To celebrate OFM’s 2nd birthday we are answering the top 6 reader’s questions:
Question #5 – How can I get my husband to lead?
I think there is a natural feeling that every wife has, “I want my husband to lead my family and me”. That being said, many women, including myself at a time, fight that feeling. Many wives have asked us how they can get their husbands to step up and lead. Here are a few of the ideas that God has placed on my heart about this subject:
If you want him to step up – you have to step back.
If you truly want your husband to step up to the plate, you need to go have a seat on the bench! That does not mean that you are not in the game, or that he makes every decision without you. It means that you give him the space he needs to figure out what leading looks like.
Practical ways of doing this include: Continue Reading