“When Boy Meets Girl: Understanding How the Other Half Thinks” – Part 2

Men and women access the information in their memory banks very differently. Much like a filing cabinet, men’s brains store information in separate files and access the information when needed, one file at a time. This is called compartmental thinking. Women, however, store information more globally, much like a computer. They have the ability to […]

“When Boy Meets Girl: Understanding How the Other Half Thinks” – Part 1

The differences between men and women are not only well-documented, but frequently at the heart of good-natured (and sometimes not so good-natured) anecdotes. Experts have discovered that there are actually differences in the way men’s and women’s brains are structured, and hence, differences in the way they think. These differences have been at the core […]

Your Family Matters – Part 2


Tips for Energizing Your Time Together

Go for a long, scenic drive together: In the winter, take a drive around the city to look at all the Christmas lights (don’t forget to bring your thermos of hot chocolate). There is so much beauty in Colorado year-round. Take a long, scenic drive to view the fall colors, or drive up to Mount […]

Making Decisions as a Couple – Part 3

We previously reviewed the three crucial disciplines that need to be in place as a couple makes a Godly decision: Knowing the Word of God, Developing the Mind of Christ, and Submitting Your Will to Christ’s Will. Now, there is a final principle that must be applied to bring it all together…praying as a couple. […]

Making Decisions as a Couple – Part 2

Last week we looked at the first step in making a decision as a couple, which was to know the Word of God. This week we will look at the next two important steps, developing the mind of Christ and submitting your will to Christ’s will. Discipline Two: Developing the Mind of Christ Developing the […]

Making Decisions as a Couple – Part 1

Married couples face decisions on a daily basis. Some decisions are small and have little impact (like where or what to eat tonight). While other decisions, such as a job or career change, are monumental and have a significant impact on the couple’s life, future, and family. Unfortunately, if the husband and wife don’t come […]

Three Fun Dates for You and Your Valentine

By: Angelique Matthews I believe in the power of date night because it focuses your attention on each other as a couple and away from the distractions and pressures of life.  Valentine’s Day should be no exception. The Song of Solomon talks about a couple spending time together and sharing in the joy of being […]