Tag Archives: Marriage

How Did You Meet Your Mate?

My wife and I taught a marriage preparation class where our favorite icebreaker question was, “How did you meet your future spouse?” Common answers were, “Through friends,” “In a bar,” or, “We were classmates.” But the answer from one couple, … Continue reading

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Everyday is Valentine’s Day?

Ten months after Laurie and I started dating we had our first Valentine’s Day together. We were both freshman at the University of Washington and commuted together to the campus. During a break between classes she presented me with a … Continue reading

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No More Boring Anniversaries

Our Anniversary Trip to Mount St. Helens  A version of this article appeared in the November 2008 edition of Focus on the Family Magazine. After a decade of marriage, our anniversary celebration had fallen into a rut. Laurie and I had … Continue reading

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