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October 10, 2018 • Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra
Has your life hit a difficult storm? Consider the importance of facing those challenges as a team and learn how your marriage can navigate the obstacles.
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October 3, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude
Do you know the pains that weigh on the heart of your spouse? Enrich your marriage by learning to listen to the concerns weighing on your spouse's heart.
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September 23, 2018 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude
Have you forgotten the importance of dating in your marriage? Consider how to best reflect God's love to the world by investing time in one another.
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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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September 6, 2018 • Deb Koster
How well do you handle conflict? Consider these guidelines from scripture for being a non-anxious presence and handling criticism in constructive ways.
Ever find yourself getting defensive and reacting in anger? Discover the value of lowering your voice and maintaining a calm presence in your relationship.
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 • 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.
So much of conflict is escalated by our desire to speak out and complain. God calls us instead to quiet ourselves and listen to one another's hearts.
August 13, 2015 • 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.
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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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.
May 11, 2015 • 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.
April 27, 2015 • 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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April 20, 2015 • 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 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.
February 5, 2015 • 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 • 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.