Marriage

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Listening To Your Spouse
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Listening To Your Spouse

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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Rules for Fair Fighting: Rule #8
Rev. Steven Koster

Rules for Fair Fighting: Rule #8

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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A Healthy Posture for Approaching Conflict
Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

A Healthy Posture for Approaching Conflict

November 16, 2017 • Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra

Do you find yourself locked in conflict? When we pay attention to our posture as much as our position, we are able to resolve conflict more effectively.

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Taming the Tongue
Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Taming the Tongue

September 14, 2017 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude

Do you struggle with taming your tongue? Recognize the impact your words have on others and discover how to use your words in ways that are beneficial.

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Be a Good Listener: The Virtue of Understanding
Marilyn Ciaramitaro, MSW, MA, LCSW

Be a Good Listener: The Virtue of Understanding

March 21, 2016 • Marilyn Ciaramitaro, MSW, MA, LCSW

How would you rate your listening skills? Discover the secrets to improving your listening skills and find the blessings for your relationships.

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Marriage Advice for Improving Your Horse and Carriage
Ashley Schehr, MA, LPC

Marriage Advice for Improving Your Horse and Carriage

March 10, 2016 • Ashley Schehr, MA, LPC

Is your relationship feeling a bit bumpy? Learn how you can breathe new life back into your relationship and get back to the basics of love and marriage!

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When the Boat Rocks: Advice for Newlyweds
Rev. Deb Koster

When the Boat Rocks: Advice for Newlyweds

February 15, 2016 • Rev. Deb Koster

Launching into the seas of matrimony is challenging if you are not prepared. Discover advice for helping newlyweds launch into married life successfully.

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Is Your Relationship Wi-Fi Compatible?
Angie Cerniglia, MA, AMFT, LPC, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist

Is Your Relationship Wi-Fi Compatible?

January 18, 2016 • Angie Cerniglia, MA, AMFT, LPC, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist

Is technology causing problems in your relationships? Discover guidelines for the healthy management of technology in your personal relationships.

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Have Hope For Your Marriage
Dr. Robert Ritzema

Have Hope For Your Marriage

December 3, 2015 • Dr. Robert Ritzema

Marriage can go through seasons of unhappiness, but don't lose hope, God will walk with you. Discover great advice for restoring hope in your marriage.

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Can You Hear Me Now?
Rev. Steven Koster

Can You Hear Me Now?

September 2, 2015 • Rev. Steven Koster

Do you struggle with communication? Consider these common obstacles to communication to help improve your listening and speaking for healthy communication.

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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?
Jason Ruis

Who Can Tame the Tongue?

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.

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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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A Bad Attitude is the True Disability
Rev. Deb Koster

A Bad Attitude is the True Disability

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.

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Jonah: Attitude Check
Rev. Deb Koster

Jonah: Attitude Check

December 18, 2012 • Rev. Deb Koster

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Jonah: A Lesson in Patience
Rev. Deb Koster

Jonah: A Lesson in Patience

December 12, 2012 • Rev. Deb Koster

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What is Beauty?
Rev. Deb Koster

What is Beauty?

May 23, 2011 • Rev. Deb Koster

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Your Most Dangerous Weapon
Rev. Deb Koster

Your Most Dangerous Weapon

May 23, 2011 • Rev. Deb Koster

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