Marriage Longevity

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A series profiling couples who have been married for at least 35 years. As sociologist Mark Regnerus writes, “Young adults want to know that it’s possible for two fellow believers to stay happy together for a lifetime, and they need to hear how the generations preceding them did it.” It is also important to see that marriages are not always happy all the time, but commitment is crucial.

Serving those who serve

By Barbara Curtis
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Marriage | Jean Burden has faithfully supported her husband Jack’s military career through 52 years of marriage—a Veterans Day tribute

'One together'

By Julia A. Seymour
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Marriage | Richard and Donna Wade say their marriage has endured 52 years only by the grace of God

'God's property'

By Josh Blount
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Marriage | Byrd and Vera Teter have valued one another and their children for 63 years

Fighting naked

By David Fisher
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Marriage | The 39-year marriage of Phil and Jo Gerrish has survived disillusionment and unmet expectations, as they learned to put the needs of the other above their own

65 years and counting

65 years and counting

By J.C. Derrick
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Marriage | Tom and Jane Werkema recommend that young couples make faith and family a priority

Staying the course

Staying the course

By Anne Reiner
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Marriage | For 37 years Rick and Linda Taylor have persevered to honor the vows they took before God

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