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  Marriage and Relationships

NDOA: Sex in Marriage

March 13th, 2021|

With Pastor Carol Wanjau Why is sex a taboo topic discussed in hushed tones in Christian settings? Yet God created and invented sex. As a result of our reluctance to healthily embrace and teach on it, the world has successfully pushed out a faulty view of sex and sexuality. For example sex is largely portrayed in the media as being casual, spontaneous and based purely on physical passions. At [...]

NDOA: Role Reversal in Marriage

March 13th, 2021|

With Pastor Carol Wanjau Unlike previous generations where men and women had clearly defined roles, we find that there is a lot of gender role confusion and reversal of roles in marriages today. We are in the era of the feminism and other similar movements which in a bid to empower the woman, they have inadvertently contributed to conflict in the home. However, it is worth noting that these [...]

NDOA: Dealing with Blind Spots in Marriage Part II

March 13th, 2021|

With Pastor Carol Wanjau Opposites attract and attack is a common statement used to describe spouses who seem to be so different yet are attracted to each other. One partner could have an extreme sense of self-importance while the other has a low self confidence and feeling of inadequacy. A married couple could find themselves with opposite personality disorder. This article will look at a commonly found love combination [...]

NDOA: Dealing with Blind Spots in Marriage Part I

March 13th, 2021|

With Pastor Carol Wanjau Personality disorders are an underlying cause of harmful and destructive behaviours in marriage and relationships. We all carry scars of sin and have sinful natures, but are largely consciously oblivious to them and their impact on our lives. Understanding ourselves and increasing our self-awareness can help us break out of our blind spots and improve how we interact with other people. Personality disorders are generally [...]

NDOA: Depression In Marriage Part II- Personality Disorders

December 2nd, 2020|

With Pastor Carol Wanjau Every marriage goes through challenges, some less talked about than others. Counselling Psychologist Carol Rarieya shares some information on how personality disorders play out in marriages and discusses how partners can overcome this little-understood hurdle. Personality disorders are mental disorders in which a person has very rigid and unhealthy patterns of thinking, functioning and behaving. They are typically grouped in three clusters; however, we shall [...]

NDOA – Dynamics of Working Together As A Couple

December 2nd, 2020|

NDOA with Pastor Carol Wanjau Dynamics of Working Together A typical marriage comprises two adults from different backgrounds with different personalities and communication styles. If not well balanced, these differences can lead to stand-offs in the home. To blend and complement each other’s differences therefore, there has to be an intentional effort from both spouses to find the middle ground within their marriage. Mavuno South lead Pastor Angela Kimaru [...]


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