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Get Rid of What Doesn’t Matter. Get to What Matters in Your Marriage.

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Everyday marriages fall by wayside for one simple reason: They allow things that don’t matter to take precedence over what does matter. If you think about the reasons that marriages fail perhaps even the reason that your marriage is in

Posted in Christian Marriage, Engaged & Newlywed, Love and Marriage, Marriages of the Bible, Money & Marriage

Money & Marriage: Ten Commandments of Money

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Create a Ten Commandments of Money Today’s post is a brief excerpt from one of the chapters from my 2014 book, Elevate Your Marriage. Look for more along these lines in the form of an e-course coming up in 2015.

Posted in Christian Marriage, Money & Marriage

YES FM the AM Mayhem Morning Show

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I am excited to let you know that next Thursday, May 16th, at around 7:40 am EST, Edward will be discussing the new Elevate Your Marriage book on 89.3 Yes FM in Toledo, Ohio and on their website yeshome.com on the

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Posted in Christian Marriage, Elevated Husband's, Elevated Intimacy, Elevated Parenting, Elevated Wives, Engaged & Newlywed, Interviews and Special Guests, Marriages of the Bible, Money & Marriage

20 Ways To Destroy a Marriage

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Typically, I write about things we should do to elevate our marriages. Today, I wanted to turn it around just a bit. Instead of focusing on tips for what to do, I would like to focus on some actions that

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Posted in Christian Marriage, Elevated Husband's, Elevated Intimacy, Elevated Wives, Engaged & Newlywed, Money & Marriage

On the same page (of the register)

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How much stress is created in your household by not being on the same page financially? Have you over drafted, overcharged, or otherwise overspent due to a lack of financial communication? Many marriages may fall apart under such pressure. So,

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Posted in Christian Marriage, Money & Marriage

Elevate Your Marriage: Exciting News & I Need Help

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There have been several exciting things going on over the last few months, with the blog and the “ministry” to Christian couples through EYM. 2012 was a great year and the blog really took some “cool” steps forward. So we

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Posted in Christian Marriage, Elevated Husband's, Elevated Intimacy, Elevated Parenting, Love and Marriage, Marriages of the Bible, Money & Marriage

The God of the Fiscal Cliff

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Will we or won’t we go over the fiscal cliff? That has been the question on everyone’s mind for the last few days. Followed, by anxiety about what happens if we do. The credible speculation is that at the bottom

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Posted in Christian Marriage, Money & Marriage

Planning to be Blessed in 2013

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I still remember the first day of seminary, 11 years ago. I learned a big lesson on that first day, as we were handed a syllabus of what the class was going to be like and what the assignments were

Posted in Christian Marriage, Love and Marriage, Money & Marriage

Money, Money, Money

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What do you do when there just doesn’t seem to be enough? Most of us have probably had some pretty tight pay periods in our history, but for some reason most people cringe and look for the nearest exit when

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Posted in Christian Marriage, Money & Marriage, Stay-At-Home Moms, Uncategorized

Marriage On a Mission

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If you work for a company, are a part of a social group, club, or even a church they all undoubtedly have a mission statement. Every successful business or group has a singular set of guiding principles that their actions

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Posted in Christian Marriage, Elevated Husband's, Elevated Intimacy, Elevated Parenting, Elevated Wives, Engaged & Newlywed, Love and Marriage, Money & Marriage

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2015 Events & Speaking Engagements

Saturday, February 14, 2015 New Prospect Missionary Baptist Church from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6330 Pembroke Rd., Detroit, MI 48221
Rev. Dr. Wilma R. Johnson, Senior Pastor
www.newnpmbcunity.org2015

July 9-12, 2015 Better Marriages Conference, St. Louis, MO. Workshop Presenter