Category Archives: Marriage

Unsafe protective mechanisms

They prefer the safety of protectively circling the wagons to reduce the risk of more hurt—even though… Continue reading

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A song from a hurting heart

They say that divorce is like death. The pain is even greater when you’ve been forsaken by a spouse. The fears, regrets, guilt, anger, loss and loneliness can cycle through your heart for years. Music is often a means that helps to heal the heart. Continue reading

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Five resources on perspective, attitude and speech

Attitude is important in our relationships. Check out the following resources on perspective, attitude and speech. Continue reading

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Three approaches to communication and leadership

Sometimes we’re not seeing the results we desire in relationships because we fail to recognize that different situations call for different approaches to communication and leadership. Continue reading

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The Problem in Your Marriage Isn’t What You Think

The number one marriage killer is us. Here are four ways we may be destroying our marriages: Continue reading

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2015 Supreme Court decision on gay marriage

In the 2015 Supreme Court decision that legalized gay marriage in America, Five justices imposed on the entire country a radical redefinition of marriage, claiming that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage. They reversed an entire piece of the … Continue reading

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Gender identity in children

The American College of Pediatricians (ACPeds)— an association of pediatricians and healthcare professionals in the United States issued the following statement on gender identity in children. Continue reading

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