Marriage

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Protecting Your Peace With Healthy Boundaries - 3 Steps to Dealing with Your Ex
Kim Sullivan

Protecting Your Peace With Healthy Boundaries - 3 Steps to Dealing with Your Ex

November 13, 2019 • Kim Sullivan

Are you struggling to create healthy boundaries with an ex-spouse? Setting boundaries can provide us with peace and create a safe space to find healing.

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While You Wait for Your Marriage to be Healed
Rev. Deb Koster

While You Wait for Your Marriage to be Healed

November 6, 2019 • Rev. Deb Koster

What can you do while you wait for God to bring healing to your broken marriage? Focus on personal healing as you prioritize God and trust his leading.

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Walking Through the Darkness After Infidelity
Kim Sullivan

Walking Through the Darkness After Infidelity

November 3, 2019 • Kim Sullivan

How do you move forward after you have been betrayed by a spouse? Through Christ you can find the grace to forgive and discover hope for a better future.

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Jesus' Guide to Rebuilding Trust
Kim Sullivan

Jesus' Guide to Rebuilding Trust

October 6, 2019 • Kim Sullivan

Are you wondering how you will ever recover after you have experienced betrayal? Follow the example of Jesus to find a constructive path toward healing.

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What Makes a Good Marriage?
Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

What Makes a Good Marriage?

September 29, 2019 • Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Our definition of a “Good” marriage will shape the steps that a couple takes to work on a “good” marriage. Choose to establish a marriage that honors God.

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Marital Therapy…Alone? When a Spouse Refuses Counseling
Debi Mitchell, MS, LMFT

Marital Therapy…Alone? When a Spouse Refuses Counseling

September 11, 2019 • Debi Mitchell, MS, LMFT

Do you have a spouse that refuses marriage counseling? Choose to seek counseling and find healing for yourself and your marriage even without your spouse.

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Four Lies You Should Believe to Ruin Your Sex Life
Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Four Lies You Should Believe to Ruin Your Sex Life

September 8, 2019 • Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Are you believing the lies that culture tells about sex? Consider how the root of these lies contrasts with scripture and undermines a healthy sex life.

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A Biblical Guide to Conflict Resolution
Aneece Alicea

A Biblical Guide to Conflict Resolution

August 25, 2019 • Aneece Alicea

Are you having conflict in a relationship? Explore this wisdom from scripture to provide healthy guidelines for managing conflict and finding peace.

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In-Law Lessons from Moses
Rev. Deb Koster

In-Law Lessons from Moses

August 14, 2019 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you have troubled relationships with your in-laws? Consider the Biblical relationship of Moses and Jethro for an example of healthy family dynamics.

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Family Estrangement: How to Find Healing in Brokenness
Julie Plagens

Family Estrangement: How to Find Healing in Brokenness

August 11, 2019 • Julie Plagens

Is your family being torn apart by conflict? Discover important faith lessons that were learned in a family's journey from estrangement to reconciliation.

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Devotions

Rule the Words of My Mouth
Rev. Deb Koster

Rule the Words of My Mouth

August 13, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you ever say words you regret? Consider what scripture says about our speech and learn to use words with care so that God is glorified in our speech.

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How We Communicate Has Consequences
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

How We Communicate Has Consequences

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.

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Who Can Tame the Tongue?
Rev. Jason Ruis

Who Can Tame the Tongue?

June 1, 2015 • Rev. 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.

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Waiting on God: Cultivating the Fruit of Patience
Rev. Deb Koster

Waiting on God: Cultivating the Fruit of Patience

May 11, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you struggle with being patient? Discover Biblical wisdom for cultivating patience in your life and find the blessings that come through waiting on God.

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Putting Aside Idolatry
Rev. Deb Koster

Putting Aside Idolatry

April 27, 2015 • Rev. Deb Koster

Do you struggle with sinfulness in your life? Discover wisdom from the Bible for dealing with the sinful habits in your life to find repentance and hope.

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A Biblical Approach to Dealing with Selfishness
Rev. Deb Koster

A Biblical Approach to Dealing with Selfishness

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.

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How Can We Live the Fruit of the Spirit in Our Families?
Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

How Can We Live the Fruit of the Spirit in Our Families?

February 9, 2015 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen

Tired of hearing negative interactions? Consider some Biblical wisdom from the book of Galatians for letting the fruit of the Spirit overflow to others.

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Fret Not: Getting Rid of Worry
Rev. Deb Koster

Fret Not: Getting Rid of Worry

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.

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Choose Thankfulness
Rev. Deb Koster

Choose Thankfulness

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.

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