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I have been married for over 7 years now and will be celebrating my anniversary next week alone because my husband is in another country working. The relationship is not the same, we hardly talk on the phone like other couples. Mostly through watsapp messages we will communicate. I want to travel to another country to look for work because he don't want me to come in the same country as him because he said he don't plan on staying in the country working forever. He said he will come back soon. I feel that going to another country will clear my mind and I would focus more on doing God's work. Need to make the right decision especially since I may want to start over.

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Dear Sister Eslyn, I'll sure pray for you and your husband. My wife and I suffered much of that separation while I was in the Air Force without enough rank and time in service to qualify to bring her to be with me. With love for one another, and God's faithfulness to work all these things for our good, somehow through it all I have now been married 61 years, my wife more beautiful to me than ever, a love ever growing stronger as she is now pretty much full care, but my Father knows the end fromm the beginning and has never failed us yet. 

Keep the faith, glorify God in all you do ( I wish I would have done that) and look for the deliverance only He can give you in Jesus' name.  :rolleyes:

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Praying!

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22 hours ago, Eslyn said:

I have been married for over 7 years now and will be celebrating my anniversary next week alone because my husband is in another country working. The relationship is not the same, we hardly talk on the phone like other couples. Mostly through watsapp messages we will communicate. I want to travel to another country to look for work because he don't want me to come in the same country as him because he said he don't plan on staying in the country working forever. He said he will come back soon. I feel that going to another country will clear my mind and I would focus more on doing God's work. Need to make the right decision especially since I may want to start over.

Have you explained your feelings to your husband?  Just explain how you are feeling without accusing him of anything...maybe ask if you and he can talk more on the phone?   Also, maybe ask if he has an idea of when he might be returning home.   

Father, may this couple draw near to You and to each other in their marriage as it was previously.   Lead them both in what they should do to stabilize their marriage in You.  In Jesus' name  Amen.

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