Tag: voluntary

How do I opt out of a friendship I don’t want to continue?

Published: September 18, 2015 | By | 27 Replies Continue Reading

Friendships are voluntary relationships with the right to opt out.

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In the Media – Are your friends bad for your health? (RLTV)

Published: August 27, 2014 | Last Updated: August 27, 2014 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – Are your friends bad for your health? (RLTV)

Journalist Linda Melone reviewed a new study from Carnegie Mellon University that focuses on health and friendship.

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Avoiding A One-Sided Friendship

Published: February 28, 2012 | Last Updated: May 7, 2022 By | 29 Replies Continue Reading
Avoiding A One-Sided Friendship

I have an acquaintance at church who is a real sweet gal, and often calls for a chat or asks me to coffee. I can’t call her a friend because it’s a bit of a one-sided friendship.

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Handling a ‘friend’ who doesn’t get the message

Published: December 20, 2010 | Last Updated: June 26, 2013 By | 11 Replies Continue Reading

It’s awkward and uncomfortable when a friend doesn’t get the message but you need to find a gracious way out.

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