A More Excellent Way with Dr. James and Nicola (KLRC)

A More Excellent Way with Dr. James and Nicola (KLRC)


Healthy Marriage Bond Pt 3 (Episode 20)

June 10, 2019

This is the third of a 3-part series to help you foster a healthy marriage bond.


Habits of a Healthy Marriage



  1. Triune Prayer

  2. Sex intimacy (intentionality & communication)

  3. Sabbath

  4. Common Purpose

  5. Live in Community

  6. Acknowledge Disruptions & Move Towards Repair

  7. Celebrate (When good happens don’t let it go unnoticed!)

  8. Respond to Pain with Comfort

  9. Edify Each Other (Ephesians 4:29)

  10. Attunement Check-ins

  11. Commune Together (sharing your inner worlds)

  12. Recreational Intimacy (take interest, participate, support each other’s hobbies interests)

  13. Make Bids for Connection (vulnerably and non-defensively)

  14. Turn Towards Bids for Connection (87%)

  15. Make space for moments of remembrance