Rather than let an annoying trait create conflict, learn to see it in a different way.
When two imperfect people marry, various problems will arise. Patience is fundamental to a successful marriage.
Respect in marriage is not a luxury—it is a necessity. How can you show that you respect your mate?
When husband and wife make an effort to notice and acknowledge one another’s good qualities, their relationship often improves. What can help you to cultivate appreciation?
Work, stress, and the everyday pressures of life can cause a married couple to show less affection. Can genuine affection be rekindled?
How can marriage mates show that they truly care for one another? Consider four suggestions based on principles from the Bible.
Is commitment like a ball and chain that shackles you in marriage or like an anchor that can keep your marriage steady?
Five tips that can help you keep your job from intruding on your marriage.
Don’t wait until you’ve run out of money to think about your spending habits. Learn how to take control of spending before it gets out of hand.
Three tips can help you to keep an in-law problem from becoming a marriage problem.
How can couples resolve a conflict and remain at peace with each other?
Have you ever felt that you and your spouse are incompatible?
To forgive a hurtful act by your spouse, must you minimize it or even pretend that it never occurred?
Giving in to anger can damage your health, but so can suppressing your anger. So what can you do when your mate really annoys you?
Some couples face big challenges when their children grow up and leave home. What can parents do to adjust to the “empty nest”?
Do you tell yourself, ‘We’re just friends?’ If so, examine Bible principles to see how this line of reasoning holds up.
Does your soul mate now seem more like a cell mate? Five steps can help your marriage.
A marriage cannot thrive in an atmosphere of suspicion and distrust. So how can you avoid inordinate jealousy?
These suggestions can help you quit a pornography habit and repair your relationship.
Communication can suffer even when husbands and wives are in the same room. How can couples make the most of their time together?
The use of technology can either benefit your marriage or undermine it. How is it affecting your marriage?
Men and women have different communication styles. Understanding the difference can save you a lot of frustration.
Active listening is, not a mere technique, but an act of love. Learn how you can become a better listener.
Four key steps can help you and your spouse avoid arguing and find solutions together.
How do some couples get to the point where they refuse to talk, and what can they do to resolve their differences?
Are you and your spouse constantly arguing? Learn how Bible principles can help your marriage.
What can you do if you and your spouse have let hurtful words affect your relationship?
What if I’m not fully to blame?
Why can it be so hard to forgive? See how the Bible’s advice can help.
The kind of husband you are now indicates the kind of dad you will be after your child is born.
Ask yourself four questions to determine whether day care is a good option for your child.
Ask these questions to determine if you and your child are ready for the responsibility.
Even tech-savvy children need parental guidance to use a smartphone responsibly.
It may be easier than you think for children to be exposed to pornography. What you should know and what you can do to protect your child.
Many children prefer to watch videos. How can parents encourage children to read more?
Is it better for children to read from a digital device or a printed page? Both have advantages.
What can parents do to keep their children from becoming overwhelmed by the news?
Four steps can help you answer their questions and show them how to cope with the loss of a loved one.
When your child is stuck at home with nothing to do, here are a few things to consider.
It has several advantages over passive entertainment and organized activities.
Are you reluctant to assign your children chores? If so, consider how helping out around the house can teach them responsibility and bring them joy.
Failure is a part of life. Teach your children to put failure in perspective and help them find solutions.
See how to identify the real problem behind bad grades and encourage learning.
Four steps can help you teach your child how to respond to a bully.
One type of praise has proven to be the most effective.
Although some people think that divorce will always be better for the children, research shows that its effects on children can be devastating.
Five Bible-based tips can make this often challenging time easier to manage.
Youngsters are being exposed to sexual messages at an increasingly early age. What should you know? What can you do to protect your children?
When and how should parents talk to their children about this important subject?
Age-appropriate discussions can protect your child from the influence of racial prejudice.
Giving your children everything they want can actually deprive them of something far more important.
Teach your child humility without damaging his or her self-worth.
Even young children can be taught to say thank you for the kindnesses shown to them.
Do you and your child keep getting locked in a battle of wills that your child always seems to win? Five parenting tips can help.
What if your child tests your resolve with whining or pleading?
What can you do when your child throws a tantrum? Bible principles can help you cope with this challenge.
What should you do if your child lies? This article discusses Bible-based advice that can help you teach your child the importance of telling the truth.
Do you feel frustrated when talking to your teenager? What factors make it challenging?
Many teenage girls feel overwhelmed by the changes they are experiencing. How can parents help them to cope with the stress?
What can parents do if their child has suicidal thoughts?
Do not hastily conclude that your teen is a rebel. Broken trust can be repaired.
Why is it so easy for children to bond with their peers and lose their connection with their parents?
To discipline means to teach. Bible principles can help you teach your teenager how to obey rather than rebel.
What can you do if your teenager constantly seems to be irritated by your rules?
How can you move beyond rules and help your teen make wise decisions on his own?
Four questions can help you make a wise decision.
Help your teenager to avoid the pitfalls.
Don’t wait for an incident to occur involving your child. Discuss the dangers of sexting with your teenager.
Some teenagers intentionally injure themselves. What is behind this behavior? How can you help your child?
Peer pressure can make good people do bad things. What should you know about it, and how can you deal with it?
How can advice or criticism that hurts actually help?
Is it rude to interrupt a conversation just to check a text message? Or is it rude to ignore a text message just to continue a conversation?
Being able to resist temptation is a mark of real men and women. Six tips can help you strengthen your resolve and avoid the stress that comes from giving in.
Five Bible-based steps can help you to control your anger.
Chronic loneliness is as bad for your health as smoking 15 cigarettes a day. How can you avoid feeling left out and lonely?
How can you move on with your life after a painful breakup?
Have you tried to live on your own, only to fall on hard times? Get back on your feet with these practical tips.
Four tips can help you to move from shallow relationships to deep friendships.
Change is all but inevitable. Consider what some have done to deal with it successfully.
The loss of a parent is a devastating blow. What can help young people manage the range of emotions that are sure to follow?
Many young people get a thrill out of testing their limits—sometimes in very risky ways. Are you tempted to join in?