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Have you ever found yourself stuck in a relationship that you knew you should not have been in? All the signs in the relationship point to a dead end, but for some reason you just can’t work up the courage to get out of the relationship. It is extremely vital that you get out! Run for your life and your future! Breaking up is probably one of the hardest things in life to do. Often,...

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I could hardly believe that it was my turn to say “yes to the dress”! It all really didn’t hit me until I flew back home after the engagement to California and began to think of all of the natural and spiritual things that needed to be done in order for our engagement season to be fruitful. Yes, you have to pick a date for the wedding, send out invitations, select your bridal party, etc....

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Do you remember your dreams of marriage as a child? Children can be naïve and simple-minded, but there is something beautiful about a childlike wonder as we dream into and pray for marriage. As we grow, though, we must consider the weight of marriage as we vow to walk through the best and the worst that life brings our way with another person.  Now, you have met the love of your life — the one...

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Written by: Stephanie McNeal-Brown Our marriage started out of a desire to break the cycle.  He wanted to break the cycle of children growing up without a father present in the household.  I wanted to break the cycle of a marriage wrecked by infidelity and unhappiness.  We both wanted to create something new for ourselves that we never had. We were both college graduates.  Settled in our prospective careers and I was pregnant. We’d planned...

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Fellas, this one is for you – lets talk as if we were at Starbucks! Ladies, you may want to listen up as well because I believe the focus of men will rise to a higher standard after reading this article and becoming aware of what will be shared. Also, I’d LOVE to hear your thoughts after you read this… Leave a comment! “As a man, you have the responsibility to go find your wife!...

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The average wedding in the United States cost $26,720. Whether single or engaged we all have thought about what our big day will look like. Love is beautiful, especially when you fall in love with the right mate that God has created for you. But the reality of marriage, is that it takes work to stay married. My husband and I, married on March 11, 2017. We were excited about our BIG DAY. But we...

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Genesis 2:24, which states that “Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh.” was often a topic of discussion in my premarital course. Our mentor couple did a wonderful job of explaining to us that in this context leaving your father and mother, also represents leaving your friends or other love ones that might tempt you to put their needs before your...

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Many of us have expectations of what desire to see in a mate. Often our expectations are based on past experiences whether good or bad. Case in point, when I got engaged to my now husband, I had a long list of expectations for him. It was during premarital counseling that our pastor helped me too see that I hadn’t healed from past experiences. After going through counseling, I realized that my expectations of my...

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When I was single, I was waiting and praying for a great husband to have an amazing marriage. However, in my time of waiting, I learned to be deliberate about resting in God and celebrating my singleness. Believe me, this wasn’t an easy journey, but with God, it turned out to be a wonderful process that enabled me to have a great marriage. Here are 3 good tips that I learned that will help you...

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One of the most infamous questions you will ever get as a married person is– “How did you know they were the one?” Albeit, there are different answers pending on whom you ask, but here are a few ways to calm your wedding jitters. If you are waiting for your flawless Prince Charming to show up, you will be waiting forever. When it comes to a potential spouse, there will never be a perfect person....