Praying for Your Husband so that God Will Hear

I used to pray earlier in our marriage – A LOT. Sometimes I would pray for 4 hours at a time multiple times a week.  Seriously. I thought that I could clearly see my husband’s faults and I would pray and pray that God would change him. I would beg God to let us pray together […]

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The Respect Dare, Day 32 – Just the Facts, Please, Ma’am, Just the Facts.

And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds.  Hebrews 10:24 One of the things that Nina Roesner shares with women in The Respect Dare is for wives to “just be factual and not emotional during conversations with husbands” and not to jump to conclusions, but calmly ask […]

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The Respect Dare, Day 32 – Just the Facts, Please, Ma'am, Just the Facts.

And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds.  Hebrews 10:24 One of the things that Nina Roesner shares with women in The Respect Dare is for wives to “just be factual and not emotional during conversations with husbands” and not to jump to conclusions, but calmly ask […]

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The Respect Dare, Day 31 – “Watch Me!”

Better to live on a corner of the roof than share a house with a quarrelsome wife.  Proverbs 21:9 YIKES! I don’t think that any of us want to be labelled a “quarrelsome wife”  – but I have to admit that I sure was one at times in those first 15 years of our marriage. […]

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The Respect Dare, Day 31 – "Watch Me!"

Better to live on a corner of the roof than share a house with a quarrelsome wife.  Proverbs 21:9 YIKES! I don’t think that any of us want to be labelled a “quarrelsome wife”  – but I have to admit that I sure was one at times in those first 15 years of our marriage. […]

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The Respect Dare, Day 24 – Intimacy with God

They may be won without a word by the behavior of their wives, as they observe your chaste and respectful behavior. I Peter 3:1-2 SO I CAN’T TALK???? This passage is written for wives whose husbands are “disobedient to the Word.” God KNOWS men so very well. He knows that “words are for women” as […]

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The Respect Dare – Day 19 – Order

For God is not a God of disorder but of peace…. but everything should be done in a fitting and orderly way.  I Corinthians 14:33,40 Nina Roesner – in The Respect Dare – encourages us to “run your home in an orderly way, keeping only what you truly need, and you will have less clutter […]

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The Respect Dare, Day 18 – A Guest Post from Nina Roesner!!!!!!!

Pic from www.ninaroesner.wordpress.com Ladies, I am so excited about today’s post!  Nina Roesner, the author of The Respect Dare, has very graciously written this one just for each of you.  I am thrilled to be able to share her words that – to me – are such a powerful expression of the main themes of […]

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A Wife Decides to Meet Her Husband’s Greatest Masculine Needs

An email from a wife who has been focusing on learning to be a godly, respectful wife who honors her husband’s leadership.  Thank you to this wife for allowing me to share her story!  I LOVE seeing the way God works in many different wives’ hearts and seeing all the lightbulb moments.  I pray that […]

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