Michael & Robin and SJ & Sherry discuss the state of marriages in light of the soon to be released Rendezvous Project. Has the close proximity of this extended season of quarantine created a perfect storm for your marriage? All marriages go through challenges and crisis, but this past year has magnified the typical relationship stressor due to the pandemic, financial stress, and political stress. Counseling appointments for couples has increased by 30% this last year. Divorce filings have increased as much as 70% in certain areas.
On the other hand, couples who have persevered have experienced strengthening in their marriage. One of the key factors is to examine the motivations of each person in the marriage.