Healthy Conflict in Marriage – 072 #prayingforyourhusbanddaily

Every Relationship Has ConflictBut Is it Healthy?

If you’re going to be married, you’re going to have conflict. It’s a nice way of saying, you will fight. But can you learn to do it fairly? With respect? Can your conflicts actually build into instead of breaking down your marriage? With prayer and intention, yes. I give several steps that this requires and then we pray for God to show us the way (end empower us to walk in it!).

The steps we discussed were:
1. Cool off.
2. Own your part (this requires humility).
3. Apologize.
4. Ask forgiveness (and give it!)
5. Seek reconciliation and actually makeup.
6. Choose to let this be a closed incident and fight the temptation to bring it up in your next conflict.

Don’t miss the previous episodes I mentioned:

Click to hear the first episode about #prayingforyourhusbanddaily

Click to pray for your husband’s wife #prayingforyourhusbanddaily

Grab your copy of The Power of a Praying Wife, the book that inspired this series, now!

Looking to invest in your marriage? Read more about my passion for #prayingforyourhusbanddaily and watch the most recent video on Instagram here or watch it on YouTube below (the one on a TRUCE).

Watch the video on resentment (“let it go”!) on Instagram here or watch it on YouTube below.

You might also want to check out my video on “the log and the speck” on Instagram or YouTube and here’s the one on Arguscussions™️ on Instagram or YouTube.

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