In MM 074 we talked about the #1 silent marriage killer: resentment. What we didn't plan on was how God would use us to reveal how resentment was hurting another married couple and they didn't know it. This is one of those "have to hear it to believe it" stories. We're kicking this episode
We just wrapped up an amazing marriage retreat at Blackberry Farms in Tennessee. It was an amazing experience and we can't wait to share what we learned. Marriage retreats... sometimes they get a bad rep for being super cheesy and useless. We hear you. We too have spent our weekends at
Research shows it takes just 21 days to form a habit. Seems so simple to start and stick with doing something good for yourself like working out, eating clean, not yelling at the kids, etc. But it also takes just 21 days to create the not so positive habits that over time can build up and breakdown
Michael and Gail Hyatt have been married for over 38 years and have 5 beautiful daughters. Michael is the former CEO of Thomas Nelson having worked his way to the top. Along the way he recognized he thought he was putting his marriage first but after a visit to the emergency room he realized
Surprise! I have a special message for Jeff on our 12th wedding anniversary (sneaky sneaky)! Well, technically not "on" since our anniversary isn't for 3 more days, but I wanted to get this up and out on the normal podcast day so Jeff didn't get suspicious. He's very hard to keep secrets from.
It’s never too late to start the process of falling in love again. There’s a way to change and restore that love that may seem lost. It’s not about going back to what you had before, it’s about moving forward and finding a new love in each other. When you’re ready to move ahead and
Jeff is notorious for getting lost while driving. So what happens in real time when it happens again? Listen in as Mandy and Jeff share their version of what happened. I know we really can't be the only couple who has someone *cough* who constantly gets lost when on a road trip. We could
This one emotion is the deadliest destroyer of most marriages. What makes it so deadly is that it's often silent and you don't usually recognize you've fallen victim to it. Or that in most cases it's probably you're fault you're experiencing it. What it is? Listen in to find out. Before we
Yes, we're recording in our bedroom. No, this isn't what you think, lol. As a family of 6 it's hard to find time to record a weekly podcast so.....we decided to try and record while we were laying in bed before we go to sleep. Warning: it does get a little "batty" at times as we reflect back on our
So help us Lord Jesus, one day the Rose boys who currently think girls have cooties will grow up to be men, men who Lord willing will marry Godly women. And then, they'll move out forever and we will either move to Jamaica forever celebrating we did it or lock ourselves in the closet sad they're
When you hear the word "abuse" within a marriage you almost immediately think of physical abuse. Emotional abuse is another concern especially when it has to do with money. A recent comment in our Marriage More Community Free Facebook Group led to this discussion in sharing how Jeff and Mandy had
Let’s talk happiness. As you walked down the aisle and said “I DO!” you believed that this thing called marriage was going to always be happy and easy, right?... Then sometime later, it changed. It got hard and required work. You learned to build new habits to accommodate your new normal...