Darlene Schacht

Darlene Schacht

Darlene Schacht is the mother of four children, help meet to her husband, Michael, and “mom” of her pug, Bailey. She is the coauthor of the award-​​winning and New York Times bestselling Reshaping it All: Motivation for Physical and Spiritual Fitness and the author of The Good Wife’s Guide: Embracing Your Role as a Help Meet.

Posts by Darlene Schacht:

Thrive or Survive: The Choice is Yours

I want a marriage that not only survives — it thrives. I want my relationship with my husband Michael to radiate joy to our children and beyond the boundaries of our home. I want to experience love that stands the test of time, but I know in […]

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5 Tips for a Strong and Healthy Marriage

Rich beauty doesn't blossom over time unless the gardener is willing to till the soil, tend to the weeds and water each seedling as it grows. So it is with marriage. Those who stay the course with patience and humility […]

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Set Apart, One to Another

One of my all-​​​​time favorite Christian songs has to be “Refiner’s Fire” by Brian Doerksen. I absolutely love the lyrics, and I must say that this line always tears me up: My heart’s one desire Is to be holy Set apart for You, […]

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Trust in the Potter

The first lesson to be learned and practiced is loving patience. It requires some time to bring any two lives into perfect unison so that they shall blend in every chord and tone. —J. R. Miller In the 1970s, Heinz came out with series of commercials […]

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Submission

“Are Men and Women Equal? If So, Why Submit?” The Bible is rich with instruction on marriage as it outlines the roles of both husbands and wives. But when these roles don’t make enough sense or make readers uncomfortable, they are often […]

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