Marriage

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Navigating Life's Disappointments
Rev. Deb Koster

Navigating Life's Disappointments

July 29, 2020 • Rev. Deb Koster

When disappointment hits hard, will we let these negative things define us? Discover helpful advice on keeping discouragement from controlling your life.

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One Sided Marriage
Rev. Deb Koster

One Sided Marriage

July 22, 2020 • Rev. Deb Koster

One sided marriages are not healthy. Consider this Biblical wisdom to creating a relationship where both parties are committed to making the marriage work.

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Should We Seek Counseling? Restore Your Marriage Now!
Steve Augustus

Should We Seek Counseling? Restore Your Marriage Now!

July 19, 2020 • Steve Augustus

Wondering if you should seek help for your relationship? Consider this wise advice on when to seek the wisdom of a third party to help navigate problems.

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Live Your Own Life - Letting Go of Codependency
Charlene Brouwer, MA, LAMFT

Live Your Own Life - Letting Go of Codependency

July 5, 2020 • Charlene Brouwer, MA, LAMFT

Do you wonder if you might be codependent? Find wisdom from scripture to help you learn to let go of codependent behaviors and find peace in your life.

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Building a Partnership in Your Marriage
Leah Travis, M.S., L.M.F.T.

Building a Partnership in Your Marriage

July 1, 2020 • Leah Travis, M.S., L.M.F.T.

Do you and your spouse struggle to work cooperatively? Consider these ways for establishing a healthy partnership in your marriage relationship.

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Is My Marriage Salvageable? Recognizing emotional abuse
Rev. Deb Koster

Is My Marriage Salvageable? Recognizing emotional abuse

March 15, 2020 • Rev. Deb Koster

Concerned your marriage has become too toxic to save? Discover the characteristics of emotional abuse to know if you need outside help or an exit strategy.

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Marriage Tips for Blending Families
Joy Bocanegra, MA, LCPC

Marriage Tips for Blending Families

February 12, 2020 • Joy Bocanegra, MA, LCPC

Are you struggling in your blended family? Consider these tips for balancing family needs as you heal the wounds of the past and build a future together.

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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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Devotions

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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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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Don't Run: Honoring God in Conflict
Rev. Deb Koster

Don't Run: Honoring God in Conflict

May 18, 2011 • Rev. Deb Koster

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Forgive and Forget?
Rev. Deb Koster

Forgive and Forget?

May 18, 2011 • Rev. Deb Koster

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