4 Ways to Prevent a Disagreement from Becoming a Fight

By Ashley Willis on November 13, 2017

When we come together in marriage, we become one, but it doesn’t mean that we are going to agree on everything. In fact, you can pretty much guarantee disagreements simply based on the differences that come with being male and…

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Should a Husband and Wife Have SEPARATE Bank Accounts?

By Ashley Willis on November 12, 2017

Money is one the biggest issues that couples deal with in marriage. And, one major decision that spouses often ponder is whether or not they should keep separate bank accounts or share/manage their funds in one account together. Below are…

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When Life Feels Hopeless, Remember these 5 Simple, Yet LIFE-CHANGING Words

By Ashley Willis on November 1, 2017

Life can throw us some curve balls, but God never promised us an easy life. In John 16:33, Jesus clearly tells us “In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” We all know…

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The Lonely Marriage: How to Identify It and Combat It

By Ashley Willis on October 29, 2017

We live in a society that applauds independence and the notion of achieving success all by ourselves. We are often groomed to do whatever it takes to protect ourselves because “no one else will”. Being independent and self-sufficient is certainly…

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When TRUST Has Been Broken in Your Marriage

By Ashley Willis on October 29, 2017

Trust is essential to a strong marriage, so as spouses, we must do everything we can to build and protect the trust between one another. But, what should a spouse do when trust has been broken? I was talking to…

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Why Your Spouse Can’t (and Shouldn’t) Fulfill Your Every Need

By Ashley Willis on October 19, 2017

When we marry, we often believe the myth that our spouse is somehow going to fulfill our every need, and we are somehow going to fulfill his/hers, too.  But, over time, we find out that this kind of pressure only…

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5 Otherwise “Good” Things that can Ruin Your Marriage (if You’re not Careful)

By Ashley Willis on October 15, 2017

There are many “good” things out there, but sometimes, we try to cram too many of them into our family life. It’s a tricky balancing act that takes great consideration. If we allow these good things to take priority over…

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7 Bible Verses and Prayers for the Anxious Mind and Heart

By Ashley Willis on October 9, 2017

Sweet friend, if you are struggling with anxiety and depression right now, I want you to know that you are not alone. You WILL get through this with God’s help. And, these 7 verses and prayers (an excerpt from my…

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6 Simple Ways to Grow Closer than Ever to Your Spouse

By Ashley Willis on October 7, 2017

Remember when you first met your spouse? You couldn’t wait to spend every day getting to know him/her more, and you probably never considered that the realities of life might cause us seasons of disconnection or even frustration with each…

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6 Telltale Signs that You Might be Experiencing ANXIETY (and How to Get Help)

By Ashley Willis on October 7, 2017

Anxiety affects millions of people, however, it can be hard to diagnose. In the early months of my own struggle with anxiety, I brushed off my symptoms as just strong responses to worry, stress, and busyness, but deep in my…

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