Have you ever wondered why people who have been married for many years (like 30) get divorced? I have a friend who explained what sometimes happens this way:
- The couple is in love and gets married. Children come along.
- The husband gets busy building his career.
- The wife pours herself into the children.
- The children grow up. The wife turns back to her husband, but he is no longer there.
I am concerned that, in this very child-centric society in which we live, this may be happening far too often, even in Christian and home schooling families. The pressure that our culture puts on families about what children “need” can cause us to put our relationships with our husbands on the back burner.Continue Reading