This pull becomes a destructive compulsion that corrodes the integrity of the relationship.
It replaces respect and compassion with anger and resentment.
This is not a list where it’s all or nothing—that is, in order to be a disciple, all of these ideas need to be in place.
It’s important to remember that discipleship is a process and a journey.
They can provide love, support, happiness, friendship, advice and guidance.
The classic struggle of all relationships is finding the right calculus in the togetherness-and-autonomy equation.
Typically, when a relationship is under stress, one of the partners asks for physical space to break the tension. The best way to incorporate space is by being proactive and providing emotional rather than physical space.
The problems could occur with a family member, a friend, a lover or even a work colleague.
If a certain partnership or connection is not fulfilling your expectations, your happiness can be affected.