A story of how an affair, saved a marriage, when the storm hit By Karen Van der Poll In the beginningWe met in my first year, actually my very first week at university. The fresher and her senior. As I write this I fondly reflect on what attracted me to him most; his wisdom. The […]
The Value of Investing into a Relationship
A story of how an affair, saved a marriage, when the storm hit By Karen Van der Poll In the beginningWe met in my first year, actually my very first week at university. The fresher and her senior. As I…
How one couple overcame testing times – Couples Talk experience
Last month, I tuned into my first ever Couples Talk and was actually really surprised! Surprised at how natural it felt and how life giving it was to sit down on a Monday evening and hear from such a down…
What’s happening with FamilyLife – Farsi?
Since joining the FamilyLife team in 2018 Kia and Negin, born in Iran and now living in the UK, have been busy connecting with people from the Farsi speaking community and also been working hard to make resources available in…
How to move through anxiety to building resilience
Mental health expert Sandy Trzcinski helps you understand anxiety plus shares practices to find peace and build resilience.
Thriving marriages in a ‘virtual’ Together group
One couple shares advice on how they used zoom to create a virtual 'Together' group for couples to invest in their marriages.
Meet Cavell and Reah. This young couple have blown me away with how intentional they are about investing in their marriage, for their transparency, energy and passion. Their faith is clearly important to them and they are becoming leaders and influencers with a heart for fellow millennials. I was excited to interview them. How did […]
“Oikos”. Sounds like something you’d shout out in a market to catch a friend’s attention, doesn’t it? Or maybe not! This greek word became the focus of much excitement at Familylife’s Vision & Equipping (V&E) this year, because the word is full of meaning and hope. Oikos can mean “house” or “descendents“. There is a […]
The third Monday of January – 20 January in 2020 – is sometimes known as ‘Blue Monday’, supposedly the most depressing day of the year due to a combination of post-Christmas blues, cold dark nights and the arrival of unpaid credit card bills. Although it is debated how accurate this is, January is certainly a […]