brink of Failure
Divorce wasn't an option for either of us, but we didn't want to spend the rest of our married lives just tolerating each other.
Reborn, Recommitted, and Remarried
It's not the old marriage but a new marriage with God at the center.
What Are the Secrets for a Lasting Marriage?
Is lifelong marriage still possible? Couples married 50 years or more share advice for your marriage.
Roy and Sophie: A Commitment of Love
It wasn't until the family had to care for Sophie, that they truly understood for the first time how much Roy cared for her.
What Happened to Her Prince Charming?
For Rick and Beverly Weeks, marriage was not the fairy tale they expected.
Was It Worth Fighting Over a Steak?
I knew I could either stand up for my rights and risk ruining the evening, or surrender it to God and trust Him.