Take a moment today to sit down with your partner and listen to this short audio clip. When you are finished, discuss the questions below together!
1. Discuss one time in your marriage when you got “stuck”.
2. How do each of you tend to act toward the other when you feel “stuck”?
3. Discuss how Take a moment today to sit down with your partner and listen to this short audio clip. When you are finished, discuss the questions below together!each of you can work together when you are “stuck” as an opportunity to reorient yourself toward Christ and each other.
*This clip was taken from a larger presentation given by Dr. Philip Mamalakis titled, "When Couples Get Stuck: The Journey to Oneness" at the Center for Family Care's second Marriage Conference on Oneness. To listen to the whole presentation visit: http://bit.ly/1slmJst
IS YOUR MARRIAGE STRUGGLING? Sometime the challenges we face in marriage need someone from the outside to help us sort them out. The decision to enter into marriage counseling does not mean you have failed in marriage or as persons, but rather that you are seeking assistance to strengthen your relationship. For assistance in finding a therapist, speak with your parish priest or visit http://www.marriagefriendlytherapists... or http://www.aapc.org (American Association of Pastoral Counselors).