Facebook can be a lot of fun. It's a great way to keep in touch with friends and loved ones who live far away, and it has tons of games for passing the time. Did you know that Facebook can also help your marriage?
Facebook has several pages that are dedicated to strengthening marriage. Here are some of the best Facebook pages for marriage.
I Love My Husband
. I Love My Husband posts articles related to many different aspects marriage. The articles share actionable information in a relatable and often humorous way. Launched in 2011, it has over 492,000 followers. It has a companion page, I Love My Wife, that has over 162,000 followers.
: Social media friendships: Staying loyal to your spouse.
"Here are some ways to enjoy social media while protecting yourself from disloyal behavior."
. Marriage shares practical tools, encouraging humor and Christian resources to help people prepare for marriage and strengthen their marriages. Launched in 2011, it is an active page that has over 455,000 followers.
: "If you only love your spouse when he or she is being 'lovable', then you're not showing real love. Give your spouse your best even at his or her worst times. That kind of selfless love will change you both and transform your marriage."
. Healthy Marriages seeks to inspire you to be the best partner you can be. They support healthy marriages through inspirational messages and published works by professional therapists. Launched in 2012, the page has over 24,000 followers.
: "10 little changes that can make a big impact on your marriage."
. The Dating Divas are a group of women married to "amazing guys." They post creative and inexpensive date ideas each week. They seek to strengthen marriages, one date at a time. Launched in 2000, the page has over 49,000 followers.
: "We are HOOKING YOU UP with 60 FABULOUS FATHER'S DAY IDEAS including 50 FREE PRINTABLES!! Woo hoo!! Run and pin this baby right now. Which one's your favorite?"
. Marriage Works offers Christ-centered resources and experiences that promote healthy, functional marriages. Launched in 2009, it has over 235,000 followers.
: "The more value you place on your marriage, the more effort you'll expend to protect it. We only guard that which we deem valuable."
Marriage Advice and Relationship Help
. Marriage Advice and Relationship Help is a very active, Christian-oriented page that offers quotes, images, articles and videos on a variety of topics related to marriage. Launched in 2011, the page has over 20,000 followers.
: "Be your spouse's biggest encourager, not his biggest critic. Let your words build him up, not tear him down!"
"So encourage each other and build each other up, just as you are already doing. 1 Thessalonians 5:11"
. Dave Ramsey is a New York Times best selling author and radio host of the Dave Ramsey Show. Although Dave Ramsey's page isn't specifically marriage-related, his financial tips are certain to improve your marriage. Launched in 1999, the page has over 1,000,000 followers.
: "Vacation = fun. Vacation debt following you home = not so fun."
Facebook can be a lot of fun, but it can be helpful, too. The next time you're on Facebook, step away from the farm and take a moment to improve your marriage.