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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Relating to controlling in-laws is one of the trickiest problems a marriage can face. Since we no longer have a traditional rite of passage in which a young person officially enters adulthood,...
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Dr. Bill Maier addresses the issue of in-law relationships, drawing boundaries, and help for when a family member drops in uninvitedly. How Do We Establish Boundaries With a Controlling Relative?...
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Is it possible to practice a deep sense of awe and an attitude of gratitude in the ordinary moments of marriage? Something sacred happens every year when my husband, Chris, and I get away, just the...
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Founders of the popular comedic group The Skit Guys, Eddie and Tommy’s 30-year friendship didn’t start out as one might expect. Eddie and Tommy met in high school when Tommy stole Eddie’s girlfriend...
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Do you get along with your in-laws? According to a newly released study, men who are on good terms with their wives’ parents are more likely to enjoy a long-lasting marriage than those who struggle...
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Ron Deal describes some of the unique challenges that couples experience through remarriage and the formation of a stepfamily. He discusses the importance of drawing a “family map,” to identify the...
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Ron Deal describes some of the unique challenges that couples experience through remarriage and the formation of a stepfamily. He discusses the importance of drawing a “family map,” to identify the...
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One of the most countercultural things you can do as a Christian is to invite someone over for dinner. Karen Ehman helps busy families find opportunities for hospitality in everyday life. Book by...
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Have you made it all the way through “the sex talk” with your adolescent? Along the way, what did you tell them about finding love? By the time kids are old enough to start dating, they often think...
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Bill and Pam Farrel describe how you can strengthen your marriage by affirming your spouse, cultivating healthy habits, and planning time for romance. Book by guests: Marriage Meet Ups.
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Pastor David Gudgel offers insight and wisdom into things you’ll want to consider before making a lifelong commitment to your future spouse. From communication styles to spiritual beliefs, Dave...
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My marriage vow kept me from making a grave mistake. Without it, I would have lost a lifetime of love. This special promise is powerful — and we need it for many reasons. If you’re living together...