divorce Archives - Elisabeth Klein

Rebuilding Trust

Question: How do I forgive my spouse, and what is the difference between forgiving him and trusting him? This is about the weightiest of all topics, isn’t it?  Let me start by saying that I believe we are all called to forgive everyone for what they’ve done to us, but...

Poster Girl for Divorce

I promised myself as a little girl that I would never get divorced.  I promised myself as a teenager that I would never get divorced.  I promised myself on my wedding day — before God and my new husband and our families and friends — that I would never get...

Waiting

I’ve caught myself saying things like this over the past month: I desperately need Christmas this year, and I’m holding out for the miracle, and I need the arrival. But what does that even mean? How can I be waiting on something – or Someone – who already came?...

Getting through the Holidays

Are you in a hard marriage? Are you separated? Are you divorced? Are you a single mom? Are you dreading holiday gatherings? Are you dreading not having plans on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day or New Year’s Eve? Are you dreading not being able to do your years’-long...