Marge had lived off of my elderly mom for 18 months. Originally she moved in when mom was still recovering from surgery. At first she cooked and made sure she took her medications and then it changed.
Life with teenagers is definitely not boring. It is a time when that sweet, affectionate young boy or girl suddenly becomes not so sweet and way less than affectionate.
Now that the kids have gone and you have an empty nest, you may not know just what to do with yourself. Since this is a time of great transition it creates a lot of emotions.
We pass down to our children and they to their children the dysfunction that we learned from our parents. But, we can break this generational cycle. We do not have to continue to sentence our lineage to the same hurts that we endured.
In a Midlife Crisis you may find yourself asking how you got to this point in your life and what happened to the life you thought you would have.
Your spouse is a very accurate marriage mirror. Look closely and you will see the good, bad and ugly in yourself. You will see where you are warm and tender and where you are selfish and uncompromising. Your marriage will mirror where you look like Christ and where you don’t and if you will just look He will show you where He wants to work on you.
Marriage Problems happen to everyone. Some are small and some large but there are a few common factors that go into all of them. Let's take a look.