Common Issues


When you are tempted to give up

When you are tempted to give up

I was at church last Sunday and our vicar put up a slide which had the following quotation on it from Joyce Meyer: “When you are tempted to give up, your breakthrough is probably just around the corner.” This really caught my attention because I am in the middle of…


Necessary Endings

Necessary Endings

Following the recent article in our members newsletter, Lock away the past and unlock the future, we have added a book to our bookshop (in both relationships and divorce categories) which has been recommended by a member. Necessary Endings by Dr Henry Cloud is...

 


Never Too Far Away

Never Too Far Away

Andy has just called us to let us know that he has found someone special with friendsfirst. He felt he just had to let us know as they had both complained to us that they hadn’t received the details of anyone local to them. Indeed Andy had even put on his profile that...

 


It only takes one profile…..

It only takes one profile…..

I’ve lost count of the number of times Dawn and I say ‘It only takes one profile to be your special someone’ when members ask how many profiles they will receive or feel they would have liked more. Today brought confirmation of that when a male member called to freeze...


Making a decision based on age

Making a decision based on age

It’s quite common for us to speak to friendsfirst members about the profiles they’ve received from us and to hear comments like “Oh I don’t want to contact him/her, he/she’s too old.” Our response is always the same and I hope…