A few weeks before Valentine’s Day, and I was looking up ways to show my dear, sweet husband ways that I appreciate him. I came across this and was very humbled by it. Sometimes in hectic days with whiny children and a to-do list the length of my arm, my husband gets the brunt of all my pent up frustration that I try to hold back from the kids. Some days, there is A LOT of it tucked in there, in every nook and cranny of my mind. The poor man has been assaulted sometimes just for walking through the door. This was such a good reminder of how God calls us to respect our husbands. It is a tall order, for sure, but I think well worth it. 🙂
What does respectful living look like? Here are 25 ways you can communicate respect to your spouse without uttering a word. If you’ll make it your habit to do these things, the next time you tell your husband how much you respect him, he won’t have to wonder if you really mean it.
- Choose Joy
It’s true: A happy wife makes a happy life. Please don’t use moodiness as an attempt to manipulate your man, but in all things rejoice, because that’s the right thing to do. (1 Thessaonians 5:16; Philippians 4:4)
- Honor His Wishes
Give weight to what your husband thinks is important. Make those things a priority that matter most to him, whether it’s having dinner ready when…
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