Crossroads exists as a uniquely Christ-centered professional counseling center with a mission of helping those seeking healing of intrapersonal and interpersonal relationships making it possible to truly love God, self and others.
We are created to be unique. We are all so different— from our hair to our temperament. So are marriages. Each marriage has its own unique history, strengths and weaknesses. Yet through time we have learned that some things are universally essential for people, like food, air, relationships, and purpose. It is the same for marriages.
Sometimes, sad things happen. Losing someone we love, losing a job we hoped to keep, an unexpected move, a special pet passing away, an unwanted divorce-some things are just sad. And when these things happen, it's ok to feel sad. Just like when happy things happen we feel happy, just like when exciting things happen we feel excited, feeling sad is a natural part of being a human.
Most of us agree with the concept of 'forgiveness'.....until we're the one suffering from the actions of another. Suddenly, what we thought was 'a good idea', becomes much more complicated! Learn about the dynamics of forgiveness and some of its pragmatic benefits by reading Kirsten Weir's, "Forgiveness Can Improve Mental and Physical Health".