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Holding Firm in Crisis

  • 2013 12 Jul
Holding Firm in Crisis

There are times in all of our lives when we will face crisis. During these times we are tempting to overreact, say and do things that throw us out of balance even more. During these times, slow down. Rest. Share your burdens with trusted friends. Scripture encourages us to bear one another’s burdens—implying that we are to share burdens with each other (Galatians 6:2). During tough times, do you reach out for support? Do you offer support to others? This will help you weather the storms that are sure to come our way. 

Dr. David Hawkins is the director of the Marriage Recover Center where he counsels couples in distress. He is the author of over 30 books, including Dealing With the CrazyMakers in Your Life90 Days to a Fantastic Marriage, and When Pleasing Others is Hurting You. Dr. Hawkins grew up in the beautiful Pacific Northwest and lives with his wife on the South Puget Sound where he enjoys sailing, biking, and skiing. He has active practices in two Washington cities. You can also find Dr. Hawkins on Facebook and TwitterDr. Hawkins offers a free, 20 minute consultation, with requests sent to his email address at [email protected]. Also, remember his guarantee at The Marriage Recovery Center: 3 Days To A New Marriage, Guaranteed!