Everything listed under: communication

  • One Thought

    As I visit with couples this week it is painfully evident how individual we often think within our relationships.  We say things like; "his problem" and "her emotions".  But in all reality, individual thinking will not create success in a marriage.  We must learn to think as a couple and combat the attacks each marriage faces as a unified force, not as two individuals.  Competitive thinking within a marriage can be good, if you are competing together and f...

  • words

    Around 80% of our communication to others comes from tone and facial expression.  When you consider the facebook and texting phenomenon is it any wonder relationships struggle at times in our society.  We are constantly communicating to others around us, good, bad or indifferent.  Today you will have an impact on others based very much on what you say or don't say.  What will that impact be?  I for one must continue to guard my words carefully so that those I come in con...