marriage

Marriage is not so much a word as it is a sentence–a life sentence.

amanda mollett10 months ago
First Love or Last Love
Would you rather be someone's first love or last love? I used to think that being someone's first love was a big thing. Don't get me wrong it is, but I think its even better to someone's last love. Es...
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Jefferson Jones10 months ago
His Permanent Wife
The ongoing struggles of a man waking up to an evil world. During his early years, he did not have a care in the world. He did not have to worry about responsibilities. Everything was handed to him by...
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Kamala Odom10 months ago
What Is Marriage?
So much planning is spent on a wedding — but how much planning goes into having a marriage? How many people that confess their love for one another sit down with a pre-marital counselor or life coach ...
amanda mollett10 months ago
A Sign From My Love
One day as I walking my daughter Amelia along the same path we took every day to school, we came across this piece of broken rock that resembles a heart. As many times as we've walked right by and nev...
Francesca Hamilton10 months ago
How I Became a Pastor's Wife When I Didn't Want to Be
As a child, I grew up in the church. If those doors were open, we were walking in. Wind. Rain. Snow. Sun. Morning Service. Evening Service. Special Service. You could count on us. I remember during on...
My Journey
So, this year I realized that nothing really ever changes with me. Well it is just March 3, 2018 and there has already been so much that has happened that I feel has defined me as a person. I would li...
Elena DeCristino10 months ago
Marriage Is a Life Sentence
So, in today’s world I have heard repeatedly that marriage is just a piece of paper. Some say you don’t have to be married to do things married couples do. You don’t have to be tied down to just one p...
Thomas Kiliana year ago
The Marriage Union
There is a tradition among Catholics and an increasing trend among Evangelicals in American society to display a photograph where there are both a groom and bride, in white, raising together a unity c...
Mark Williamsa year ago
Trouble in The Bedroom
So, there's this thing that my wife does in bed that drives me crazy, and not in a good way. To be fair to her, it's something impulsive and entirely involuntary, yet every night she torments me by do...
Ex Oha year ago
Why Won't Millennials Get Married?
Recently, I’ve noticed a huge spike in the amounts of videos, poems, and articles about how millennials—and I use this term cautiously, since it is often used to infantilize a generation of people who...
Judy Maea year ago
Marrying a Religious Man and Not Converting
Yes that’s right, I am going marrying a charming man with the most brilliant mind, whom I loved so much that it is just unthinkable, but I will not be converting to his religion and for that decision ...
A Story of a Small Town Girl in Kansas
I am an assembly mechanic at a small aircraft machine shop. I've never really been a girly girl and I've worked in a male dominated profession my entire life. I got married young, very young; I was on...
Being Married in My Early 20s
I was just 18 years old when I met my one day husband, Roger. He was 26. I know the age difference seems big but it really wasn’t. He says still to this day that he knew he wanted me from the moment w...
Dee Wolfea year ago
My First Month of Marriage
Everyone told us that we were too young. That we should wait. But we loved each other, and we knew what we wanted—and what we wanted was each other. Forever. So we bought the rings, got the license, a...
Faith Cullera year ago
8 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Planning My Own Wedding
Getting engaged is one of the happiest occasions. You get to celebrate with friends and family, you get some new bling that your coworkers will inevitably ask about, and you get to start putting your ...
Darra Bryanta year ago
Finally Leaving That Toxic Man in Your Life
I have been with this man for five years. We've been married for all most two and have a two and a half year old baby boy. Two weeks ago, I finally left. We look like the happy American family. He's a...
Betty Morenoa year ago
What Is Love Anyway?
I have been with my husband for 18 years. Married 14. We have four children together and yet we don't live under the same roof. Why, might you ask, do we not live under the same roof??? Well that's ea...
Married to an Addict
My husband has broken his sobriety. I'm in a relationship where assumptions of cheating, lying, being delusional, belittling, being crazy, and only God knows what else are placed upon me. My past is u...