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Sex and Shame

Sex and Shame

Your past does not define you
Juli Slattery

Juli Slattery

Clinical psychologist, author, speaker and president and co-founder of Authentic Intimacy.

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More Than Great Sex

More Than Great Sex

Whether you’re single or married, your sexuality is inseparable from your spirituality.
Bullying in Marriage

Bullying in Marriage

What to do when your spouse is your bully
Pursuing Passion in Your Marriage

Pursuing Passion in Your Marriage

Why God doesn’t feel squeamish about sex—and why you don’t have to either
Fighting for Control

Fighting for Control

Swallowing my pride to save my marriage
Wives, You Have More Power than You Think

Wives, You Have More Power than You Think

Everything you do either builds up or tears down intimacy in your marriage

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Is Masturbation a Sin?

Is Masturbation a Sin?

Expert answers to help you navigate bedroom challenges
More Than Great Sex

More Than Great Sex

Whether you’re single or married, your sexuality is inseparable from your spirituality.
Christian Sex Rules

Christian Sex Rules

A guide to what's allowed in the bedroom
Guidelines for Christian Sex

Guidelines for Christian Sex

Three questions to answer before heading to the bedroom
The List that Saved My Marriage

The List that Saved My Marriage

What an inventory of my husband's shortcomings taught me

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Our editors have compiled the best on Marriage + Sex topics from the archives. Here you'll find fresh, relevant, and honest articles that makes Today's Christian Woman a mentor to thousands of women.

My Fairytale Marriage

My Fairytale Marriage

We can love better when we let go of our romantic dreams
Why This?
Unrealistic romantic expectations can harm your marriage--but accepting your spouse can lead to contentment and deeper love.
Married ... but Lonely

Married ... but Lonely Subscriber access only

It doesn't have to stay that way. Try these ideas to bring your spouse closer.
Why This?
Loneliness in marriage can be extremely painful. Drs. Jeanette and Robert Lauer share insights for reconnecting with a distant spouse.
Healthy Conflict?

Healthy Conflict?

6 habits to make arguments work for you
Why This?
Always arguing? Gary Oliver shares the secrets for fighting fair--and growing closer in the process.
The Day I Left My Marriage

The Day I Left My Marriage

(And the unusual advice that challenged my decision)
Why This?
When she was ready to call it quits, life-changing advice empowered Becky to return home, inspired and empowered to change her marriage.

More Than Sex

Your physical relationship needs to keep pace with your changing marriage.
Why This?
Sex and romance will change through the years of marriage. This article explores how you can keep the flame of intimacy burning.

Marriage + Sex Topics

Divorce + Blended Families

Divorce + Blended Families

Ghosts of marriages past don't have to linger and get in the way of your new relationship. Blending marriages and families have their own sets of challenges—but also their own sets of joys.
Enrichment

Enrichment

Learning to connect clearly with your spouse means your marriage has the potential to grow stronger than anything you could ever imagine—and offers you the opportunity to become more mature in your relationship and your faith.
Help + Healing

Help + Healing

All marriages hit rough spots—some go all the way to the brink of divorce. Yet God offers hope, strength, and even joy in the midst of the most difficult times in a relationship.
Romance + Sex

Romance + Sex

Physical intimacy and connection is amazing and powerful in a marriage relationship—and totally God’s idea.
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