Series of Presentations – Part 2

Tony Jeary, a professional public speaker, proclaims a philosophy on life that, if headed seriously, would improve the marriages, families, careers and overall course of life for a large percentage of people. What is that philosophy? It contains two major aspects. Principle #2 – Series of Presentations The parent of a 15-year-old knows  that, when

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Series of Presentations – Part 1

Tony Jeary, a professional public speaker, proclaims a philosophy on life that, if headed seriously, would improve the marriages, families, careers and overall course of life for a large percentage of people. What is that philosophy? It contains two major aspects. PRINCIPLE – THE PAUSE Every decision you make determines the course of your life

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Marriage Preparation- Who Needs It?

Us counselor types are always trying to find ways to help people see the value of marriage preparation and relationship education, because it seems like it’s getting harder and harder to create and sustain healthy marriages. In our increasingly complex world, our emotional bandwidth is filled with so many mixed messages about romance and love.

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marriage contract or marriage covenant?

One of my favorite roles as a counselor is leading engaged or seriously dating couples through marriage preparation sessions. Among the many important topics we cover in the sessions is making the shift successfully from “me” to “we” thinking. The couple usually nods their heads and we begin to discuss what they think about that

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