Category Archives: Emotional Intimacy

Just One Of Those Days

Brad says… We’ve all had them. Maybe we woke up on the wrong side of the bed, we didn’t sleep well, or something lousy happened at work. Whatever it was that caused it, we feel like a grump and today is just going to be “one of those days”. We know we are going to…

Marrying Young

Kate says . . . We started dating when I was 16 and Brad was 17. We went to different colleges and finally got married 6 years later at our parent’s request to finish college first. We were married at ages 21 and 23. We married young. We were kids and we have the pictures…

When Life Intrudes on Your Marriage

Kate says . . . The sun is shining outside and I wake up to the man of my dreams. Truly God has transformed him into something so much better than I ever imagined. The beginning years were rough-much more than I ever thought. And yet today, I marvel at how the refining fire has…

4 Words to Speak Life or Spread Poison

Kate says, This day is just like any other day, a moment like so many that cross your path each day of your life. The man you found so handsome and amazing stands before you, sharing his day full of struggles and victories. He bares his soul of what God has called him to at this…

My Wall of Shame

Kate says . . . The sun is beating hot. So intense it is like hitting a wall. The wall, similar to the one I feel in my own life is too hot to approach and tear down. So I keep building the wall, layer after layer to protect myself. It is a wall I…

3 Things you need to know about struggling with low desire

Kate says . . . I remember the time clearly, because the mind remembers emotional pain as if it were yesterday. Our minds can forget physical pain, but recall emotional pain almost instantly. I remember because there are current moments where I wonder if I will travel down the same scary broken road. Will I…

Subscribe to One Flesh Marriage

Enter your email address: