respect

Prayer: Respect Between Husbands and Wives

Dear Lord, We pray for husbands and wives. May Your character manifest in each of us, transforming our hearts to be more like Yours! We pray that husbands and wives would respect each other every moment of the day. Through body language, through our tone of voice, through our every response and action, help us to respect our spouse. Holy Spirit please inspire us to creatively love each other and affirm each other daily. We pray that You would help us to have eyes only for our own spouse, that we would remain faithful and loyal companions. May Your love shine through each of our relationships in Jesus’ name AMEN!

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For When You Need to Know the Way to Use Your Words

I walk in the room and something sets me off. I hear his tone the wrong way, assume a meaning he never intended, and respond with words I eventually regret. Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.                                    Ephesians 4:29 (NIV) This is the mistake I make countless times… Failing to use my words for good, Missing the opportunity to give grace to the one who’s listening, And in the end, producing nothing beneficial from the exchange at all. So many times we get caught up in

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4 Practical Ways To Show Respect

While this idea may be completely foreign to us, men tend to seek respect and affirmation and women tend to seek companionship and love. Statistics show that 3 out of 4 men would rather feel unloved than disrespected. (Love & Respect, Eggerichs) In our love-dominated society, it is portrayed that love should be unending and respect is something to be earned. However, the Bible says in Ephesians 5, that husbands should love their wives, and wives should respect their husbands {although, we tend give our spouse what we want, instead of what they need}. With this, I believe that marriage is about putting your spouse first, and that means making a choice to honor, trust and respect him. And this means not just knowing in your heart

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Letter To My Husband – Courageous Warrior For Our King

  Dear Drew, The love and respect I have for you continues to grow each day. I see your commitment to our King and you inspire me daily. Thank you for living out what you preach. Thank you for loving me and all my flaws. You are my greatest encourager, supporter, my best friend. I am so proud of you and honored to be your wife. Our precious baby boy is so blessed to have you as his Daddy. I know that as he grows he will look up to you and it is my prayer that he sees your example as a courageous warrior for our King and lives out a life devoted to Him. Thank you for leading your family and being so

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