The Wife Who is A Blessing, Day 27

Day 27

Happy Thanksgiving! I know today is a holiday and I want you to spend as much time with your family as possible. Today’s challenge is super simple. Be a blessing.

Proverbs 31:28 says, “Her children arise and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her.” 

Bless your husband today with your presence, your beauty, your smile, your attention, and your words. Be a light to your family and friends around you. Give glory to God. Be thankful and remember to count your blessings. 

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places…” Ephesians 1:3

I highly recommend you continue reading Ephesians 1 as it’s a great reminder of who we are in Christ and how He has blessed us.

100 Ways to Be a Blessing to Your Husband 

  1. Share meals together and hold hands at the table.
  2. Spend time simply being in each other’s presence.
  3. Embrace at least 3 times a day.
  4. Kiss him good morning and good night.
  5. Kiss in front of your kids.
  6. Allow him access to your body (sexual touch outside the bedroom).
  7. Make love frequently to fortify your marriage bed.
  8. Laugh together.
  9. Grab his hand when you’re in public.
  10. Be kind with your words.
  11. Uplift him to others.
  12. Dress attractively on a regular basis.
  13. Plan date nights.
  14. Pray together.
  15. Gaze into his eyes adoringly.
  16. Accept his compliments graciously.
  17. Respect his decisions.
  18. Affirm his dreams.
  19. Write him a love letter every once in awhile.
  20. Lean up against him and lay your head on his shoulder.
  21. Surprise him with something different in the bedroom once in awhile.
  22. Surprise him with little thoughtful gifts here and there.
  23. Thank him regularly.
  24. Give him a hand or foot massage.
  25. Give him a back massage.
  26. Surprise him by hopping in the shower with him for some slippery hands-on action.
  27. Bake his favorite treats.
  28. Let him know he’s sexy and attractive.
  29. Make time for him and let him know he’s important.
  30. Let him know his insight and wisdom is valued. Seek his advice.
  31. Don’t sweat the small stuff. It’s not worth it. Let it go.
  32. Spend a few minutes with him when he first comes home.
  33. Always greet him with a smile and kiss when you first see him again.
  34. Support his hobbies.
  35. Spend time with his friends together.
  36. Ask him what he desires from you.
  37. Defend his honor when family members or others disrespect him. Don’t join in on husband-bashing or man-bashing.
  38. Give him a compliment.
  39. Extend him grace and be forgiving.
  40. Be willing to try new things together.
  41. Allow him alone time and guy time.
  42. Make his desire to do well more important than his performance.
  43. Admit when you’re wrong and be humble.
  44. Send him texts or emails throughout the day just to let him know you love him and are looking forward to seeing him later.
  45. Be visually appealing when you go to bed to sleep.
  46. Keep conversations brief when he’s tired or distracted.
  47. Cook his favorite meal.
  48. Treat him to ice cream, a cup of coffee, or another favored snack.
  49. Snuggle in bed.
  50. Cheer for him.
  51. Celebrate his successes.
  52. Give him the gift of your undivided attention.
  53. Go for a walk together.
  54. Praise God together. Hold his hands when you pray or worship in song.
  55. Admire his physique.
  56. Respect his work.
  57. Don’t be overbearing. Trust him.
  58. Instead of nagging, offer to help him and allow him to complete tasks in his time. (I give my husband a semi-specific time like “Can you finish this by the end of the weekend?”)
  59. He’s not a mind-reader. Tell him what you need and what you desire.
  60. Allow him to please you sexually.
  61. Promote a relaxing sanctuary at home.
  62. Keep the house tidy (it doesn’t have to be picture-perfect. It’s okay to look lived-in, but de-clutter regularly).
  63. Fight fairly – be respectful with your tone, be honoring with your body language, and give him uninterrupted time to explain his feelings and thoughts without judging.
  64. Let him know you appreciate how hard he works for your family.
  65. Touch him.
  66. Get up with him and help him get ready for the day.
  67. Respect him in front of your family.
  68. Play together.
  69. Flash him (when it’s reasonably safe, of course).
  70. Hide a gift certificate, gift card, or coupon to his favorite restaurant in his wallet.
  71. Take care of him when he is sick.
  72. Speak the truth in love.
  73. Warm up his car for him.
  74. Fill the tank with gas for him.
  75. Eliminate one chore off his to-do list.
  76. Write him little love notes and hide them around the house.
  77. Watch his favorite movie.
  78. Initiate romance.
  79. Pull him into you for a surprise longer-lasting kiss.
  80. Make a lunch for him to take to work.
  81. Comfort him when he’s upset.
  82. Reassure him of your love when you’ve been fighting.
  83. Massage his scalp.
  84. Save disagreements for appropriate times.
  85. Affirm his masculinity.
  86. Encourage him when he is feeling bad about himself or a decision he’s made or a negative situation he might find himself in.
  87. Praise him when he stands up for the truth of the Word of God.
  88. Listen without interrupting.
  89. Be confident in the bedroom.
  90. Be confident in your beauty.
  91. Throw off the veil. Don’t be shy. Explore each other’s bodies together.
  92. Be naked together.
  93. Embrace your womanhood. Be feminine.
  94. Concentrate on what he does do, not what he doesn’t do.
  95. Inspire his confidence.
  96. Encourage him to take risks.
  97. Dream together for the future.
  98. Tell him you love him.
  99. Let others know how much you love him.
  100. Love him for who he is.

*There will be no attached PDF challenge in the email today. 

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