quotes for marriage :: being the woman he needs

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“Dating had a way of bringing out the best in us.  We dressed up for each other, we paid close attention to everything that was said, and we encouraged each other constantly with our words.

It’s important to realize that…we still need to make an effort to be the charming woman he met.”

The Good Wife’s Guide by Darlene Schacht

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“Before I can begin to ask God to change my spouse – to pray for his godly character to be developed and matured – I must be willing to be changed myself.

I must humble myself before God, submitting to His sovereign will, and allow Him to use my prayers to change my own heart.”

31 Days to Build a Better Spouse by Ashley Pichea

“Kiss frump goodbye.  Even if you are dedicated to modesty, that doesn’t mean you need to be dedicated to frumpy.  Wear clothes that make you feel attractive and flatter your shape…”

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“Maybe your husband is {or you are} a little heavier now, and he isn’t/you aren’t in the same shape as when you walked down the aisle

But over the time you’ve had together you’ve also shared memories, intimacies, and confidences.

You’ve built a life together…concentrate on that amazing connection.

31 Days to Great Sex by Sheila Gregoire

Along with all of the cookbooks and organizational helps, the curriculum for kiddos and motherhood tips from women who’ve been there…

 …are some gems for the married woman.

Yes, the ebook bundle is also a blessing and support to this most important relationship, not simply the aspects of keeping house.

I think I’ll be reading more this weekend.  Good stuff.

 

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