Has Marriage Become Nothing More Than a Business Deal?

Remember when our grandparents were married till death did them part? What ever happened to that? They say money is the root of all evil. Studies have shown that financial problems are the #1 cause of divorces. There’s no denying that the roles have changed in family units. Women are becoming the “head of households”. Could this be the reason for the high divorce rate? Most couples are trading in their marriage licenses for divorce papers.

50% percent of first marriages, 67% of second and 74% of third marriages end in divorce. We have got to

Here’s a gallery of our favorite couples who have (in spite of the ups and downs) managed to do it God’s way.

Rodney and Holly Robinson- Peete- Married since 1995
Rapper LL Cool J and Simone- Married since 1995
Actor Denzel Washington and Pauletta- Married since 1983. Did you know that Denzel donated 2.5 million dollars to help build the new West Angeles Church of God in Christ facility in Los Angeles?
Actor Morris Chestnut and Pam- Married since 1995
NBA Player Horace Grant and Singer Tamia- Married since 1999
Actor/ Actress Courtney B. Vance and Angela Bassett- Married since 1997
Actor/ Actress Will and Jada Smith – Married since 1997
Actor/ Actress Duane and Tisha Campbell-Martin- Married since 1996
Magic Johnson and Cookie- Married since 1991
Rev. Run and Justine Simmons- Married since 1994
Actor/ Actress David and Tamela Mann- Married since 1988