Category Archives: troubled 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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Seven considerations before talking about marriage, sexuality and gender

Seven foundational truths for discussing marriage, sexuality and gender. Continue reading

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An urgently important message

What should life and relationships look like among those who have received God’s forgiveness and salvation? Continue reading

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What should you expect?

Please take time to listen to this message! Continue reading

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4 approaches to conflict

How would you describe your approach to conflict? Continue reading

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To love and to cherish

Is it possible to love without cherishing? Certainly, one cannot claim to cherish someone without love. I am commanded to love others, but I am not ready to say that I cherish everyone I love. Continue reading

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