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Building Healthy Relationships: Part 4 - Intentionality

reflections Jun 13, 2017

Welcome to Part 4 of Building Healthy Relationships where we dive into what it means to be intentional with one another.


Building Healthy Relationships: Part 4 - Intentionality
By Patrick Gray and Justin Skeesuck

Building healthy...

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Building Healthy Relationships: Part 3 - Accountability

reflections Jun 12, 2017

Over the past several weeks, Justin and Patrick have shared their thoughts on how honesty and vulnerability impact our relationships. Today, they take a look at accountability. The level of honesty and vulnerability we embrace determines...

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Building Healthy Relationships: Part 2 - Vulnerability

reflections Jun 02, 2017

Last week we started exploring what we believe are the most essential building blocks of any healthy relationship. Thanks again to Matt Payne for the question: “Your shared accomplishment and friendship is extraordinary. What can the...

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Building Healthy Relationships: Part 1 - Honesty

reflections Jun 02, 2017

This week, Justin and Patrick look at another requested blog topic. Matt reached out awhile back and said, “Your shared accomplishment and friendship is extraordinary. What can the ordinary person do for a friend to build a closer...

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Facing Your "Limits": Part 2

reflections May 24, 2017

Last week we heard from Justin as he explored how he faces the challenges of his disability. Living with such significant limitations is more than daunting, but he has proved how life can be lived fully regardless of one’s struggles....

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Facing Your "Limits": Part 1

reflections May 24, 2017

Every life has challenges. We all face obstacles that seem to be impossible to overcome. But the reality is, some of these obstacles are much more difficult to face than others. Recently we heard from Elizabeth regarding her dear friend James....

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Failure: Friend or Foe

reflections May 19, 2017

When we called on all our friends on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for ideas for blog posts, we received many requests. Most were serious, a few silly, and one entirely smart assed. But we wouldn’t expect anything less from Bernard Duffy...

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Faith and The Camino - Part 2

camino stories May 19, 2017

Last week we heard from Justin regarding his perspective on how his faith impacted the Camino experience and how the Camino, in turn, impacted his faith. Today, we hear from Patrick. Thank you again to Hannah Hartzell for asking the question...

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Faith and The Camino - Part 1

camino stories May 13, 2017

There is no way around it! Taking this pilgrimage required a monumental amount of faith… faith in ourselves, faith in others, and faith in God. Hannah Hartzell asked the question “How did your faith impact your journey, and what has...

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Life vs. The Camino

camino stories May 11, 2017

Requested Blog Topic: Anytime we speak at conferences, we love spending time with attendees. On stage, we treat our talks as conversations with the audience, but nothing can replace the intimate one-on-one interactions that occur afterward....

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