Life's so much better when you can get on with your mom or dad, step mom or step dad, children or step children, siblings or step siblings - and let's not even mention the in-laws!Whether you are currently dating, or in a long-term partnership, browse our downloads to see if we can help you make more of the relationships you treasure.The wisest man in the bible, King Solomon said, Guard your affections, for out of them come the issues of life.I see far too many people jumping into relationships and not guarding their affections, only to become confused, disillusioned, and devastated.We need to keep telling ourselves the basic truths of a healthy and truly loving relationship. While you spend time getting to know someone as a friend, you are able to see more clearly whether they are right for you and you for them.There is no more valuable friend to a dating relationship than time. Impatience is a sure sign of relational immaturity that will lead to hurt unimaginable.
After things have gotten better, there are things that you can do to ensure that your relationship continues to thrive and grow.Relationships are one of the first things that all of us take for granted. But yet, we forget how much something really matters to us when we don’t stand to lose it.And it usually takes losing something to realize its importance and value.You may think no one has ever made you feel like this and you can’t help but be amazed at the chemistry, or electricity between you and this new love. But sadly those involved don’t take the time to get to know each other before jumping into something serious.Often these kinds of relationships built on infatuation can die as quickly as they spring up.It is characterized by urgency, intensity, sexual desire, and or anxiety, in which there is an extreme absorption in another.