So often, couples tell us that communication is their greatest problem. But more than communication, empathy for what’s going on within your spouse’s heart is even more crucial to connection and intimacy. In fact, our willingness to genuinely show care and concern for our spouse’s feelings is where great communication begins.
In this episode, we talk about what it takes to have an emotionally safe marriage. In particular, we talk about:
- What it means to be “emotionally safe”
- What hinders us from being emotionally safe for our spouse
- The three decisions you need to make for an emotionally safe marriage
- Why blame is the greatest barrier to change