Relationships

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Relationships Toolbox - Easy to use resources to help your relationship THRIVE
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With God’s help, you can find beauty, even in the midst of brokenness. Ann Voskamp shares about the loss of her sister in childhood and her spiritual journey to answer this question: What do you do...
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In Proverbs 13:22, King Solomon wrote: “A good man leaves an inheritance to his children’s children.” A grandchild’s inheritance, which is the grandparent’s legacy, was important enough for the...
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God has a purpose and a mission for your marriage! Clint and Penny Bragg share their story of a dysfunctional marriage, which led to a divorce just before their second anniversary. After eleven years...
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As a married couple you are on the same team. Therefore, make decisions and divide household responsibilities in a way that honours both people. "Bear one another's burdens, and so fulfill the law of...
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“I’m ready to get up, Daddy!” my 3 year old daughter, Allie, said, peering at me from her bed as I leaned in through the open doorway. I could tell by her bright eyes that she clearly hadn’t slept a...
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As a newlywed, it was easy for me to engage in conversation with other women when I had questions about men and marriage. Unfortunately, I had not yet learned that girlfriends could either help or...
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Romantic relationships often get their start in healthy friendships. Think back to the days when you and your spouse were dating and then engaged — the long talks, romantic picnics, casual walks,...
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Laughter is good medicine, literally. It has important physiological effects on you and your soul mate. The French philosopher Voltaire wrote, "The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient...
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I met Jeff and Kirstin when they were in the middle of a crisis. Their 17 year old son was in full-blown rebellion. Many nights he would never show up, and on others he would come home intoxicated....
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Question: What should I do about conflicts between my child and my new spouse? I was remarried last summer, and though my 10 year old daughter was warm and friendly towards my husband during the...
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“So many couples in blended families divorce. How can I make sure this marriage is my last?” — Stepfamily seminar participant. Everyone wants “this marriage” to be their last. They want it to last...
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Question As a divorced woman, what can I do about my young child's resistance to my efforts to develop relationships with men and to have a social life outside the home? My son simply doesn't like to...