Relationships

Our heart is to help strengthen relationships and further develop an understanding of what a true relationship commitment means. By working together, you can have a great basis for a lifelong relationship – fulfilling even if at times challenging.

Relationships Toolbox - Easy to use resources to help your relationship THRIVE
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No matter where one turns in the culture today, the issues of homosexuality and "gender identity" are being hotly debated. The "homosexual rights" ideology continues to seek legitimisation and...
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Our ability to redeem the sexual generation will lie in our willingness to live and love with the same kind of daring Jesus did. Nobody needs to be told about the startling statistics regarding youth...
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Jesus’ truth is two-sided: love, acceptance, understanding, and compassion on one side, and calling people to faithful obedience on the other. “Mark” and I were in the same small group at university...
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Can someone really be "born" gay? Is there a "gay gene"? Does biology equal destiny? Clearly, the controversy over this issue is huge in our culture. While gay activists and their allies want us to...
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While we recognise that men are also victims of emotional abuse, most of the victims we hear from are women, so we are choosing to focus on them in this article. Please be aware that these principles...
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What’s it mean to "kiss like you’re married"? A routine, lifeless, cool peck? Or a passionate, erotic, steamy smooch? The first response describes stereotypically dull, post-honeymoon marital...
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Pardon me while I brag a bit about my grandchildren. Why, they’re the cutest, smartest, most adorable kids! Did I mention they’re especially talented? And clever? And have I told you how our youngest...
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Emily awoke at 2 a.m. after hearing a noise downstairs. Nervously pulling back the blanket, she slipped quietly out of her room toward the mysterious sound. Anxiety turned into anger as she...
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Question: I can’t tell you how often my spouse has hurt my feelings with careless and cutting remarks. When I protest, he laughs and says he’s only teasing or tells me I’m too sensitive....
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The term family violence refers to violent or abusive behaviour in the home directed toward one or more persons. In Australia, the Australian Bureau of Statistics’ (2005) Personal Safety Survey found...
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Family is where your heart is....... What do you think when you hear the word "family''? Family can envisage many different experiences and emotions. Some pleasant, but for some, it is the opposite...
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Engaged couples can get so stressed about planning their wedding that they don’t prepare well for their marriage! We’ll hear from Laura Schupp and Erin Smalley, who want to give their newlywed...