Think you're not the cheating kind? Convinced it could never happen to you? Most women never consciously decide to cheat, yet it can happen to even the most dedicated wife. How? Why? A series of seemingly harmless choices iwll lead you straight down that dangerous, dead-end path. Here are the common myths that can fool even the most devoted wife: flirting with other men is harmless, sexual temptation wil go away once I'm married, this other man is just my friend, and more. Learn from these true stories of women who have made mistakes that it's never too early to protect your marriage-and never too late to reclaim it.
Affair-Proof Your Marriage
Think it couldnt happen to you? Most women never make a conscious choice to have an affair, yet it happens to even the most active Christians. How? Why? This book takes a look at the series of seemingly harmless choices that can lead you straight down that dangerous, dead-end path. Desperate House Lies exposes eight common myths, including: hes just my friend so its harmless, and my husband doesnt understand me; I deserve someone better. Personal stories of women who have slipped in their own marriages and want to help you avoid the same devastation, combined with practical, realistic guidance, will equip you to protect your God-ordained union now and for all time.
"We highly recommend that every woman read Desperate House Lies. This book could be a breakthrough for your marriage. We have never read a better book on the topic; we couldnt put it down!"
-Dr. Gary and Barbara Rosberg
"This book is a must-read for anyone hearing a deceptive whisper, Its okay to cross the line."
Story Behind the Book
An alarming number of Christian women are cheating on their husbands today, having never intended to do so. The consequences of these affairs are ugly and devastating. This book was written to bring a needed voice to a hush-hush topic. Readers will find the initiative to fight mental, emotional, and physical temptation so that their marriages, which are ordained by God, will stand strong and protected. Women will become aware of the subtle progression from friendship to emotional dependency to a forbidden relationship, while also becoming equipped to set up protective boundaries in their lives.
From the Trade Paperback edition.