This is me and my man, Ryan. I love him very much. Marriage has been exactly what our vows predicted: “for better or for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love and to cherish from this day forth…” We’re only 20 years in, but we’ve been through these highs and lows together. God has sustained us, and I believe He always will.

Looking for encouragement regarding marriage?

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You know he’s a keeper when…

5 Things I’d Tell My Newly-Wed Self

Marriage: A Does of Hope

The Top Ten Resources that Have Made and Saved Our Marriage

We Can Change Our Husbands After all!

My Complaint about Marriage: (The Wedding Verse in Real Time.)

Is Monogamy Good Enough for You?

What’s the One Thing You’d Say to a Bride-to-Be?

The Cord of Three Strands: What God Does in Marriage

How to Get Your Life Back from Distraction, Depression, and Distance