“…one of the most important things about love, marriage, and sexual intimacy is that it’s hard work. When we fall in love, it seems so easy. But maintaining love over decades—that’s another story.”
I wonder if Adam Hamilton turns his socks right-side out before he puts them in the dirty clothes hamper. Probably not. After twenty years of marriage, I’ve learned that some things just aren’t that big of a deal.
“The mission of marriage is for both husband and wife to be helpers, partners, and companions for one another … To be a helper is to seek the best for the person you’re helping—in the way they can best receive it…the help we can bring is to come alongside them, encourage and bless them, and build them up…”