When a wife disagrees with her husband, it can make her husband feel like she's trying to control him. It might be that she simply wants to be part of the decision-making process.
Being a loving, responsible parent typically leads to your child becoming a loving and responsible adult. A child without a father needs a mentoring adult to produce similar results.
Your spouse's behavior, whether negative or positive, reveals the inner motivation for their behavior. This knowledge can help you find ways to be a positive change-agent in your marriage.
What if you speak to your spouse in their love language, but they won't speak yours? Speak their primary love language fluently and regularly, and they may respond to your request to be spoken to in your love language.
How do you express your love to your spouse especially during a military deployment? Come up with creative ideas that will communicate your love for them in their love language.
Gary Chapman, Ph.D. is an author, speaker, and counselor that has a passion for people, and for helping them form lasting relationships. Chapman is a well-known marriage counselor and director of marriage seminars. The 5 Love Languages® is one of Chapman’s most popular titles, topping various bestseller charts for years, selling over twelve million copies and has been on the the New York Times best-sellers list continuously since 2007. Chapman has been directly involved in real-life family counseling since the beginning of his ministry years, and his nationally-syndicated radio programs air nationally on Moody Radio Network and over 400 affiliate stations.
A Love Language Minute draws from Dr. Gary Chapman's years of counseling experience, excerpts from his live events, and his answers to listeners' questions to give encouragement and practical help and hope for the relationships in your life