marriage

Finding A Wife Is Not A Priority For Single Christian Men

by Yvonne Chase

Why She’s Single I’m mad. I watched a video by a notable pastor with a large following that pissed me off. Finding a wife is a man’s responsibility yet he puts the onus on women. Let me tell you what he said to Christian single women at a women’s conference about why she’s single: “Here’s […]

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I Didn’t Mean To Marry My Parent But It Looks Like I Did

by Yvonne Chase

Did You Marry Your Parent? Last week while talking to a gentleman about a few challenges in his marriage, I asked him if he married his mother. Studies show men marry their mothers and daughters marry their fathers.  Qualities Of Her Father Men tend to marry a woman that looks like his mother and has […]

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The Most Important Issue In Living Single And Marriage Is…

by Yvonne Chase

The Most Important Issue In Marriage An email titled The Most Important Issue in Marriage landed in my inbox this weekend. Of course, I opened it immediately. I wanted to know what this most important issue is. Don’t you want to know?  Most Important Issue In Life Even though I’m unmarried, I’ve always believed this […]

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7 Ways To Be Comfortable In Your Skin Before You Marry

by Yvonne Chase

Comfortable In My Skin An article titled 10 Reasons To Be Happy With Yourself Before You Marry landed in my inbox recently. Seven of those things stood out to me. This post highlights a bit of what was shared in that post and how I’ve applied these principles to every area of my life. It […]

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A Spouse Is Not Needed To Reach Your Full Potential

by Yvonne Chase

Grow With And Be Better Can you reach your full potential as a person if you never marry?” Cody, one of the husbands on the current season of Married At First Sight doesn’t think you can.  He says, “I don’t think you can fully reach your potential as a person until you find a partner […]

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Faithful Are The Wounds Of A Friend Who Corrects

by Yvonne Chase

“If you’re watching a friend head to the altar with someone awful, do you step in?” Pretend All Is Well That was the question posed by the New York Post on Twitter. My response was, yes, if I know about it. Sometimes you don’t know until after. Been there. People pretend all is well when it […]

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Change Your Last Name To His Last Name When You Say I Do

by Yvonne Chase

Change Her Last Name Do you think it’s necessary for a woman to change her last name? That was the question posed on Twitter by Married At First Sight. One of the participants Ashley is not on board with changing her last name. While she likes her husband’s last name, she also likes her last […]

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Differences Are A Gift To Our Relationship If We Handle Them With Care

by Yvonne Chase

Enhance Our Relationships People who get into relationships then get upset at their person for being different make me wonder about their relationship readiness. What did you expect? People make the world go round. It is our uniqueness that makes life interesting. It is our individual ways of being and our differences that enhance our relationships.  […]

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Divorced People Need Love Too But I Don’t Know If You Should Marry One

by Yvonne Chase

A Deep Place Of Worship Today I woke up early and couldn’t go back to sleep. This doesn’t happen often, however, when it does, I usually reach for my phone to listen to a sermon from my pastor or a podcast from Focus On The Family or Family Talk. When I picked up my phone, there […]

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Christians Do Not Belong On Married At First Sight

by Yvonne Chase

All In When the TV show Married At First Sight premiered five seasons ago, I was all in. To date, season one has been the best season. Two out of three couples are still married and one of those couples is expecting their first child.   Great Way To Be Matched I was so into […]

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