Relationships

How-to Homeless: Encountering Poverty with Blake Brouillette from Christ in the City

How-to Homeless: Encountering Poverty with Blake Brouillette from Christ in the City

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  For many, encountering the homeless can be uncomfortable. You see them, you want to help, but you aren’t sure how to respond. In today’s episode Christ in the City missionary Blake Brouillette shares four easy ways you can turn encountering the homeless from an awkward experience to a welcomed one.   SHOWNOTES Connect with Christ […]

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How-to Jane Austen: More than Mr. Darcy with Beth Sri

How-to Jane Austen: More than Mr. Darcy with Beth Sri

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  For many, Jane Austen’s novels are better know as Hollywood chick flicks, however, there is so much more to her stories! In today’s episode, Lisa interviews Beth Sri on why everyone (including men!) should read Jane Austen not merely for entertainment value, but for what they can teach us about virtue and life.   SHOWNOTES Beth’s […]

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To the Woman Who’s Thinking of Hooking Up on Valentine’s Day

To the Woman Who’s Thinking of Hooking Up on Valentine’s Day

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  Tomorrow is the day you’ll be reminded of that fact that you’re single, which, you tell yourself, means you’re not enough. So how are you going to handle it? Perhaps you’re still not sure. Maybe you’ll spend the day in sweats watching chick flicks and bemoaning the fact that there are no good men […]

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How-to Drama-Free: Emotional Virtue with Sarah Swafford

How-to Drama-Free: Emotional Virtue with Sarah Swafford

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  Drama-free relationships, do they even exist? In this episode, our longtime friend Sarah Swafford shares with Lisa three tips for ditching drama and living a life that strives for virtue.   SHOWNOTES Where to find Sarah Swafford: Website: EmotionalVirtue.com Facebook | Twitter | Instagram The Virtue Challenge Simply Irresistible Checklist   Connect with us! […]

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How to DTR: Define the Relationship – Be a Man, Ask Her Out

How to DTR: Define the Relationship – Be a Man, Ask Her Out

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  Are you in an ambiguous relationship? If so, it might be time to have a DTR so you both can know where you stand. In this episode, hosts Kevin and Lisa Cotter discuss some of Kevin’s DTR failures and successes, as well as walk you through four steps to help you move from “what are […]

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What do I do when I’ve met the right person at the wrong time?

What do I do when I’ve met the right person at the wrong time?

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“I think I might have found the person that I’m meant to be with, but the timing is just not right. I want to respect the situation, but at the same time I’m afraid if I don’t do something I’ll miss my chance.” He’s in a disaster of a relationship with a real wretch. She recently […]

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Ask Lisa: What’s your love story?

Ask Lisa: What’s your love story?

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During SEEK 2015, some form of “What’s your love story?” was the most tweeted question during my interview. Almost everybody loves a good love story, and with Valentine’s Day around the corner, I think now is the perfect time to share mine. (Oh, and that “50 Shades of Lies” movie that’s coming out… don’t go […]

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Ask Lisa: How Do I Avoid Emotionally Using Someone?

Ask Lisa: How Do I Avoid Emotionally Using Someone?

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Q: I get that if you’re in a relationship with someone and you’re being physically chaste, you could still be struggling with use emotionally, but how do we avoid emotionally using people – even when we’re not in a relationship? Blank Space, Baby In high school, I was that girl who was constantly on the […]

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The Trouble With Evangedating

The Trouble With Evangedating

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e·van·ge·da·ting  1. Attempting to date a non-Christian of the opposite sex with the intent of converting them to Christ, sharing the Gospel. (UrbanDictionary.com) Scenario 1: Girl meets guy through a mutual friend. He’s handsome, funny, and genuine, but isn’t really interested in God, which is important to girl. Guy asks girl out. She hesitates and […]

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