Family Archive

Loving Those in My Life Who Are Difficult to Love

Let’s get this out there– some people are just plain difficult for me to love. I hate to admit it, but I have even prayed for them to “go
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Questions for Making Relationships Count

Relationships can weather the most difficult of times, and then can also crumble and disappear in a fleeting moment. Why is that? Why do they have to be so
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Three Things to Remember when Disappointed by Relationships

Extended family-time over the holiday can invite a whole host of emotions. From blessed to stressed, it can leave me thankful and happy to disappointed and frustrated. I can
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Signs of Another World

Do you ever wish you could just have a sign from heaven? We want signs to tell us what to do or to give us assurance in our faith.
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Four principles for creating connection with my kids

  If I could create one thing to have with my kids, it would be connection. It isn’t that I lack the ability to connect with them, it’s just
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What do I do if those closest seem most difficult to love?

Why does loving those closest to us feel the most challenging at times? We want loving the roommate, the parent or spouse to be the easiest, right? Does it
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Four things my family needs for building cohesion

Something amazing was done for my family– something we could not have done for ourselves. It came unsolicited, uninvited, yet God knew we needed it. We were given a week
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