10 Questions for Oldyweds About Romance

You’re most likely familiar with the Newlywed Game. It’s where couples married under a year are asked questions separately to see how well they know each other.

Paul Byerly has challenged Christian Marriage Bloggers to post 10 questions about any topic near and dear to them to help “mature” couples see how much they have learned in that area.

Challenge accepted!

Here are the questions we want to pose to all couples who have been married 25+ years in regard to romance…

  1. What would you say it looks like to be romantic?
  2. What is your favorite romantic memory from the early years?
  3. What are you currently doing to pursue each other romantically?
  4. What are you doing to give away the experience and lessons you’ve learned in your years of marriage?
  5. What is one thing you’d like to do this year that would add to your romantic memories list?
  6. What song best describes your marriage from your perspective?
  7. What hobby would you like to pursue in retirement?
  8. What do you know now that you wish you knew when you were younger in regards to romance in your relationship?
  9. If you could do anything over what would it be and why?
  10. What have you found is vital to keeping the romance alive in your marriage?

BONUS: Share your answers to these questions with a couple who has been married under five years. Or post them as a comment to this post. Let’s learn from each other.

Other CMBA Marriage Blogger’s posts about the 10 Question Challenge:

♥ Hot, Holy and Humorous – 10 Questions to Ask About Your (Mature) Sex Life

♥ The Forgiven Wife – 10 Questions (for a Husband Who Doesn’t Like Questions)

♥ The Generous Wife – 10 Questions for AnyTime-Weds

About Debi Walter

Face it, marriage is hard work. But when cultivated daily the fruit produced will satisfy for a lifetime. We're here to help with ideas and encouragement along the way. Having been married 36 years and counting, we share what we've learned with practical tips, Biblical Truths, Date night ideas to help you plow your own vineyard for God's glory.
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8 Responses to 10 Questions for Oldyweds About Romance

  1. J. Parker says:

    Great questions. I especially love #7!

  2. I like this challenge, Debi. I’ve been on vacation, so I might’ve missed Paul’s challenge. I’ll have to take your questions and share my answers with some newly married couples or even do a post on them. Thanks for the ideas!

  3. Jerry Stumpf says:

    I did not see Paul’s challenge but I did create this post! 33 stimulating questions to tighten your marriage http://wp.me/p50Bqq-mW

  4. Pingback: Ten Question for Empty Nesters – Heaven Made Marriage

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