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June 17, 2016

Spend time outside today: go for a jog or a long walk with your spouse.


June 16, 2016

Daily challenges in family life sometimes seem unbearable and impossible to overcome. However, God leads us to sainthood in the midst of these crosses, so remember to ask Him for strength.


June 15, 2016

When feeling overly negative, write down something positive about your spouse.


June 14, 2016

Long car rides provide time for meaningful conversation. Go for a drive today and find out what is on your spouse’s mind.


June 13, 2016

Friends are those we can celebrate with in joyful times and rely on in times of conflict. Be a friend to your spouse, and remind him/her that you are there no matter what happens.


June 12, 2016

“But the one to whom little is forgiven, loves little” (Lk 7:36-50). Jesus reminds us today that there is always room for forgiveness when we truly love Him. Always love others, and seek forgiveness often.


June 11, 2016

The love between married couples reflects Christ’s love for the world. Remember today that you and your spouse are a witness of faith to society.


June 10, 2016

Have you ever made a list of your material needs versus wants? Throughout this summer, collaborate with family members and find items in your house to donate to a local shelter or charity.


June 9, 2016

We tend to gravitate towards those who are similar to us. However, God created us individually with different talents and strengths. Embrace and appreciate your spouse’s unique traits.


June 8, 2016

Summer is finally here! Attend an outdoor movie with your spouse or plan a picnic in your backyard!


June 7, 2016

Yesterday is over and today is a new day. Live in the present with your spouse and let go of yesterday’s mistakes.


June 6, 2016

What does your spouse need from you today? Take the time to ask your spouse what he or she needs from you, whether it be an affirmation of love, the completion of a daily task, etc.


June 5, 2016

“When the Lord saw her, He was moved with pity for her” (Lk 7:11-17). We are reminded today that God is with us in the midst of our sufferings. Pray with your family for all special intentions-regardless of how impossible it seems for them to be fulfilled.


June 4, 2016

Do you know what your spouse’s love language is? Take the brief love language quiz online (google it) so that you and your spouse can understand and love each other better.


June 3, 2016

Laughter reduces stress and helps connect us with others. Watch a funny movie with your spouse tonight or play a game of twister!


June 2, 2016

Take some time today to write your spouse a short love note or email and describe something you appreciate about him or her.


June 1, 2016

Before passing judgment on others (spouse, children, etc.) and becoming easily frustrated by miniscule happenings, ask them for their opinion and perspective on various daily situations.


May 31, 2016

Mary rejoiced with Elizabeth about the new lives within them. Talk with your spouse about openness to new life in your marriage.


May 30, 2016

Meet your spouse where he/she is today, but remember to challenge each other to grow in holiness.


May 29, 2016

“They all ate and were satisified” (Lk 9:1X). Today we celebrate in a special way the life-giving mystery of Christ in the Eucharist. Talk with your family about the importance of the Eucharist in your lives.


May 28, 2016

Every evening, talk about three favorite memories from your marriage. Consider making a scrapbook of these memories for your anniversary this year.


May 27, 2016

You and your spouse are one unit: make time to talk about each other’s days, both big and small events.


May 26, 2016

Look up outdoor concerts in your area. Find a free one and plan a date night!


May 25, 2016

Life is hectic and prayer rarely just “fits in” to daily schedules without effort. Be intentional and put aside time to pray with your spouse today.


May 24, 2016

Remember to kiss your spouse goodnight, regardless of the day’s events.


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