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December 7, 2018 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
Does your blended family create holiday celebration challenges? Let God's grace guide your interactions and choose to maintain a healthy perspective.
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September 6, 2018 • Rev. Steven Koster
Is your relationship experiencing conflict? Consider taking a posture of humility and lead the path to healing through the power of offering an apology.
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Forgiving can be difficult, but God equips us to forgive. Choose to forgive one another with the grace that we have received through Jesus Christ.
September 5, 2018 • Rev. Steven Koster
How do you start over after conflict? Commit to praying together to reorient your hearts and recommit to the relationship before God and one another.
August 30, 2018 • Rev. Deb Koster
Conflict is inevitable so we should not run away from it. God calls us to handle conflict in constructive ways that honor him and respect one another.
August 30, 2018 • Rev. Steven Koster
Looking for scriptural guidelines for helping you handle conflict in constructive ways? Explore our quick summary sheet of our ten rules for fair fighting.
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August 19, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude
Do you have people in your life who are difficult to live with? Consider how God calls and equips us to respond to one another with the love of Jesus.
July 2, 2018 • Dr. Robert Ritzema
Are you a grandparent who is always made to step in to babysit? Consider how you can come alongside to offer care while setting loving, respectful limits.
April 19, 2018 • Donna Southard, MA, LCPC, Family Therapist
Living with extended family can be a challenge and a blessing. Discover healthy guidelines for creating an environment of mutual cooperation and respect.
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March 12, 2018 • Dr. Robert Ritzema
Problems between an elderly adult needing care and an adult child trying to provide it often stems from an inability to understand the other's perspective.
July 30, 2015 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
Struggling to communicate with your family? Consider this Biblical wisdom for establishing healthy boundaries to create loving communication in your home.
June 1, 2015 • Jason Ruis
Do you struggle with holding your tongue? Discover Biblical wisdom to give God control of your speech and find the blessing of God's power in your life.
April 20, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster
Do you struggle with dealing with selfish behavior? Discover the example God gives us in the book of Jonah for dealing with selfish attitudes and behavior.
February 5, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster
Are feeling overwhelmed by the worries of life? Consider this Biblical guidance for turning your fears into prayers so God can carry your burden for you.
June 11, 2014 • Rev. Deb Koster
Each day we choose to focus on our circumstances or on the God who has power over our circumstances. Discover wisdom from scripture to guide your thoughts.
March 27, 2014 • Rev. Deb Koster
Looking for Biblical guidance for living in relationships? Paul's parting greeting to the Corinthian church provides a good summary for living together.
February 17, 2014 • Rev. Deb Koster
Are you stuck in negative thinking? Consider this Biblical wisdom to transform your thinking and help you overcome the destructive power of negativity.
October 18, 2013 • Rev. Deb Koster
Do you feel overwhelmed with life's challenges? Find some encouragement from scripture and discover how God sees you. God takes great delight in you!
December 18, 2012 • Rev. Deb Koster