A healthy, loving marriage is a beautiful thing. If you look at Christian couples who’ve been married for decades, you know something extraordinary is at work. Husbands and wives must weather the tough times together to celebrate the good times. And that kind of dedication and devotion requires the Lord's help and a healthy dose of intimacy. But … [Read more...] about Can a Marriage Without Intimacy Survive?
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It’s estimated that up to 5% of the U.S. population has a sex addiction. That means they can’t control their sexual behaviors. But what causes sex addiction? This post will help you understand more. What Causes Sex Addiction? Sex addiction is uncontrollable sexual fantasies, urges, or behaviors. Also called “hypersexuality disorder,” it’s not just … [Read more...] about What Causes Sex Addiction?
Marriage can be difficult. But Christians aren’t alone in their marital struggles. God gave them Scriptures, which contain an abundance of wisdom to address and overcome challenges. And the power of marriage Scriptures can be especially strong for husbands and wives who long to strengthen their marriages during times of crisis. Marriages Will … [Read more...] about The Power of Marriage Scriptures
People often confuse intimacy with sex. The word intimacy has become synonymous with sexual intercourse. A husband and wife joining in that most physically intimate experience are vital to a healthy relationship. But sex doesn’t make a marriage work. So, can you have intimacy without sex? Fortunately, there are many ways to show love and affection … [Read more...] about Can You Have Intimacy Without Sex?
When you think of signs of intimacy in a relationship with God, perhaps the first thing that comes to mind is Jesus Christ’s declaration of the greatest commandment: “...You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind.” (Matthew 22:37, NKJV) This kind of intimacy with God involves drawing close to … [Read more...] about Signs of Intimacy in a Relationship