Single. Married. Dating. Married Again. Single Again. In the dog house. Or the dreaded “it’s complicated”. No matter what stage of relationship you find yourself in, with friends, family, coworkers, and significant others, it can get, well…complicated. We have complicated relationships because people are messy . So in ALL our relationships we can benefit from the hope, healing and wholeness that God’s perspective can provide. Join us for our relationship series, “It’s Complicated,” where we apply Biblical wisdom and truth in our lives, no matter what stage we’re in.
Let’s face it, sometimes the things that come at us in life are hard and at times it seems like it’s coming all at once. Things like; getting past your past, loving difficult people, image management, saving money, staying calm, raising kids and more. This series we look at all that hard stuff and we get help to handle it.
As we work in our lives to become Relationally Intense with people, we can sometimes cross the line and revert to unnecessary roughness with the ones we are trying to reach or the ones we love.instead, be kind to each other, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, just as God through Christ has forgiven you.Ephesians 4:32 NIV
Jesus says, “Love your enemies! Do good to those who hate you. Bless those who curse you. Pray for those who hurt you.”Who does that? Not many people, actually. It’s what sets Christians apart, because it’s not a natural, popular, or easy response.Definitely not easy – we can only do it by being filled with God’s love.
When it comes to seeking advice about relationships, marriage, and sex, we tend to look in all the wrong places for a bargain. Everywhere we turn, we’re promised pleasure and happiness, but we’re left feeling hurt and empty. The world claims to have the answers, but maybe we’ve been asking the wrong questions all along. In our series Cheap Date, we’ll have open conversations and uncover the Bible’s best kept secrets about sex, marriage, and being single.