Podcast, Sex & Intimacy, Unity

The 5 Biggest Obstacles to Transparency During Lockdown

We’re finding that even though couples are spending more time together than ever, they’re still drifting apart. Physical closeness doesn’t automatically beget emotional intimacy. In this special episode, we discussed the 5 most common reasons husbands and wives fail to be fully known by each other. This recording is from a special online event hosted by Impactus Ministries (Promise Keepers Canada). Visit Impactus.org to learn…

Communication, Podcast, Unity

Faked Transparency vs. True Vulnerability

It’s so easy to feign transparency in marriage. We can give just enough info to give the appearance of vulnerability, all the while failing to be meaningfully vulnerable with one another. In this episode, we talked about the roots of why we “fake it” in marriage, and how the Gospel compels us to fight instead for true vulnerability. Read the Full Transcript Read the Shownotes

Challenges, Communication, Podcast

The Tools of Transparency

Why be transparent about something difficult when it’s so much easier to just hide it? Quick answer: freedom. Nothing compares to the freedom of total honesty in a marriage relationship. Being totally honest can be scary. What if your husband/wife doesn’t love you once they see who you really are? While the proposition of rejection is scary, as those rooted in Christ, we have hope…

3 Lies that Divide Couples, Chesterton, and See-Through Marriage

ONE Thought (from us) Love cannot abide where honesty is absent. There are some lies we tell ourselves that affect our spouses more than we might know. These lies we tell ourselves keep us from being truthful and transparent. Consider the following “lies of isolation” we’ve seen many couples employ: I can’t be honest about [insert sin or concern here] because I’m barely holding on…

Unity

The Science of Being See-Through

Hi there! Thank you for being here. Below is an excerpt from our book, See Through Marriage: Experiencing the Freedom and Joy of Being Fully Known and Fully Loved. We pray these words would give you the confidence and courage to live in full transparency with your spouse. We believe God made us to be fully known and fully loved and that can all be made…

Join the Spring Marriage Cohort!

Early enrollment pricing extended! (we had a tech hiccup)We hope to meet you soon! 🎉 You’re Cordially Invited 🎉 Starting on March 7th, 2022 we’re hosting a 6-week marriage learning experience! It’s a time to reset, regroup, and re-unify around what truly matters most. We hope to see you soon! (This vid was for January, but the info is the same!)  The Spring Marriage…