A Ministry of Southwestern Seminary's Women's Programs

Category: Marriage

5 Things I’ve Learned as a Newlywed

Before I got married, people told me that the first few years of marriage would be difficult. Sound familiar? You probably have heard this too. But, my marriage of nearly two years has been nothing short of a special blessing in my life. Th... Read More »

5 Things I've Learned as a Newlywed

Before I got married, people told me that the first few years of marriage would be difficult. Sound familiar? You probably have heard this too. But, my marriage of nearly two years has been nothing short of a special blessing in my life. Th... Read More »

How {TO} Be a Bridezilla

My journey in ministry has taken me through a variety of positions and responsibilities. During one of God’s more creative (or comical) times in my life I served a very large church as their food service director, special events coordinat... Read More »

4 Myths on Delaying Marriage

June is finally over, and the wedding explosion on your social media that occurs every June is finally decreasing. I’m part of the trend—my husband and I just celebrated our seventh wedding anniversary during the month which The Nationa... Read More »

Is Male Headship a Result of the Fall?

One of my favorite things about being married to a college pastor is building relationships with the girls in our group. Inevitably, there are two young people who fall in love, consider marriage, and decide they need marriage/relationship ... Read More »

What Story Will Your Marriage Tell?

My parents are moving to Texas.  He is 87 and she is 88.  They have taken care of each other for a lifetime and when she gently told him that she needed our help, the issue was settled. I cannot imagine how difficult this change must be f... Read More »

R-E-S-P-E-C-T! Find Out What It Means to…Your Man

RESPECT – we all know it when we see it and can definitely point out disrespect when it comes our way. But what does respect really mean? And what does it look like? These are the questions that I have been asked as I have worked with and... Read More »

Searching for Marriage Rules?

On a recent flight, I noticed the woman across the aisle from me was reading a book titled The Rules for Marriage. The subtitle promised timeless secrets to make a marriage last. As soon as I had Internet access, I had to check out these ti... Read More »