The difference between a successful person and others
is not a lack of strength, not a lack of
knowledge, but rather in
a lack of will. Vince Lombardi
The young man said to him, "All these I have kept. What do I still
Jesus said to him, "If you would be perfect, go, sell what you
possess and give to the poor, and you will have
treasure in heaven; and come, follow me." When the young man heard this he went away sorrowful, for he had great
it, whisper it, or sing it, but just make sure
you say it often to your spouse - I Love You!
a "thank-you" jar.Throughout
the year jot
down reasons why you are thankful for your
spouse and then read them aloud on your anniversary. --Remember
that your marriage vows were made before God.
the love of your life often, in private
and in public.
big bear hugs.
a devotional time just for the two of you.
for each other - and with each other.
the first 10 minutes upon arrival home
day visiting with your spouse - alone.
a love note into a lunch sack, or a briefcase.
through your wedding album or watch your wedding video together.(Try not to think about how skinnyyou used to be!Have a laugh over the hairstyles and clothes,
but don't grieve over the lost hair!)
each other of the reasons you fell in love.
sure you look your best when you're out with your spouse.(This means you guys, too!)
church and Sunday school together.
household responsibilities.(Real men do
housework, ya know!) --Speak
kindly to (and of) your spouse - always, no matter what.
a photo of your spouse at work.
at all your spouse's jokes even if you've heard them a hundred times before or
if he/she blows the punch line.
when your beloved walks into the room.
on to each other when the going gets rough.
the first to say "I'm sorry" after an argument no matter who was
right.Don't go to bed angry with each
the best examples to your children of what a wife/mother and husband/father
With all humility and meekness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, Ephesians
Just for today I will be happy. Just for today I will try to live through this day only, not to tackle my whole life problem at once. I can do things for twelve hours that would appall me if I had to keep them up for a lifetime. Just for
today… Sybyl F.