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The Art of Good Listening, pt. 1

The Art of Relationships Podcast - January 4, 2017

Research shows listening is the most important communication skill for interpersonal relationships and establishing a career.  Yet in our fast-paced, high-tech world, it can be a challenge to listen well.  In part 1 of this series, Dr. Chris Grace and Dr. Tim Muehlhoff identify common obstacles that prevent us from listening well.


Is it Okay to Have Relationship Goals in Marriage?

Chris Grace, Tim Muehlhoff, Ask the Expert Q&A - January 3, 2017

Dr. Chris Grace and Dr. Tim Muehlhoff often talk about having realistic expectations for marriage, but should we just lower our expectations or is it ever appropriate to set goals?  Read their answer to this question.


The Power of a Mission Statement for Marriage

Biola CMR, Erik Thoennes - December 28, 2016

God calls us to glorify Him with our lives, and that includes our marriages.  In today's video, Dr. Erik Thoennes encourages couples to articulate the purpose of their marriage so they're better equipped to serve and glorify God.


Out with the Old and In with the New: A Hope-Filled Reflection for the New Year

Chris Grace - December 27, 2016

The Bible says God has already begun the work of making things new, but why do we so often miss it?  As we enter a new year with our hopes and dreams, Dr. Chris Grace reminds us of God’s promises and the hope we have in Him.


Sanctification Through Marriage

The Art of Relationships Podcast - December 21, 2016

Why did God design marriage? What can we learn about the character of God and His perfect love through a marriage relationship surrendered to Him? In this episode, Dr. Chris Grace and Dr. Tim Muehlhoff take a deeper look at God’s purpose for marriage as they discuss insights from Gary Thomas, author of Sacred Marriage.


5 Ways to Manage Christmas Stress

Tim Muehlhoff - December 20, 2016

Christmas is a time for remembering the grace and love of God through the gift of His son. Christmas is also a time for gathering together with family. Whether it's due to broken relationships or societal pressure of an ideal Christmas celebration, family gatherings can be stressful. In this blog post, Dr. Tim Muelhoff gives 5 practical ways to manage the stress of family gatherings, while remembering the grace and love God makes available to us.


Three Ways Our Relationships Reflect God

Biola CMR, Erik Thoennes - December 14, 2016

God is profoundly relational by nature and since we are made in His image, we are relational beings as well, both with Him and with others. So how does this affect our relationships? In today's video, Dr. Erik Thoennes discusses the three ways we most reflect God in our relationships with others and how they act as a catalyst for our sanctification.


Why Do We Place People in the “Friend Zone"?

Chris Grace, Tim Muehlhoff, Ask the Expert Q&A - December 13, 2016

Categories help us to make sense of our world, especially when it comes to understanding the relationships we encounter.  Read Dr. Chris Grace and Dr. Tim Muelhoff's words of advice for navigating relationship "zones."

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