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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Standing in the kitchen, I heard the text notification on my phone. When I read the message from my friend, my heart dropped. We had both walked through hard seasons in our marriages. Mine survived...
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Dannah Gresh speaks candidly about God’s design for sexuality and offers a biblical perspective on why physical intimacy is reserved for a committed marriage. She offers encouragement and practical...
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Is it true that a pre-pubescent child can get addicted to pornography? Regrettably, the answer is yes. Yet parents often struggle to understand how this is even possible. When children accidentally...
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Jake has been married to Kim for four years and feels good about how their relationship is going, except for their lack of time together. He admits his job is keeping him away, but he wants the...
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Communication is the lifeblood of a good marriage. No relationship can survive without it. Many couples think that arguing is the worst thing they can do, but that’s not true. Unhealthy arguments can...
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When asked if Heather* ever struggles getting her husband, Tim*, to open up and talk, Heather responded with a speedy, “Oh yeah.” “Even when I ask him about how a situation makes him feel, he just...
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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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Amy glanced up from folding towels and T-shirts as her daughter shuffled through the kitchen. She sensed the sadness that weighed her daughter down, drooping her shoulders and erasing her usually...
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Early in the morning of July 25, 1990, I became something God has always been — a father. It happened again two, seven and 10 years later when my other children came along. Now I spend my days...
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Flirting With Danger You think it won't happen to you, can't happen to you. You think, There's no way. Not me! Think again. I thought it was innocent at the time. She was a church staff member, so we...
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Love-starved singles may feel like they need to take drastic measures, but there may be a simple solution to getting more love out of your life. I had arthritis when I moved to Colorado to take my...
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In this series: 1. Understanding your husband's sexual needs 2. Understanding his sexuality 3. Sex is a physical need 4. Sex is an emotional need 5. Sex is a spiritual need 6. Sex is a relational...