Tag Archive: Intro to Blended Families


Jan 11

8/1 Conflict Solutions with Blended Families

Trying to unite two families, often torn by grief, deeper  tensions or brokenness can be a huge area for conflicts. Taking two groups of people and expecting peace and quiet is truly unrealistic. 

Therefore, blended families have special issues that require different skills of better communication, working on past issues and bringing hope for the any children involved. 

However with families, there are a few different resolution principles than we would apply to strangers, or to casual acquaintances.  The check out girl doesn’t need to hear our grievances if they don’t apply to her nor the dentist to hear our declaration of independence from family ties.