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Sustaining intimacy

Robert C. Leslie

Sustaining intimacy

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Published by Abingdon in Nashville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marriage.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRobert C. Leslie & Margaret G. Alter.
    ContributionsAlter, Margaret G., 1937-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV835 .L47
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. ;
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4720246M
    ISBN 100687407699
    LC Control Number78007247
    OCLC/WorldCa3843136

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Whether it takes the form of being a workaholic or other manifestations of perfectionism, the fear often works to push others away rather than draw them near.

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Sustaining intimacy book There are many who never admit they might be wrong. When we suppress these feelings and react in defensiveness and anger, we push our partner away and create distance that takes time and energy to repair. Your depth of intimacy with God is relational to your ability to persevere in all your interpersonal bonds.

Then, after talking to real happily married couples who had been married for years, Doyle discovered what she considers to be several basic truths about achieving intimacy in marriage, and it transformed her marriage—no marriage counselors needed.

Although the participants are aware that they are being videotaped, they soon become so absorbed in their own interaction that they forget they are being recorded. Get in touch with and understand the needs which affect your reactions and behaviors in a relationship.

Your child or partner!

The Seven Levels of Intimacy

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Oct 28,  · The Sustaining Power of Intimacy with God Andrew Brunson shares about his time in a Turkish prison and what he learned about intimacy with God, fear of God, and love for God during his imprisonment.

Below is a lightly edited transcript. I grew up in the ARP church. A. always ensures intimacy. B. enhances verbal, emotional, and social intimacy in interpersonal relationships.

C.

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