Bible Verses To Get Your Husband Back

Sorry can be the HARDEST thing to say for your spouse — I’m certain you agree!

By saying so, you’re admitting that you have messed up and have hurt among those people you love the most. It is never easy.

But the thing is, we are all human and we make mistakes. And regrettably, sometimes we make mistakes which actually hurt our spouses.

When this occurs, it’s our job apologize and to take responsibility for our actions, EVEN when your mistake is so BIG you feel like there is nearly “too much” to apologize for.

It is true that the deeper the hurt, the longer the recovery process will take.

Continue below to learn what these steps are, and feel free to talk about your own thoughts and experiences in the conclusion. Bible Verses To Get Your Husband Back

 

5 Step to Say “I Am Sorry” and Really Mean It. Bible Verses To Get Your Husband Back

 

1. Forgive yourself

You could be thinking something like: “How in the world could I ever forgive myself?” Or “How do an apology start with ME?

However there are several reasons why it is necessary to attempt to make peace with yourself once you have made a mistake.

To start with, dwelling on thoughts that are remorseful and self-loathing is going to use up all of your emotional energy.

This isn’t going to be useful for you or your marriage, since it keeps the focus on the PROBLEM, rather than what you can do to FIX it. If you can accept the mistake you have made, you will have the ability to focus your energy on what you can do in order to make up for it.

Allow me to be clear here. By forgiving yourself, you are not clearing yourself of any blame… You freely admit that you have made a mistake.

But you’re also acknowledging that the behavior you have done wrong does not mean you’re a terrible person as a whole and you have the chance to be your very best self from now on…

 

 

2. Apologize to your spouse and accept full responsibility

In regards to stating sorry, the sooner the better. But, an apology needs to be said with real sincerity and feeling to work.

So you will need time until you apologize to your partner, take this time to calm down. An angry or sarcastic apology is only going to make the situation even more worse.

As difficult as it can, look into your partner’s eyes when you go to apologize to them.

For example; “I’m so sorry that I forgot we had plans for dinner tonight. I know how much you were looking forward to going out and just how disappointed and hurt you have felt when I came home late”.

Last, never never NEVER say “I’m sorry” and follow it up with a “but” or an excuse.

For example: “I’m so sorry that I forgot we had plans for dinner tonight. I understand how much you were looking forward to going out and how frustrated and hurt you must’ve felt when I came home late. BUT the reason why I forgot about dinner is because YOU didn’t remind me this afternoon. You know I am busy with work and find it difficult to keep track of what is going on sometimes”.

This is going to make your apology meaningless, and also imply that you are BLAMING your spouse — that is just going to push them farther away.

So accept full responsibility for your actions… don’t try to downplay your mistake to make yourself feel better (because believe me, it will not work!) And concentrate only on YOUR actions, not your spouse’s. Bible Verses To Get Your Husband Back

 

3. Make promises for the future

Come up with a strategy to make certain your mistake won’t be repeated in the future and communicate this to your spouse. Just make sure any promises you make could be followed up on.

For instance:

“I will have absolutely no further contact with that person. I will delete him/her from my telephone, Facebook, Twitter, and will let you know instantly if he/she ever tries to get in contact with me.

I am happy to give you open access to all of my account and my phone if this would be helpful to you|If that would be helpful to you, I’m happy to offer you access. I promise to keep in regular communication with you and from today on I will always be at home when I say I will.

I truly wish to make this work and will do anything is needed. I will clear my schedule outside of work so that I can spend as much time with you as possible — as much time as you are comfortable with at this time.” Bible Verses To Get Your Husband Back

 

4. Accept your spouse’s reaction

A frequent assumption that a partner often makes is that as soon as they’ve apologized, their husband or wife should stop being sad or angry and give forgiveness to them.

And when this doesn’t happen, the apologizing spouse stinks and says something along the lines of: “I have just apologized! What more to you want me to do?! Why can’t you just accept it and move on?!”

The thing is, you can ask your husband or spouse for their forgiveness, but you can’t FORCE them to forgive you. Whether they do or not is their own choice.

Therefore don’t expect anything from your spouse right now.

It’s true, you’re making yourself vulnerable and yes, it might feel excruciating being fulfilled angry words or by your spouse’s silence. This truly is the HARDEST part about saying “I’m sorry”.

Therefore avoid acting defensively AT ALL COSTS, despite the fact that this may be your initial instinct — as it is only going to undo the good you have just done by apologizing.

And now is certainly not the time to start pointing fingers and trying to get back in your spouse for anything they have done.

All you can do now, as hard as it will be, is give your partner time to come to terms with your own apology and see for themselves the changes on your behavior. Forgiveness will come with time. Bible Verses To Get Your Husband Back

 

5. Follow your apology up with positive actions

Saying sorry is important, but it is not sufficient on its own to heal your spouse’s hurt and move. It’s the ACTIONS that follow that really do most of the relationship fixing.

Apologies need to be backed up with favorable changes in behavior, as otherwise your spouse will lose faith in you and also will end up more hurt and betrayed consequently.

If you’ve betrayed your spouse in some manner, the secret is to be ABSOLUTELY transparent with your spouse in future — do not attempt to hide or cover anything up.

Keep the lines of communication open and be honest about what — where you’re, what you are doing, who you’re with, what you’re spending… EVERYTHING.

This might seem counter-intuitive, however, the simple truth is that your partner is likely to be feeling really vulnerable at the moment, and their hope in you has been shattered. So in order to their hope to be regained, you need to leave literally zero doubts in their mind.

And keep in mind, one big gesture of flowers and chocolates once you have messed up is nice, but it is not going to have exactly the same impact as constant small actions to improve your behavior and show your spouse how much you appreciate them.

Even if your partner doesn’t take your apology straight away, DO NOT GIVE UP. By continuing to show how sorry you’re through loving actions, you have the hope of regaining their trust and love. Bible Verses To Get Your Husband Back

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Bible Verses To Get Your Husband Back

Sorry can be the HARDEST thing to say for your partner — I’m sure you all agree!

By saying so, you’re admitting that you’ve messed up and have hurt one of the people you love the most. It’s never simple.

But the thing is, we are all human and we ALL make mistakes. And regrettably, sometimes we make mistakes which actually hurt our spouses.

When this occurs, it is our job apologize and to take responsibility, EVEN when your mistake is so BIG you really feel like there is nearly “too much” to apologize for.

It is a fact that the deeper the hurt, the longer the recovery process will take.

Continue below to learn what these steps are, and don’t hesitate to talk about experiences and your own thoughts in the conclusion. Bible Verses To Get Your Husband Back

 

5 Step to Say “I’m Sorry” and Truly Mean It. Bible Verses To Get Your Husband Back

 

1. Forgive yourself

You might be thinking something like: “How in the world can I ever forgive myself?” Or “How do an apology start with ME?

But there are several reasons why it’s necessary to attempt to make peace with yourself once you have made a mistake.

To start with, dwelling on thoughts that are remorseful and self-loathing is going to use up all of your emotional energy.

This is NOT going to be helpful for you or your marriage, as it keeps the focus on the PROBLEM, rather than what you can do to FIX it. If you can accept the mistake you’ve made, you will be able to focus your energy on what you can do in order to make up for it.

Let me be clear here. By forgiving yourself, you are not clearing yourself of any blame… You freely admit that you have made a mistake.

However, you are also acknowledging that the behavior you’ve done wrong does not mean you’re a terrible person as a whole and you’ve got the opportunity to be your best self from now on…

 

 

2. Apologize to your partner and accept full responsibility

In regards to stating sorry, the sooner the better. However, an apology needs to be said with real sincerity and feeling to be effective.

So you will need time until you apologize to your spouse, take this time to calm down. An angry or sarcastic apology is only going to make the situation even more worse.

As hard as it is, look into your spouse’s eyes when you go to apologize to them.

For instance; “I am so sorry that I forgot we had plans for dinner tonight. I know how much you were looking forward to going out and just how disappointed and hurt you have felt when I came home late”.

Last, never never NEVER say “I’m sorry” and follow this up with a “but” or an excuse.

For instance: “I am so sorry I forgot we had plans for dinner tonight. I understand how much you had been looking forward to going out and how frustrated and hurt you have to’ve felt when I came home. However, the reason I forgot about dinner is because YOU did not remind me this morning. You know I am busy with work and find it hard to keep track of what is going on sometimes”.

This is going to make your apology meaningless, and even indicate that you’re BLAMING your partner — which is just going to push them further away.

So accept full responsibility for your actions… don’t attempt to reevaluate your error to make yourself feel better (because believe me, it won’t work!) And concentrate only on YOUR actions, not your spouse’s. Bible Verses To Get Your Husband Back

 

3. Make promises for the future

Come up with a strategy to make certain your mistake won’t be repeated in the future and convey this to your spouse. Make sure any promises you make can be followed upon.

For example:

“I have absolutely no further contact with that person. I will delete him/her from my telephone, Facebook, Twitter, and also will let you know immediately if he/she tries to get in touch with me.

I am pleased to give you open access to all my accounts and my phone if that would be helpful to you|If that would be helpful to you, I’m happy to offer you access to all my account and my telephone. I promise to keep in regular communication with you about what I am doing and from today on I will always be at home when I say I will.

I truly want to make this work and will do whatever it takes. I will clear my schedule outside of work so that I can spend as much time with you as possible — as much time as you are comfortable with at this time.” Bible Verses To Get Your Husband Back

 

4. Accept your spouse’s reaction

A frequent assumption that a partner frequently makes is that as soon as they have apologized, wife or their husband should stop being angry or sad and give them forgiveness.

And if this doesn’t happen, the apologizing spouse stinks and says something along the lines of: “I’ve just apologized! What more to you need me to do?! Why can not you just accept it and move on?!”

The thing is, you can ask your husband or wife for their forgiveness, but you can’t FORCE them to forgive you. Whether they do or not is their own decision.

So don’t expect anything from your partner right now.

It’s true, you’re making yourself vulnerable and yes, it might feel excruciating being met angry words or by your partner’s silence. This truly is the HARDEST part about saying “I’m sorry”.

Therefore avoid acting defensively AT ALL COSTS, even though this may be your first instinct — as it will undo the good you have just done by apologizing.

And now is certainly not the time to start pointing fingers and trying to get back in your partner for anything they have done.

All you can do now, as hard as it will be, is give your spouse time to come to terms with your own apology and see for themselves that the changes in your own behavior. Forgiveness will come with time. Bible Verses To Get Your Husband Back

 

5. Follow your apology up with positive actions

Saying sorry is vital, but it isn’t enough on its own to cure your spouse’s hurt and move forward. It is the ACTIONS that follow which really do the majority of the relationship fixing.

Apologies need to get backed up with favorable changes in behaviour, as otherwise your partner will eliminate faith in you and will become more hurt and betrayed consequently.

If you have betrayed your spouse in some way, the key is to be utterly transparent with your partner in future — don’t try to hide or cover up anything.

Keep the lines of communication open and be honest about what — where you’re, what you’re doing, who you are with, what you’re spending… EVERYTHING.

This may appear counter-intuitive, however, the truth is that your spouse is very likely to be feeling very vulnerable right now, and their trust in you has been ruined. So in order for their trust to be recovered, you need to leave literally no doubts in their mind.

And keep in mind, one huge gesture of chocolates and flowers after you have messed up is nice, but it is not likely to have the identical impact as continuous small steps to improve your behavior and reveal your partner how much you value them.

Even if your spouse does not accept your apology straight away, DO NOT GIVE UP. By continuing to show how sorry you’re through loving actions, you have the hope of regaining their love and trust. Bible Verses To Get Your Husband Back

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