10 Ways to Work on Your Marriage

Here are 10 simple (but not easy!) ways to work on your marriage...

  1. Talk to each other daily.

  2. Pray together daily.

  3. Learn to be effective communicators.

  4. Make time for fun and romance free from problem discussions.

  5. Attend marriage retreats and seminars.

  6. Read books together.

  7. Share with other couples.

  8. Learn to say “No” to any person, place or thing that gets in the way of your marriage.

  9. Serve together.

  10. Get enough sleep, eat a good diet, and exercise.

What Works for You?

Anybody who enjoys a successful marriage knows that it takes work! We would love to share your tips, ideas and comments about the ways you work on your marriage.

[ ? ]

Author Information (optional)

To receive credit as the author, enter your information below.

(first or full name)

(e.g., City, State, Country)

Submit Your Contribution

 submission guidelines.


(You can preview and edit on the next page)

Here's What Other Visitors Have Shared...

Click below to see contributions from other visitors to this page...

Being able to forgive 
One of the most successful ideas I use to help me to forgive my spouse when I believe we have wronged each other is to ask myself "...Do I ever get angry …

Yearly Retreats 
We have tried for (almost) every year of the 25 years we've been married to make a personal a one- or two-night retreat at an area retreat center or hotel. …

Enjoying your spouse's company! 
Be intimate, give lots of compliments, smile, and most of all love him/her like it's your last day together.

Click here to write your own.