Marriage

5 MARRIAGE LESSONS I LEARNT FROM THE MOVIE, OVERCOMER

I watched the movie, Overcomer in January after I saw a reminder on someone’s status. I had had it in mind to watch the movie since a friend of mine told me to watch it. The whole of the movie was an emotional one for me. Tears dropped at a point and lessons where learnt...

IT’S LIKE CHRIST AND THE CHURCH

“For this reason, a man shall leave his father and mother and shall be joined to his wife, and the two hall become one flesh. The mystery is very great, but I speak concerning the relation of Christ and the church.” Ephesians 5: 31&32 (AMP). What is marriage to you exactly? Is it just the...

MAKING YOUR MARRIAGE WORK

“Marriage is not a bed of roses but it has its beautiful roses, neither is it a walk in the park, but you can have a memorable walk.” Kemi Esho. Truth is every marriage you see thriving and beautiful was not achieved by two partners who folded their arms and waited on God to make...

MARRIAGE IS LIKE THE GAME OF SUBWAY SURF

I’m not so much of a game person. I don’t even have games on any of my gadgets, but I used to have. One of the games I had, and I enjoyed playing was subway surf. I’m sure many of you should be familiar with the game, but for the benefits of those who might...

5 WAYS TO MAKE YOUR MARRIAGE FUN

Why do people think after some years, marriage becomes boring and lacks the spark that was there before? Why? Just why?  I personally feel there is one key reason which is ROUTINE. After the honeymoon season and a few years of lovey dovey, couples tend to slip into the rut of routine. They begin to...

YOUR MARRIAGE: A FINISHED PRODUCT OR A WORK IN PROGRESS?

I was reading Pastor Kumuyi’s  “The Ideal Husband.” While talking about some reasons boredom creeps into the marriage, he made mention of the fact that many see their marriage as a finished product instead of a work in progress.  That phrase struck me, and yes it birthed this topic 😉. The reason many people get...

IS LOVE ENOUGH TO SUSTAIN A MARRIAGE?

This is a question that has sparked debates amongst several people I have come in contact with. As our faces are different, so are our opinions and ideologies are different. If you can cast your mind back to our December for the singles where we brought some people on board to share their experiences with...

RETREAT. REFUEL. REKINDLE.

Certain battles were won by retreating – Eoin Coffer. If we seek solitary retreat, you will be more often refreshed – Lailah Gifty Akita. Hey, this is a marriage and family life blog, Kemi, so what has retreat go to do with this. Dear friend, calm down. Retreating can mainly be attached to the military...

WHAT ARE YOU DOING DIFFERENTLY THIS NEW YEAR

We know  New Years come with resolutions made by individuals because they want to do better than the past year. They wrote some resolutions last year, they were able to do some, while they flunked at others. Now, there’s a need to review it.  This post is not about making new year resolutions for your...

WOMEN: THE PRODUCT MANAGERS OF EVERY HOME

In one of my recent product management class, I realized there was something peculiar to product managers, they are the eyes of the business or organization in sight of the customers. Product managers are the mouthpiece of the organization and also the mouthpiece of the customers. Narrowing this down to marriage, The business/organization is the...