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Posts from ‘March, 2011’

Dealing with the Family in Crisis

It doesn’t take much to put a family in crisis. Your child is using drugs; your spouse is out of work. Your test results are questionable or you’re going through a divorce. One day everything is fine and the next you are in the throes of chaos. How do you handle the challenge of getting your family back on its feet, able to cope with whatever lies ahead, without everyone succumbing to the calamity?

Change can be difficult, especially when you least expect it. But knowing what to do during these challenging times is the best way to counter any long-lasting ill effects.… CONTINUE READING

Are You Lovable?

“It makes no difference how deeply seated may be the trouble; how hopeless the outlook; how muddled the tangle; how great the mistake. A sufficient realization of love will dissolve it all. If only you could love enough you would be the happiest and most powerful being in the world.” Emmet Fox

Love — this can be the only path to happiness. Some people find it hard to express their love. Some people love so much that it’s smothering. There has to be a natural balance.

The power to love is within us all. We choose to love one another because we know that it makes us whole and adds to our interconnectedness.… CONTINUE READING