A marriage is only as strong as the reason for getting married. To make it through conflict stronger, you need a third-party purpose.
To any guy who has decided he'd like to pursue a girl, here are four steps you should not skip over or rearrange.
For anyone who wants to be friends with everyone, here's why you should be able to count your closest friends on one hand.
It is natural to want good friends, but relationships are two-sided. If you want good friends, you have to be a good friend.
Did you know the person or circumstance that is driving you up a wall is actually providing incredible insight to your soul?
You should have somebody who balances you in a complimentary sense, but they do not (and should not) complete you.
There seems to be an endless supply of differences to bicker over but, if you go deep enough, you'll find that we really are quite similar.
You shouldn't marry someone you met a year or so ago. Even if you're ready to tie the knot, here's why waiting might be a good idea.
Statistically speaking, it's risky that your marriage will last (and even then, happiness isn't promised), so why bother?
Because we were designed to be in unity with one another, losing a relationship hurts deeply. Here's practical advice on how to move forward.
Sometimes the most simple and seemingly obvious concepts can be the most confusing, as it can be with love. Let's break it down.
There can be mixed emotions when faced with singleness. How do you turn away from pressing thoughts and focus on what really matters?
The idea of soulmates is a popular fascination, but also one that gets shushed for misinformed reasons. Let's look at it another way.
The idea of a perfect love story dominates media but doesn't step much farther beyond "I do." What happens in the decades after?
It can be hard to evaluate a relationship when you're in the middle of it, so here are a few red flags to look out for.
A personal letter on putting the pen down, picking up a pencil, and handing God the eraser.
Fools rush in, and I've been a fool before, so take my advice and avoid making this decision too soon to prevent future heartbreak.
It can be easy to identify friends, but what differentiates them from one who sticks closer than a brother?
Losing someone you love is hard, but you shouldn't hurry to forget the heartbreak.
The best things often come by complete surprise, just like how these unexpected three and a half months bore life lessons.
Why the kindest thing you can do is tell someone something they don't want to hear.
Never regret a relationship. There is always a silver lining and beauty that comes from ashes.
If you know how something will end, why should you participate in the first place?
Reunions with long-distance friends can be few and far between, so how do you make the best use of time when you're finally together?
Wait it out. For someone who cherishes you, for someone who compliments you. It's better to be lonely now than married and lonely later.
Discerning Mr. Right isn't as hard as it may seem.
Why you shouldn't make your ideal version of life a reality.
When fulfilling your purpose and mental health combine.
With social distancing and quarantine, even self-proclaimed introverts have realized their need for people.
For my grandpa, in loving memory.
A reminder of what really matters.
Loving someone is a pursuit each of us undertakes at some point, to the extent that the sincerity of our feelings can be hard to discern.
They say you learn better when you teach, so here I am.
Each person is a micro-aspect of our heavenly Father, God's walking poetry, a beauty found beneath the surface of one's physical appearance.
Before you rush out of singleness, wait.
Everything is more beautiful because we are doomed.
This is what I like about photographs, they're proof that once, even if just for a heartbeat, everything was perfect.
Women are losing their uniqueness. They weren't created to do everything a man can do. They were created to do everything a man can't do.
Most people will form circles you won’t be involved in, and that’s okay. You don’t need a lot of friends, just a few you can trust.