Tag Archives: prayer

What do you do when everything falls apart? Intensive Advice for Couples (Episode 7)

29 Oct

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:00 — 1.6MB) Three things you can do, and you probably already know them…you just need to go for it. TRANSCRIPT [0:00:00] Announcer: Get ready for simple intensive advice for couples with Michael Smalley. Michael Smalley: The author Francis Chan recently wrote, “When we love God, we […]

What Jesus said about prayer that will revolutionize your relationship (Episode 32)

26 Mar

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 21:18 — 48.7MB) The thing about helping Christian marriages is that they often feel like talking about Jesus or about prayer is “over spiritualizing” their situation.  Well let me set the record straight my friends, if you ain’t talking about Jesus and prayer, and your relationship is […]

A Smalley Short: How to start a conversation with your spouse

24 Feb

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:01 — 2.3MB) Hi, I’m Michael Smalley, and this is 60 seconds of inspiration for your relationship. Starting a conversation with your spouse can be difficult, especially when you’re feelings are hurt. Your hands get sweaty, your mouth dries up, and usually, like most couples, you abandon […]

The question is: How can I honor God and my husband?

14 Nov

Question: I believe we should tithe, but my husband doesn’t. My husband is a Christian, but he believes tithing isn’t necessary. I disagree. How do I honor my husband and honor God? ? Answer: Tithing itself is not a difficult concept. Christians should live their lives open-handed—acknowledging that they are merely stewards of God’s possessions. […]

What is righteousness?

08 Jul

In my devlotional yesterday (I’m reading “Be Still: 31 Days to a Deeper Meditative Prayer Life”.), I read Isaiah 32:17-18 four times using the Read, Reflect, Respond, Relax method utilized in the devotional. Verse 17 reads, “The fruit of righteousness will be peace; the effect of righteousness will be quietness and confidence forever.” So I […]