Category Archives: Church

3 Marriage Musts From Your Wife!

By Michael | in Adolescent Blog Church Family and children intimacy Marriage wife | 2015-04-21 08:57:00 | 0 comment

Many men are married for 5, 10, 20 years or more before they understand these three critical Musts about her.  Men struggle to truly know their wife. They tell her that she’s “complicated” or “thinks or feels too much.”  She should “just get over it,” or the ultimate marriage putdown for a wife “are you having a PMS day?”  In reality, it comes [&hellip

Getting Naked In Marriage!

By Michael | in Blog Church intimacy Marriage | 2015-03-29 10:12:14 | 0 comment

Getting naked in marriage isn’t what you’re thinking. In fact, it’s more difficult than you’ve ever imagined or even fantasized about.  Exposing one’s feelings so that you’re emotionally naked is incredibly difficult for many couples.  Building the trust, faith, and hope in your marriage that allows for emotional nakedness with your spouse may seem scary and difficult.  Many desire [&hellip

Kaelin Clay’s Utah Utes Fumble

By Michael | in Blog Church Depression and anxiety Exercise Media | 2014-11-19 09:38:43 | 1 comment

The Oregon Ducks had come to Salt Lake City ranked 5th in the nation and looking to close the deal on the Pac-12 Conference’s northern division championship with a win over the Utah Utes.  The University of Utah Utes had other plans and believed that they could pull off a huge upset.  After all, the [&hellip

Communication in Marriage — It Ain’t Always Easy Salt Lake City!

By Michael | in Blog Church Family and children Media | 2014-10-30 10:34:55 | 1 comment

Communication in Marriage is tough work for couples in Salt Lake City. Whether you live in West Valley, Tooele or Magna, what can be done to dramatically improve your marital communication? Check out this great information and definitely share it if you like it. Communication in Marriage — Its about Perception Salt Lake City! By [&hellip

Find Help! Pornography Addiction Counseling – Salt Lake City

By Michael | in Blog Church Family and children intimacy Marriage Pornogrpahy Addiction Sexual Addiction | 2014-10-06 18:08:40 | 0 comment

Finding help for pornography addiction is critical if a man is to move forward in recovery. Counseling is a critical piece of this often mesmerizing puzzle that seems overwhelming to both husbands and wives. As a relationship and marriage expert with 14+ years  experience,  I’ve seen a dramatic and steady increase in men (both young [&hellip

NFL Athletes Abusing Women

By Michael | in Abuse Blog Church Depression and anxiety Domestic Violence Family and children Marriage School and Community Teens/Adolescents | 2014-09-27 10:37:14 | 0 comment

NFL players and other professional athletes have recently been called to task over violence in their relationships.  Violence directed at women isn’t new nor is it limited to professional sports. It can be found in all walks of life and in relationships throughout the United States…including marriage and dating relationships in Salt Lake City, Utah. [&hellip

Patriot Day 2014 — A Time to Reflect

By Michael | in Blog Church Family and children School and Community | 2014-09-11 07:55:12 | 0 comment

Patriot Day 2014 must be a time to consider the great tragedy that occurred 13 years ago today.  Where were you, what were thoughts and how have you changed since that horrible day in the recent past. Last year on Patriot Day 2013 I wrote a blog with my reaction to Patriot Day 2013  [&hellip

A Very Therapeutic April General Conference

By Michael | in Blog Church Family and children Marriage Teens/Adolescents | 2014-04-14 23:49:58 | 0 comment

Spring 2014 General Conference for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints had a little of everything for almost everyone.  The Conference was expectional. As a husband, father, and a mental health therapist, I filter my perspective through a rather unique set of filters.  These filters include what will benefit me, my wife [&hellip

Spring Ahead in Your Life!

By Michael | in Blog Church Exercise Family and children Marriage Teens/Adolescents | 2014-03-31 13:39:33 | 0 comment

Spring has arrived in the Salt Lake Valley and along with it are work projects for the yard, the house and the neighborhood.  However, perhaps the most important project is You. Its time to Spring Ahead for You Utah, Not behind! As a Relationship and Marriage expert for nearly 15 years, I’m well aware that [&hellip

UCAP Pornography Conference in Salt Lake City

By Michael | in Blog Church Family and children Marriage Pornography Addiction Sexual Addiction | 2014-03-19 08:53:57 | 0 comment

The 12th Annual Utah Coalition Against Pornography Conference is being held this Saturday, March 22nd, at 9 AM.  The Conference is reported to be completely sold out.  However, the information contained at the Conference is very valuable and will very likely be available online or on DVD/CD later in April.  For more information about the [&hellip

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