Terri Reed here. I wanted to recommend a book to you all that I recently found buried behind several other books on my bookshelf. I remember reading this book and taking the wise words to heart.
5 Essentials for Lifelong Intimacy by Dr. James Dobson
This is a small easy to read book packed with a valuable and relevant message about marriage. Dobson goes deeply into the 5 Essentials.
Essential #1 A Christ-centered Home
Essential #2 A Lifelong Commitment
Essential #3 A Deep and Abiding Trust
Essential #4 A Willingness to Communicate
Essential #5 An Understanding of Love