Dating a man with abandonment issues
A Christian counselor will point to Jesus as our True Healer.Before our souls can be healed, our emotional wounds need to be acknowledged, grieved, and forgiven.
The ancient song-writer, King David, wrote, “Though my father and mother forsake me, the LORD will receive me” (Psalm ).Before I get into the reasons why they're so afraid, let me first address the question of whether men are more afraid of relationships than women.The debate about whether men and women are extremely similar or extremely different doesn't seem to go away, and it's largely because we have little way of proving much within the psychological arena.In the previous article, I focused on the impact of a son’s relationship to his father, while this article focuses on a son’s early relationship with his mother.
From infancy, every child needs the tender touch, attention, comfort, nurture, and love of a mother.
Dan Jenkins, a licensed psychologist and professor of psychology at Point Loma Nazarene University, notes that, “Infants are born with constant recurring needs, and if those basic needs are met they grow up to understand what it means to build relationships based on trust.