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We do this to edify our spouse and make them feel loved." One of the things we do is find different prayers in the Bible and then agree to pray them for each other.
We often use it as our theme verse for the couples' retreats we lead.
Here's the way Dave would pray this for Jan: "Father, I pray this for Jan, that her love will abound more and more in both knowledge and depth of insight, so that she will be able to discern what is the best, and will be pure and blameless until the day Christ returns." You might want to read through Paul's letters, and other books of the Bible, looking for prayers that you can pray for each other.
They often don’t realize the power and grace of simply sitting down together, regularly, holding hands, and praying from their hearts about the issues of life.
They will pray by themselves, they will occasionally say traditional prayers.