Marriages are not built on grand moments and larger than life memories. They are built on the foundation of Christ in the context of friendship. Your marriage grows through the laying of bricks; the bricks of kind words said; the bricks of a honest compliments given. The bricks of little decisions and kind thoughts shared […]
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About Michael Curtis
Married to the same woman since 1983, Michael is a very thankful husband. He found someone to follow him around the world in the Air Force, move back to the blazing heat of Texas, and minister with him in Three Strands Ministry. Michael and his wife Patty enjoy Kayaking, traveling, disc golf, sleeping in and Movies.
Entries by Michael Curtis
Will I fight for getting what I want or will I fight for the unity of my marriage? When the wrong choice us made, especially over the long haul, it is disastrous to a marriage.
Date Night Doesn’t Have to be Challenging Need a quick date night idea for this weekend that has minimal cost and big impact. Spend an evening creating a playlist of the songs of your marriage. Of course, the longer you have been married the more music you have to choose from. However, even if you […]
When emotions increase and fights spiral out of control, flooding can rear its head. There are things you can do to restore balance and work towards unity.
According to research, couples who resist influence are much more likely to divorce. When a man is not willing to share power with their wife the couple is 81% more likely to end up in divorce court.
A couple of weeks ago we started this series with an intro to Fighting the Good Fight and discussed a Soft Startup. Last week we discussed Repair Attempts. This week we want to focus on compromise. Work to Compromise Since 69% of arguments will never be completely resolved, compromise is often the best we can […]