Archive for December, 2015

Friendship dilemmas of being a pastor’s wife

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A pastors wife feels left out of ministry friendships.

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A mom worries that her 13-year-old daughter can’t keep friends

December 15, 2015 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

The daughter can’t keep friends because they wind up losing respecting for her.

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In the Media – When your friend is pregnant

December 14, 2015 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – When your friend is pregnant

In Latina, Cristina Arreola wrote about the complications occur when a friend is pregnant and you’re not.

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In the Media – On Amitié

December 14, 2015 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – On Amitié

In the style section of the French Weekly, L’Express, journalist Mina Soundarim writes about Amitié (friendship)

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Disappointed family excluded from a surprise party

December 12, 2015 | By | 8 Replies Continue Reading

A sister is upset that she hasn’t been invited to a surprise party for her brother.

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How do you tell a classmate you don’t really want to be her friend?

December 10, 2015 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

A 15-year-old girl wonders whether she should tell a classmate she doesn’t want to be friends.

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Should I keep sending Christmas greeting cards to people who don’t respond?

December 9, 2015 | By | 23 Replies Continue Reading
Should I keep sending Christmas greeting cards to people who don’t respond?

A reader wonders if she might be sending too many Christmas greeting cards since hers seem to go unacknowledged.

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Reader Wisdom: On loneliness over the holidays

December 8, 2015 | By | 20 Replies Continue Reading
Reader Wisdom: On loneliness over the holidays

On a thread called “Why Would Someone Have No Friends?,” a reader commented that she felt lonely and isolated over the holidays. Many people feel that way at this time of year. She wrote: …I don’t have a family. No parents, no siblings. None. My cousins are all over the world, and since we were […]

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When a friend seems jealous of you getting engaged

December 7, 2015 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
When a friend seems jealous of you getting engaged

Jillian Kramer wrote an article for Brides Magazine on how to handle friends who are jealous of you getting engaged.

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Feeling lonely? 14 Tips for getting over the holiday hump

December 6, 2015 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading
Feeling lonely? 14 Tips for getting over the holiday hump

The holiday season can be depressing if you are feeling lonely or dispirited while everyone else seems joyous and happy.

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