Billy Graham / Religion & Spirituality

Why Don't My Husband and I Talk Anymore?

Q: When we got married 40 years ago, it seems like my husband and I talked all the time about everything under the sun. A: Have you ever heard the phrase "companionable silence"? If this describes your relationship, be grateful for it!

How Can I Deal With My Control Freak Mother?

Q: I suppose you've heard of "control freaks" -- you know, people who try to control us or run our lives. A: No, it doesn't entitle her to keep interfering and trying to control you, especially now that you're an adult and also married.

When Do I Need to Ask for Forgiveness?

Q: If you ask God to forgive you for something you did to someone, does that mean you also need to ask them for forgiveness? A: It's always important to seek the forgiveness of those we've hurt,even if it is hard to do.

Are Some People Born Unhappy?

Q: I work with a woman who just never seems to be happy. A: We all have different personalities, and some people do seem to have a natural bent toward unhappiness.