Keys to Success
Using two simple questions can help you improve your marriage.
The Bible’s advice on how to have a happy marriage works because it comes from the Originator of marriage, Jehovah God.
Does your marriage mate seem more like a roommate?
Are you a newlywed? The Bible can help you strengthen your marriage.
When two imperfect people marry, various problems will arise. Patience is fundamental to a successful marriage.
Respect in marriage is not a luxury—it is a necessity. How can you show that you respect your mate?
How can a husband or a wife communicate respectfully?
When husband and wife make an effort to notice and acknowledge one another’s good qualities, their relationship often improves. What can help you to cultivate appreciation?
How can marriage mates show that they truly care for one another? Consider four suggestions based on principles from the Bible.
Is commitment like a ball and chain that shackles you in marriage or like an anchor that can keep your marriage steady?
What makes a marriage strong? What weakens it? How can you strengthen your commitment?
Is there more to faithfulness in marriage than avoiding adultery?
A second marriage may bring challenges that never existed in a first marriage. How can a couple succeed?
A family can be secure financially, yet insecure in a more important way.
Giving and receiving love play an important role in one’s happiness.
What the Bible Says
The originator of marriage should know best how to make a permanent and happy bond.
Did the idea come from God? Consider what the Bible says about polygamy.
Consider some Bible principles that bear on racial equality and marriage.
Learn how the God-assigned roles in marriage can help a husband and a wife succeed and be happy.
Can single Christians be happy? The Bible gives the proper view of marriage, and a perfect example of singleness too.
Problems and Solutions
Five tips that can help you keep your job from intruding on your marriage.
Know that it is not your fault and that you are not alone.
How can Bible principles help even the most violent individuals change their behavior?
Three tips can help you to keep an in-law problem from becoming a marriage problem.
You can honor your parents without compromising your marriage.
Read three suggestions that help marriages when one mate is chronically ill.
How can couples resolve a conflict and remain at peace with each other?
Why do conflicts arise, and what can you do to prevent them from ruining your marriage?
Bible principles can help you to solve problems in a loving and respectful manner. Consider four key steps.
Have you ever felt that you and your spouse are incompatible?
To forgive a hurtful act by your spouse, must you minimize it or even pretend that it never occurred?
What can help you see past your mate’s imperfections?
Learn how Bible principles can help parents adjust to this new phase of life.
Some couples face big challenges when their children grow up and leave home. What can parents do to adjust to the “empty nest”?
Get the support you need.
Do you tell yourself, ‘We’re just friends?’ If so, examine Bible principles to see how this line of reasoning holds up.
Separation and Divorce
Although some people think that divorce will always be better for the children, research shows that its effects on children can be devastating.
Does your soul mate now seem more like a cell mate? Five steps can help your marriage.
Many innocent mates have found comfort in the Scriptures.
Does adultery terminate a marriage?
If you are striving to save your marriage after a setback such as adultery, you face a difficult challenge. But you can succeed!
Learn what God allows and what he hates.
If your marriage seems fragile and ready to collapse, what should you do?
Almost all who divorce find that life afterward is harder than they expected. The Bible’s practical advice can help you to cope successfully.
Do Jehovah’s Witnesses help couples deal with marital problems? Do congregation elders have to approve the divorce of a Witness?