New Life Live: February 16, 2016

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Topics: Emotional Abuse, Separation, People Pleaser, Dating, Avoider, Anger
Hosts: Steve Arterburn, Dr. Jill Hubbard
Guest Host: Leslie Vernick, author of The Emotionally Destructive series

Caller Questions:

  1. How long should I put up with my emotionally destructive husband? Is the next step separation or divorce?
  2. As a people pleaser, how do I get past the emotions that come up when I am innocently blamed?
  3. What steps can I take to get my boyfriend to open up emotionally?
  4. I have been married for 30yrs to an angry abusive husband, and pastors tell me the problem is that I am not submissive.

Suggested Resources:
The Emotional Destructive Marriage
The Emotionally Destructive Relationship

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Comments

  1. Pray for the first caller “Julie” and pray for me. She grates on my nerves. Poor Steve! He keeps asking “what is the question for us?” – she ignores Steve and goes on an endless ramble. Leslie, Dr. Jill, and Steve you are saints!!!! The show is not a 1 hour session just for dear Julie. Does she have a pastor? Did she consult? She studied in a missions/seminary, but sounds spiritual immature. Maybe it’s just me, but she sounds juvenile. Surely there are othe callers who need support. Pray that I become more patient with ‘ramblers’- Thank you.

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