Can communication save your marriage?
Good communication is the strongest possible support for a troubled marriage.
People often say that talking gets people nowhere. This is certainly not true! However, I will admit that there is a difference between merely talking and actually communicating with someone.
If your words are falling on closed ears (and consequently, a closed mind), you’re definitely not communicating in the strictest sense of the word – you are indeed just talking.
Genuine communication is a two-way interaction, with both parties actively listening, providing feedback and compromising to reach a mutually beneficial agreement.
In order to make communication work, you have to keep the following guidelines in mind, at all times: