Staying Close: Stopping The Natural Drift Toward Isolation In Marriage
Staying Close: Stopping The Natural Drift Toward Isolation In Marriage

Thomas Nelson

Staying Close: Stopping The Natural Drift Toward Isolation In Marriage

  • Publish Date: 2003-09-02
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Author: Dennis Rainey
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Countless marriedcouples end up living alone in the same house. Over twenty-eight years of conducting Weekend to Remember conferences have convinced Dennis and Barbara Rainey that isolation is the number-one problem in marriages today. But they believe it's possible to overcome marital drift and experience the miracle of oneness. This book provides a positive, workable strategy for keeping your marriage vital and intimate. Included are proven principles and hands-on exercises to help you:

  • understandthe personal and cultural forces that isolate you from your spouse
  • manage your schedules, workloads, roles, and responsibilities without losing sight of each other
  • allos for (and enjoy) individual differences while maintaining unity
  • build an atmosphere of cooperation by meeting each other more than halfwey
  • affair-proof your relationship (or heal it after the fact)
  • grow closer duing hard times instead of letting your troubles pull you apart
  • create a safe atmosphere for transparent communication
  • discover the secrets of a mutually rewarding sex life
  • leave a legacy of love and unity to your family and friends

Previous Edition: 0-8499-3343-9

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