Conflict: Conflicting Desires


Overview

Relationships take two people, and if you agreed on everything, one of you would be unnecessary. So you’re going to have conflicting desires. But that’s not the problem; the problem is that one person’s desires can’t always win and so someone has to give every time. When you have conflicting desires, ask yourself, can I give this up? You can’t fight for everything as if they’re equal. If you both feel strongly about something, find out what’s behind it. There may be a third option that meets both needs. Listen for more wisdom from Dr. Cloud about conflicting desires in marriage.

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