- God expects spouses to serve each other sexually. 1 Cor 7:2-5
- God expects spouses to be patient with each other. Eph 4:1-2
- God fixes broken things, so neither spouse should be satisfied with a broken sexual relationship. Isa 147:3
- The husband should strive to be patient with his wife. 1 Pet 3:7
- The wife should strive to serve her husband, getting counseling if necessary.