Articles Tagged honoring parents

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A Father’s Blessing

by admin on March 28, 2013 in Communication, Family with 14 Comments

Because we don’t entertain the notion of a dowry anymore and because this meeting might be intimidating, it’s easy to view the father’s blessing as an antiquated act that is no longer relevant to our age of independence. Honoring one’s parents, however, is never an irrelevant act. Although you cannot force your fiancé to do this, you can ask him to and you can pray that he will.

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The Sweet Christian Bride

10 Considerations for Choosing a Bridal Party: #7

by admin on December 27, 2012 in Bridal Party, Family with No Comments

Address their concerns. If you decline their suggestion, see if you can address their real need behind it. For example, if your parents were worried about your sister feeling left out, you can tell them how you intend to honor your sister in a different way.

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