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4 posts tagged with "conflict"

Fighting for Your Marriage

Fighting for Your Marriage
In the difficult stretches of marriage, it's important for me to remember that my husband is not the enemy but we have an Enemy. Here are a few “marriage helps” I have tucked away.
We are not in a challenging stretch right now but I’m really working on the second part of #5 (connection cues).
1. There will be seasons when your feelings of love dry up. Do the acts of love despite your feelings. (Timothy Keller) Ask God to help you do one act of kindness today.
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React Less, Respond More

React Less, Respond More
I have four boys and I never know what my day will look like....
I may encounter grumpy attitudes, a few squabbles, stressed-out kids or a stressed-out hubby. And what if I am grumpy too? I think most of us have the potential for stressful days and hectic days. Here are a few things that I whisper to my heart that helps me to live more in responder mode... Read More

Marriage: Fighting Fair

Marriage: Fighting Fair
My husband and I have been married for twenty-one years and we have learned that conflict is inevitable. When we first navigated conflict, it was quite messy because one of us had a tendency to “shut down” and one of us had a tendency to “escalate”. We have learned some tools along the way... Read More
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