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The Key to Healthy Family Communication family communication family growth strategies Sep 26, 2022

Do you ever struggle with healthy communication?

While it can be hard to communicate well in the workplace or amongst your peers, it is often more difficult with your own family.

You may feel like we’re preaching to the choir here. With challenges like generational gaps, opposing...

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You’re Different… and So Is Your Family family communication Sep 19, 2022

“Why can’t you be like me?!”

Have you ever been in a family disagreement where someone used that line? We can all feel the anger or pain that followed that moment.

In fact, it’s usually one of the worst questions you can ask when you are navigating conflict.

You see,...

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Take Another Look at Your Conflict family communication family growth strategies Sep 12, 2022

Replay videos have become significant in today’s sports games. Being able to access multiple camera angles of an incident has become the norm, and the results are revealing. By looking at an event from many perspectives, we can actually get the full story — and it can change the game....

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Fight Like You Mean It family communication family growth strategies Sep 05, 2022

What is the purpose of conflict?

Some people spend their lives trying to avoid it. Others can’t seem to get out of an endless cycle of conflict — almost as though they are seeking it.

We would never fight in a perfect world… right? The reality is, that conflict actually has a...

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Building Blocks of the Body family communication Aug 29, 2022

A beautiful aspect of scripture is the imagery that Christ presents in describing how we are connected to Him.

He is the vine; we are the branches.

He is the bridegroom; we are the bride.

He is the shepherd; we are the sheep.

We are all beautifully and complementarily unified together in Christ....

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Framing the Family family communication family growth strategies Aug 15, 2022

What is the role of family in a culture that glorifies independence and individuality?

The family unit is inarguably the root of society. Each member plays an integral and distinctive role within the family itself. When each member performs their part, the family flourishes. When family thrives,...

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The Purpose of Family: Training the Next Generation For Good family communication family growth strategies Jun 30, 2022

What’s the purpose of family? If you ask people, the answers vary, but they often center on ideas like love, support, care, companionship, and even fun. While those answers are good, there are bigger ideas that we need to rediscover.

Family is a unit. Some in the past have called it an...

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The Secret Sauce to Keeping Your Family Together? family communication legacy lessons Jun 17, 2022

Is there a secret sauce of family togetherness? Maybe so, but it’s probably not what you’d expect. It’s not time on the soccer fields. Not shuttling back and forth between activities. Not the best SAT scores, going to the top universities, or even time at the lake house.

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Tell Your Meaningful Family Stories family communication legacy lessons Jun 14, 2022

There’s healing power in telling your family story.

Emily Esfahani Smith in “The Two Kinds of Stories We Tell About Ourselves,” writes simply:

“We are all storytellers — all engaged…in an act of creation of the composition of our lives. . . . By taking the...

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Addressing Conflict for a Successful Family Legacy family communication Jun 11, 2022

What is the purpose of family?

Too often, we’ve allowed our culture to define family and its purpose. In 1962, Del Webb made it on the cover of an issue of Time magazine. Why? For his creation of the retirement community. He espoused the idea, “You’ve worked hard all your life,...

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