Anger is one of those emotions we don’t really like to feel, much less be the recipient of. But, anger is inevitable. How do you respond when your spouse expresses anger toward you? Often we get defensive and can’t take the complaint without fighting back. However, there are better ways to be on the receiving end of anger that will lead to a better outcome. In this episode I’ll give you 4 simple steps.
Our level of emotional sensitivity is based both on nature and nurture. Some people have high sensitivity and others low. And you can be anywhere on the scale in between. In addition what one spouse feels sensitive about the other may not. How we deal with these differing sensitivities is about management, and this episode will cover that.
Do you and your husband harbor bitterness in your marriage after the many years you have shared together. Bitterness can accumulate and before long the relationship suffers mightily. In this episode, I’ll share my own experience, the effects of harboring bitterness in your marriage, the value of forgiveness, and the way to let go of the bitterness as well as prevent it in the future.
Do you ever go through difficult seasons and keep it to yourself for fear of seeming weak, crazy, or needy. I know I have. When we retreat into ourselves, we shut out any connection we have with our spouses. This week is all about ridding the thoughts that block us from opening up and ways to get the connection back by being open and honest. I’ll show you how.
I’m sorry is just the beginning of a repair attempt in your marriage. A good repair attempt is the next step. There are 5 steps to making a repair attempt to a situation that has caused a problem in the marriage. Learning and practicing them in your marriage will do more for reconciliation than a simple “I’m sorry.”
You or your husband may be a director at work, but bring those skills into a marriage of equal partnership and things can go awry. Influencers encourage others to buy in to their program to ensure the best value and benefit to their audience. Changing from a director to an influencer will have a more lasting impact on a partnership.