Part Two of Dating Your Husband
When I was a young, silly, new mother, my mother did something that blessed my marriage. She saw the overwhelm disguised as ‘sure, I know how to handle all this.’ And she offered my husband and me a weekly date night.
She set the terms. She gently explained that, we, as parents, needed the time away. That our child would enjoy time with her grandmother. Mutual benefits for all!
Fast forward a dozen years. Enter the Married Life ministry of our church. Each quarter the church hosts a date/dessert night in our Christian Life Center. Laughs with other couples and a bit of fun marriage encouragement. Last time, Jeff Foxworthy even appeared on the large screen and poked fun, saying, “…you know you have trouble with your romance if…”
With these quarterly gatherings come yet another benefit. The Big 6 great Date Experiment. A date night in an envelope. Complete with fun questions to ask each other and suggestions for your date. Here’s a description of Married Life ministry from our church website: Continue reading