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How to Have a Good Fight: Resolving Marital Conflicts
How to Have a Good Fight: Resolving Marital Conflicts

How couples resolve marital conflicts in their marriage is crucial in maintaining a healthy relationship.

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How to Have a Good Fight: Resolving Marital Conflicts
How to Have a Good Fight: Resolving Marital Conflicts

“Patterns in how couples fight can predict their likelihood of divorce with up to 90% accuracy.” ~ Dr. John Gottman  (University of Washington) “How you argue, especially how you end an argument, can determine the long term success or failure of your relationship.” ~ Dr. Phil  (TV Professional Psychologist) How couples resolve marital conflicts in their marriage is crucial in maintaining a healthy relationship. Between […]

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Importance Of Marital Communication
Importance Of Marital Communication

If your family communicated mostly non-verbally and your spouse grew up in a home where they argue for the fun of it, it can make for some interesting communication. Have you been burned in the past by using words carelessly? A marriage conference could change your marriage forever. Related: Do You Want To Resolve Your […]

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MU: Balancing Work and Home
MU: Balancing Work and Home

It can be difficult to balance your life when your job requires 8 hours a day, your kids require another 8 hours, and other responsibilities take up the last 8 hours … there’s not much time for sleep! Does it often feel like your life need balance? Is work interfering in your relationship with your […]

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Keeping Your Balance at Christmas
Keeping Your Balance at Christmas

We are fond of saying that Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, but time can really be in short supply during the holidays. Families are faced with all sorts of distractions and challenges at Christmas: Get-togethers, family obligations, shopping, and decorating are all good things that can eat away at the calendar. […]

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Fleeing War and Finding Peace
Fleeing War and Finding Peace

At a young age, Florence was forced to flee her country when war broke out which targeted her tribe. Throughout her life up to and including her teen years, that nagging question in her heart was: Where can a person find peace and security? At seventeen years old, she finally discovered the power to help […]

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Exploding Anger
Exploding Anger

In a moment of anger it all boils over. Words and feelings we don’t even want to admit we have just slip out. And once they’re out there, like toothpaste, they’re impossible to put back. Disagreements and stress are going to happen in any relationship. How you deal with them can make all the difference. […]

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Divorce-Proof Your Marriage
Divorce-Proof Your Marriage

Can you “divorce proof” your marriage? We hear scary (and probably inaccurate) statistics that claim that 50% of marriages end in divorce. Is there any way to prevent this? The answer is yes, although no marriage is absolutely guaranteed, there are ways you can increase your chances of success. In what way do you try […]

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Free Cookies – That’s Your Strategy?
Free Cookies – That’s Your Strategy?

  It’s easy to scoff at someone else’s evangelism strategy.  We see a tract that looks old fashioned or a witty slogan on a church sign and think, “Come on, who ever finds God through something like THAT?” But the truth is there’s no single, correct way to evangelize. As Paul writes in 1 Corinthians […]

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Your Marriage is Worth Fighting For
Your Marriage is Worth Fighting For

67% of first time marriages go the distance. I was reading a report on divorce statistics from StatsCan and this fact jumped off the page.  It seemed to contradict a much repeated statistic that 50% of marriages end in divorce.  So which one is true?  Well, they both are actually. Two of every three new […]

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