Reviving


When You’re Sad Because You Never Married

If you feel sad because you never married, guess what? You’re normal and healthy. We were made for companionship. God created us to spend life in pairs, with partners. He created us to love and be loved in return. And this makes it worse! Why on earth – if God created you to love and […]

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5 Ways to Respond When Your Boyfriend Stops Texting You

At the beginning of your relationship, your boyfriend texted all the time. But gradually – or suddenly! – he started texting you less. Did your boyfriend lose interest? Why isn’t he sending as many text messages? And, what should you do? Here’s what one frustrated girlfriend says: “My boyfriend used to text me and call me […]


How to Heal Your Heart After Your Marriage Falls Apart

“My marriage fell apart and I’m scared my heart will never heal,” says a “She Blossoms” reader. She asked for help coping after her husband left her, and for ideas on how to trust God for healing her broken heart. She knows God has a plan for her…but what is it? How will she find […]

5 Ways to Heal Your Heart After a Marriage Falls Apart

How to Forgive Your Husband for Cheating While He Was Alive

How to Forgive Your Husband for Cheating While He Was Alive

After her husband died, Kate found out her husband was having an affair. How do you cope with your husband’s death — and forgive him for cheating on you while he was alive? Here’s my reader’s comment: “Nobody has addressed being married to husband who died, then finding out he cheated with a coworker for […]


5 Ways to Stop Protecting Yourself From Falling in Love

Today, two readers asked for tips on how to get rid of fear in relationships. Here, you’ll learn how to stop protecting yourself from falling in love, and maybe consider fresh new ideas for committing to a healthy relationship. Here’s what one reader said: “I’m scared to fall in love,” says Jilly on When You […]

5 Ways to Stop Protecting Yourself From Falling in Love

5 Ideas for Leaving Your Partner When You Live Together

How to Leave Your Partner When You Live Together

These tips will help you Blossom by giving your the hope and inspiration you need to leave your partner when you’re living together. Ending a relationship is never easy; leaving a partner you love and live with might be the most difficult thing you’ve ever done. If you have children together, figuring out how to […]


How to Decide What to Do About a Troubled Relationship

Whether your “troubled relationship” is a difficult marriage, uncomfortable work situation or toxic family drama, these steps will help you decide what to do. First, here’s a comment from a reader who took too long to make a decision about her troubled marriage: “I’ve been separated from my husband for a year,” says Tonya on […]

How to Decide What to Do About a Troubled Relationship

Reasons You Aren’t Facing the Truth About Your Relationship

10 Reasons You Can’t Face the Truth About Your Relationship

Accepting the truth about someone you love is hard, even if you know he isn’t good for you. These 10 reasons you can’t face the truth about your relationship will help you see him — and yourself — in a different light. Sometimes we know the truth deep down, but we don’t want to admit […]


How to Stop a Love-Hate Relationship From Ruining Your Life 

The helplessness and frustration of loving someone you hate (or who hates you) can ruin your life – unless you learn how to stop the relationship from overpowering you. A reader inspired me to write this article; she is feeling trapped and helpless in a love-hate relationship. While you’re reading my tips on how to […]

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Hope and Healing for Pastors Wives Getting Over the Affair

Getting Over an Affair – Help and Hope for Pastors’ Wives

Yes, you can get over his affair – even when you want to hide with the covers pulled over your head! As a pastor’s wife, you need all the help and hope you can get to keep moving forward even when you want to lie down and give up. These ideas on how to recover […]