Love Promotes Intimacy

He who covers over an offense promotes love, but whoever repeats the matter separates close friends. –  Proverbs 17:9 NIV

 Determine to guard your mate’s secrets (unless they are dangerous to them or to you) and to pray for them. Talk with your spouse, and resolve to demonstrate love in spite of these issues. Really listen to them when they share personal thoughts and struggles with you. Make them feel safe.

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