Popular Kindle highlights from Better by the Dozen Plus Two by James and Kathleen Littleton
One who loves is not concerned merely with fulfilling an obligation, but rather wants to do everything possible to make the beloved happy.
The Church is not an institution; it is not something, it is someone, a person, namely Jesus Christ.
Marriage is not a couple, but a trinity. The third person is God.
Why do so many marriages fail? In our opinion, one common reason involves false expectations. One or both spouses expect and demand that the other spouse make him or her perfectly happy. This is a recipe for disaster because we are made for God, and only God can make us perfectly happy.
A spouse will never perfect the other by criticizing and pointing out the other’s faults.