relationship blog

The Key to Keeping Your Relationship Arguments Healthy

Maria Baer writes a blog for RELEVANT about how important it is to be intentional and forthright with the language you use.

Look, But Don’t Lust

Jake and Melissa Kircher write a column for RELEVANT about the rules of attraction within a committed relationship and how to appreciate beauty without letting your eye and mind wander.

The Heavy Yoke of Beauty

Sean Bess writes a column for RELEVANT about the pressure to measure up to society’s wrong ideas of what beauty is.

Why are We Surprised by Weinergate?

Chris Bernard writes for RELEVANT about the scandal surrounding Rep. Anthony Weiner and how society has misunderstood intimacy.

The Care and Keeping of (Facebook) Friends

Kent Woodyard write for RELEVANT about the nature of social media friendships and how we can be more intentional in our online and in-person relationships.

Finding Hope After a Miscarriage

Jesse Harden shares the story of his wife’s miscarriage and how they found hope and healing.

Make Up or Break Up?

Debra Fileta writes for RELEVANT about what to consider before you call off a break-up.

Why Cohabitation Doesn’t Work

Rob McNiff writes a blog for RELEVANT looking at the reasons why cohabitation doesn’t work.

Some People Just Don’t Like You

Maria Baer writes a blog for RELEVANT about the signs that mean someone just doesn’t like you.

Finding—and Being—Good Community

Ryan Haack writes a blog for RELEVANT about having a disability and what it means to find community.

How to Find “The One”

Jake and Melissa Kircher write a blog for RELEVANT about finding the one—and how it’s more important for you to make yourself the one than finding someone else.

How to Honor Your Parents

Richard Hillier writes a column for RELEVANT about learning to honor our parents—even when it seems like they’re trying to thwart us.

The Heart Behind the Power of Half

RELEVANT talked to Kevin Salwen, the man behind the book The Power of Half, about how he decided to give up half of his money to help people.

10 Ways to Fail to Communicate

Chad Miller writes a column for RELEVANT about the 10 different communication methods/types that impede our ability to communicate with others.

Liking Your Neighbor

Shannon Quay writes a column for RELEVANT about the need to like your neighbor—not just love them.

Relationships Are Painful and Worth It

Chris Rule writes a column for RELEVANT about the value of investing in relationships—even when it hurts.

Being Single with Intentionality

Lauren Sheehan writes a column for RELEVANT about being single in a church often catered to married couples, and how to be intentional about her singleness.

Forgive Us, For We Know Not What We Do

Chris Bernard writes a blog for RELEVANT about forgiveness, and how he has yet to find reconciliation with his father.

A Silent God

Scott Turbeville writes a blog for RELEVANt, describing his difficulty in dealing with the death of his mother and the apparent silence of God.