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Stages of This Journey – Part 1

This is a blog for women who struggle with control on their marriages. I have recommended it to many women, and this post is a good introduction to her teaching.

The Peaceful Wife

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Each wife’s story and each marriage is unique.  I write primarily for wives who tend to be dominating, controlling, “overly-helpful,” perfectionistic and disrespectful in their marriages.  Most of us don’t realize that we are doing these things and aren’t purposely doing them.  Many of us start out thinking we HAVE to act the way we do because our husbands “won’t” or “can’t” lead.  That’s what I used to think!

I have walked beside hundreds of women on this journey now, and, of course, I have been walking it myself for almost 5 years now.    It took me over 2 years before I BEGAN to feel like I had any clue what I was doing with respect and biblical submission.  It felt VERY awkward and foreign at first.  And I scrambled trying to learn from many different books but I felt like I was having to reinvent the wheel by…

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  1. terri schenzel

    Jen, loved reading your blog. I know it must be an encouragement and blessing to many. Keep up the good work.

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