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Overcoming Adversity

Every married couple will hit road bumps in their life together. Some are fairly easy to overcome with skills and habits of listening and respect; others take much time, effort, prayer, and professional help. Don’t lose hope! God is with you and help is available, no matter what you are facing. Take courage, and trust that through the challenges you face, the Lord will be there. Below the articles you’ll find a list of common adversities that married couples and families face; each section has advice, encouragement, and real-life witness stories of facing these challenges.

Daily Marriage Tip

Today on St. John Paul II’s feast day, reflect on his words: “The family has the mission to guard, reveal and communicate love.” (Familiaris Consortio, 17) How does your family live out this mission?