There are three things that will keep every marriage relationship rockin’:
Respect - The value that we place in our partner most often is displayed by the little things. If we demonstrate honor in the little things it will be a natural progression to show and be shown admiration.
Restitution - Make things right when they have been done wrong. Be blameless not perfect. A blameless life goes back to mistakes and makes them right.
Responsibility - Re-define the word as the ‘ability to respond’. If I have a sense that I have the ability to respond in a proper way next time then I can address the same negative situation in a different positive way.
Thoughts to Ponder:
How can I show respect to my partner in little things of the day?
How have I made things I know to be wrong, right?
How can I respond differently to negative situations?
(Philippians 2. 5,6) Think of yourselves the way Christ Jesus thought of himself. He had equal status with God but didn't think so much of himself that he had to cling to the advantages of that status no matter what. Not at all…