Relationships can be the most complicated and painful part of your life. The paradox is that they can also be the most rewarding and also a great blessing. My parents were married 60 years before my dad passed away, and I don’t remember them having one fight. They were a great couple. My dad used to joke that they didn’t need a dishwasher because he was a ‘built-in’! He always treated my mom like a queen, honoring her at every opportunity.
There are many different kinds of relationships, but certain principles help in all of them. Being AUTHENTIC is an important one. (more…)