Relationships

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Relationships Toolbox - Easy to use resources to help your relationship THRIVE
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Help your teen move from receiving to giving — using these six simple strategies. We spent the afternoon cleaning and decluttering our elderly friend’s kitchen. My two teenage sons carried rubbish...
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When we feel threatened, we build emotional walls that don't allow our spouse into the deepest parts of our hearts and minds. The emotional distance can cause marital problems. The East German...
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Taking responsibility for a better marriage begins by recognising your need for help and then creating emotional safety in your relationship. My husband, Bruce, was entertaining a group of colleagues...
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If emotional abuse is present in your relationship, setting boundaries is crucial. If you think your safety’s at stake, learn the steps to effectively set boundaries. Boundaries are important in any...
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Gratitude rescues us from the trap of negative thinking and helps us enjoy life more. It is an essential trait for parents to develop in their children as they lead them toward a thriving faith....
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God can help you find ways of loving your disabled spouse in the years ahead. This requires taking care of yourself even as you care for your spouse. Linda thought she was prepared to care for her...
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Question How can I help my kids make wise media choices? I'm extremely frustrated with the growing toxicity of so-called "entertainment," but short of moving to the Amazon jungle or the middle of the...
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You can help your children to learn true freedom when coping with emotions and difficult situations by teaching them to think about life using certain words and phrases. Emotions can flood the...
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Helping your children deal with their anger can seem impossible when emotions run high. But you can train your kids to recognise triggers and replace them with truths that will help them get out of...
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Words have incredible power, and careless words can destroy a marriage. Speaking words of death and condemnation is easy, but couples who choose encouraging, uplifting words enjoy the fruit of...
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With everything that’s going on in the world, a date night with your spouse might be the last thing on your mind. But it could also be just what you need! Kathi Lipp offers date night ideas for when...
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When your child asks you when he or she can start dating, you may be inwardly startled at how fast your kid has grown up. Yet how can you respond outwardly so that your son or daughter will continue...