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Daily thoughts from Lynn

 

The Importance of Marriage

By Lynn Knapp | Feb 28, 2022

What a wonderful thing it is when two people find love. As the love deepens and strengthens it gets harder to be apart. Therefore the couple has to make a choice of what their future together will look like. Many find the next step to be moving in with one another even if the marriage…

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How To Get On The Same Page When Parenting Styles Are So Different.

By Lynn Knapp | Jan 20, 2022

Authoritarian. Permissive. Helicopter. Free-range. Attachment. Your parenting style may fall under one of these categories while your spouse relates to one completely different than yours. You may find yourself arguing with your spouse about being too hard or too soft on the kids. You may have differing opinions on your child’s abilities, how much should…

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Making New Years Resolutions Together as a Couple

By Lynn Knapp | Dec 20, 2021

New year! New you! Isn’t that the hope when we make a long list of all the things we want to change in a year? We see it as a fresh start and a chance to become a better, healthier, and more successful you. However so often we get to the end of January and…

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Tips For A Successful Second Marriage

By Lynn Knapp | Nov 28, 2021

There tends to be a stigma towards those who are in or entering a second marriage. It’s true when people get married the first time they usually go into it thinking it’ll only happen once. However that is not always the case, whether they were too young, had to escape abuse, or had an unfaithful…

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Benefits of Praying Together

By Lynn Knapp | Oct 28, 2021

Life can get chaotic, busy, loud, and even messy. In fact, the things we fill our time with may not be inherently bad or negative, such as a church, men’s and women’s Bible studies, children’s sports events, or even date nights. Some of the things we fill our schedule with may even draw us closer…

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Ways to Honor your In-Laws

By Lynn Knapp | Aug 25, 2021

Marriage is a beautiful union between two people. However, whether we like it or not, being attached to your spouse comes with their “support system.” When you marry someone you not only get the one but you also get the parents and siblings, making you now a part of the family. This new extension of…

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How A Marriage Can Survive Infertility…

By Lynn Knapp | Jul 25, 2021

There is so much beauty in the way God created human beings. He not only chose to make us individually unique but also made our counterparts physically different. Men and women are made to balance and compliment one another as one. Therefore we see in scripture that God brought them together and then spoke the…

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A 1 Corinthians 13 Kind of Love

By Lynn Knapp | Jun 17, 2021

Love according to the dictionary is defined as an intense feeling of deep affection and/or a great interest and pleasure in something. Therefore with this definition, the word “ love” becomes interchangeable from “I love coffee, chocolate, and Taco Bell” to “I love Jesus, my spouse, and my children.” This word seems to fit better…

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Mutual Respect In A Marriage

By Lynn Knapp | May 25, 2021

To honor a person is to respect them; in fact, the definition of respect is “a feeling of deep admiration for someone or something elicited by their abilities, qualities or achievements.” However respect in a marriage requires a step farther than just a feeling it requires action, a declaration of value for another person. Respect…

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