Intimacy in Marriage

Encouraging Christian Women toward Healthy Sexual Intimacy

sexual-intimacy-struggles
January 11th, 2016 by Julie Sibert

  I hear many stories about marriages struggling sexually. The circumstances are as varied and vast as stars in the

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July 12th, 2015 by Julie Sibert

  Dustin Riechmann of Engaged Marriage is sharing today as part of my¬†ongoing guest blog series on things that destroy

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January 7th, 2015 by JulieSibert

Anyone who has been married discovers that there are some realities of marriage that no one ever tells you. They

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sexually denied wives
July 24th, 2013 by JulieSibert

Occasionally, people think I land too much on the side of husbands when it comes to denial of sex. Many

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risk ahead
November 5th, 2012 by JulieSibert

Is it dangerous to deny your husband sex? I personally believe it can be…

Here are 5 Dangers of Regularly Saying “No” to Sex:

1. You compromise your marriage vows — and possibly your marriage itself.

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train-track
October 5th, 2012 by JulieSibert

A dear friend and I were talking the other day about how it just doesn’t seem like human nature to ask for support or insight, unless something has reached a crisis point.

My friend has been navigating a particularly challenging personal situation.

For the most part, she hasn’t willingly sought out the support she now realizes she desperately needs… and has needed for quite some time.

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young couple sleeping in bed
June 14th, 2012 by JulieSibert

Another comment.

From another frustrated husband.

Whose wife has been denying sex to him for years.

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December 29th, 2011 by JulieSibert

So I just finished reading a submission to the syndicated advice column that appears in our local paper.

Yeah, I read those. It seems like at least a couple times a week they have to do with sex, so obviously I’m interested. Go figure.

Anyway, this particular one was written by a wife who had lost all interest in sex and was tired of going through the motions. She was resigned that her lack of interest was merely the natural course of nature in a woman’s body.

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October 20th, 2011 by JulieSibert

So let me paint a few scenarios. Maybe they will ring familiar:

You and your husband are moving along in foreplay and you notice that he is not becoming aroused.

OR

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sad man
July 26th, 2011 by JulieSibert

Okay, I don’t know if your husband specifically has contacted me.

But I do know this. I hear from a lot of husbands via my blog. Frankly, many of them think I have some easy solution to get their wives to want to have sex with them.

Oh, how I wish that were the case.

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