From Heartbreak to Redemption: The Love Story for the Ages

Are you experiencing heartbreak in your marriage? Be encouraged by the hope of the greatest love story we can ever know - a love story for the ages!

This post may contain affiliate links. Read our disclosure here. Today I want to tell you a different kind of story - a love story that's been years in the making.  I've shared pieces of my story here over the last four years. I've shared the heartache and hurt, but also the hope. It's been … [continue]

Finding Hope for Marriage and Motherhood

Do you feel fresh out of hope while dealing with marriage and motherhood? I'm sharing one of my favorite resources for marriage and motherhood. Here's hope!

This post may contain affiliate links. Read the full disclosure here. There are times in life when you find your people. They are the ones who understand your struggle and continue to encourage you in your journey. They are the ones who offer hope in the times of darkness, and encourage you to keep pressing […]


Scriptures of Hope

Are you searching for hope? Do you feel alone in your struggle? We are offering these Scripture cards as a gift for you as we share Hope for the Hurting Wife

This post may contain affiliate links. Read the full disclosure here. The to-do list is long this week, and honestly, I don’t know if I’ve ever written so much in my life. There have been my own posts, posts for others who are sharing our book, social media posts, and to be honest, I’m just […]


Marriage Advice to Remember

Do you remember all the marriage advice you received? Chances are, you've forgotten some of it. I'm sharing marriage advice to remember!

This post may contain affiliate links. Read the full disclosure here.  For the past few months, I’ve focused on finishing the book we’ve been putting together. I’ve read emails, responded to hurt lives, prayed with women near and far, working to keep hearts pointed to Jesus and committed to marriage. While this has been a […]


When You’ve Lost Hope Because Marriage is Hard

Marriage is hard work and sometimes we feel like we've just lost hope. Hope for the Hurting Wife offers hope and encouragement for struggling wives.

This post may contain affiliate links. Read the full disclosure here. You’ve seen the announcements, you’ve walked in prayer with me, and today I’m thrilled to let you know that Hope for the Hurting Wife is available! Hope for the Hurting Wife comes out of one of the darkest times in my life. It’s been nearly 4 […]


How to Hold on to Hope in a Struggling Marriage

Is your marriage struggling? Are you uncertain of how to move forward? I know the feeling, and am sharing how to hold on to hope in a struggling marriage.

By all accounts, we had a strong marriage. We served in the church and had a deep commitment to our faith. Our children pursued academic and extra-curricular activities with our full support. So many things were going well for our family. We were in our 14th year of marriage on the day that everything fell […]


3 Truths for When Marriage is Hard

The truth is that marriage is hard sometimes. It's hard to stay hopeful in the struggle. Here are 3 truths for when marriage is hard.

This post may contain affiliate links. Read the disclosure here.   So many things have changed since that day. Some days I feel like my life is never really going to look the same, ever again. And if that’s where I focus, my story seems quite hopeless. So I choose to intentionally lift my eyes […]


3 Reasons to Take Your Thoughts Captive in Your Marriage

I knew my words hurt him, but they were not the root of the problem. My thoughts were. Here are 3 reasons to take your thoughts captive in your marriage.

He walked away in frustration, choosing silence rather than speaking from anger. I knew I hurt him with my words, but they just came pouring out of my mouth. I was hurting, and I wanted to be sure he knew that. Unfortunately, lashing out at him did not help me feel better. As I watched […]


Encouragement for Wives in a Struggling Marriage

Hope for the Hurting Wife is a 30-day devotional that focuses on finding hope in your struggling marriage. From 2 authors who have lived the journey.

Any marriage-related post on this site came after the bottom fell out in my marriage as I didn’t write about marriage before then. It’s been a long, tough journey to get from that first day to this point. This is not a story I ever wanted. In fact, I wouldn’t wish this story on anyone. […]


18 Scriptures to Cling to When Standing For Your Marriage

Are you in a struggling marriage? Read these 18 Scriptures to cling to when standing for your marriage. Download the free printable.

This post may contain affiliate links. Read the disclosure here. Many of you are here because you are struggling in your marriage. You are seeking out people who understand the path you’re walking. Today I have the privilege to share my friend, Beth’s, post with you. Beth has walked this path of standing for your […]