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Work intimacy is measured by how well we work together as a couple on household projects, parenting, shopping, planning for the future, etc., and by how we ... Read the full reflection at: http://marriagevocation.net/2016/work-intimacy/

Work intimacy is measured by how well we work together as a couple on household projects, parenting, etc, and how we share what's going on in our jobs.

We all bring imperfections into our relationships. Our sweetheart brings out the best in us, but when we’ve been together long enough to let down our masks (the image of what we want the other person to see so they will think highly of us), our sweetheart can bring out the worst in us, too. And we do the same for our sweetheart!...

We long for perfection but we all bring imperfections into our relationships. We start by wearing masks, an image of what we want the other person to see.

We can only love in the now, but we plan for the long view or else we damage our future.  In the now — the short view of our relationship with our sweetheart — hugs are a good way to feel reassured that we are still loved, appreciated, and comforted. For the sake of the long view, a hug isn’t enough... See the full reflection at: http://marriagevocation.net/2016/now-and-long-view/

We can only love in the now, but we plan for the long view or else we damage our future. For the sake of the long view, a hug isn't enough.

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Catholic Wedding Help: Prayers of the faithful (general intercessions or bidding prayers)

Ralph and I have been discussing rocks lately. That is, rocks representing tasks in our path of daily life — and the importance of reducing stress by picking up just one rock at a time. See the full reflection at: http://marriagevocation.net/2015/build-future-joy/

Marriage Vocation - How to build future joy

Love is filled with nuances. When we tell our sweetheart, “Yes, I’ll do what you ask”, the nuance of our voice might say, “And I’m happy to ... Read the full reflection at: http://marriagevocation.net/2016/nuances-of-love/

Marriage Vocation - Why the nuances of love are misinterpreted

The freedom to share ideas, dreams, hopes, wisdom and knowledge is essential in our relationship with our beloved. It’s how we solve problems as a ... See the full reflection at: http://marriagevocation.net/2016/intellectual-intimacy/

Freedom to share ideas, dreams, wisdom, etc.is essential in our love relationships. However, challenges of life interfere with such intellectual intimacy.

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It's Saturday night, Modern Philosophers, which is a prime date night for all you lovers and optimistic types out there. As usual, I'm at The House on the Hill getting some writing done.

Intimacy via mobile devices is under-rated. We've all heard the warnings about the over-use of our smart phones: They so easily absorb our... Read the full reflection at: http://marriagevocation.net/2017/distractions-on-mobile-devices/

Intimacy via mobile devices is under-rated. We've all heard the warnings about the over-use of our smart phones: They so easily absorb our... Read the full reflection at: http://marriagevocation.net/2017/distractions-on-mobile-devices/

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