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What to Expect in Couples Counseling
New Leaf Resources

What to Expect in Couples Counseling

June 18, 2019 • New Leaf Resources

Are you intimidated about seeing a marriage counselor? Learn what you can expect from counseling sessions to reduce your stress and help you find healing.

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Celebrating Singleness: Dating is Not a Goal
Rev. Deb Koster

Celebrating Singleness: Dating is Not a Goal

May 8, 2019 • Rev. Deb Koster

Are you eager to leave a life of singleness and step into a relationship? Consider this Biblical wisdom to discover what might be the best life choice.

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Invest in Your Marriage (It's Bigger than the Wedding)
Rev. Deb Koster

Invest in Your Marriage (It's Bigger than the Wedding)

March 10, 2019 • Rev. Deb Koster

Are you investing in your wedding instead of preparing for your marriage? Consider the importance of seeking wise counsel to build a healthy relationship.

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Is “Living Together” Good Preparation for Marriage?
Rev. Joel Vande Werken

Is “Living Together” Good Preparation for Marriage?

February 6, 2019 • Rev. Joel Vande Werken

Is it a good idea to live together before marriage? Consider the guidance offered from God's word as well as secular research to build a healthy marriage.

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Communication Basics
Kathy Krentkowski, MA, LCPC, LMHC

Communication Basics

October 24, 2018 • Kathy Krentkowski, MA, LCPC, LMHC

How healthy is the communication in your relationship? Get back to the basics of healthy communication to improve the health of your communication.

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Before You Say "I Do" Catch the Big Picture
Rev. Joel Vande Werken

Before You Say "I Do" Catch the Big Picture

January 19, 2017 • Rev. Joel Vande Werken

What is marriage about anyway? Consider asking the big questions about how God views the meaning and purpose of marriage before stepping into relationship.

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Before You Say "I Do" Ask The Big Questions
Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Before You Say "I Do" Ask The Big Questions

January 16, 2017 • Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Wondering if this is the right person to marry? Consider how your thoughts align in these critical areas before walking down the aisle and saying "I do".

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Loving God More Than Your Spouse
Rev. Jason Ruis

Loving God More Than Your Spouse

October 13, 2016 • Rev. Jason Ruis

Our spouse should never be put on a pedestal. God is the one who should have first place in our life, for we love our spouse best when we serve him first.

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Marriage Boundaries: Tending Our Fences and Opening Our Gates
Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Marriage Boundaries: Tending Our Fences and Opening Our Gates

June 30, 2016 • Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Marriages benefit from having healthy boundaries. Consider this biblical wisdom for knowing when fences should be built and when gates should be opened.

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Cohabitation: Should Christians Live Together Before Marriage?
Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Cohabitation: Should Christians Live Together Before Marriage?

May 9, 2016 • Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Living together before marriage is common in our culture, but is it a good idea? Discover Biblical wisdom for making the best choice for your relationship.

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Devotions

Seeking God First in Courtship
Rev. Deb Koster

Seeking God First in Courtship

June 11, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Has your dating relationship become more important than God? Consider Biblical wisdom for keeping your priorities aligned so that God is sought first.

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