Faith Filled Family Magazine January 2017 - Page 75
The advice of a Christian counselor is advisable since negative communication and destructive behavior exists . A counselor will teach positive communication skills and what is acceptable behavior because your spouse may not possess effective skills . Additionally , a counselor will help your spouse work out their trust issues freeing them from deep emotional wounds that are
keeping them in bondage .
Your relationship can be reconciled , and you can grow stronger as a couple . If control escalates into abuse , and your life is being threatened , please remove yourself from the situation . It doesn ’ t mean the end of your marriage , but you need to ensure that both you and your children are safe . There is always this potential in a relationship as often control and abuse go hand-in-hand .