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31 01, 2017

Relationship Advice: Parents Stay Connected to Your Gay Kids

When our kids are born we have so many hopes and dreams for them. We formulate a vision in our minds of the kind of life they might have .We want them to be healthy, happy, and for the most part, expect that they’ll make us grandparents one day and carry on our family [...]

16 12, 2016

Marriage Counseling: When Adult Children Make Bad Choices

Having kids away at college or newly living on their own can be a hard adjustment for parents to make. You do your best to raise them, instill good values and work ethic and they turn out to be who they are because of or in spite of that. Sometimes that first taste of [...]

14 10, 2016

Raising Older Kids, Influence and Peer Pressure

As kids get older it seems they listen less to us and more to their friends. They resist our parental attempts to instill good citizenship and care more about what their peer group thinks of them than just about anything. The teen years are about separating from parents and finding their own identities. This often [...]

13 10, 2016

Mixing it all together – Faith and Family

Couples face differing challenges as we age. Middle-aged couples have a lot to juggle; raising kids, career challenges, planning for the future. This is the time of life when we are sort of “stuck in the middle.” We’re looking back and we’re looking ahead. Sometimes we can feel like we’ve got too many balls in [...]