fear of rejection

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How Do You Bounce Back After Being Rejected?

These four tips for dealing with rejection will show you how to bounce back and get over the sting of rejection. If you feel physical sick and emotionally humiliated because someone rejected you, you’re normal! Feeling excluded, rejected and abandoned isn’t just emotionally painful, it’s physically harmful.

5 Steps to Overcoming Insecurity in Your Relationships

Imagine how amazing it’ll be to feel secure, safe, and happy in any relationship. These steps will help you overcome insecurity in all your relationships, so you can build a foundation of peace, love, and joy in your life. This article was inspired by a comment from a reader who is struggling with deep feelings of anxiety and insecurity in her […]

How to Overcome Fear of Love

These ways to overcome fear of love are inspired by a reader’s question on my “scared to love” article. The first step to overcoming your fear of relationships is to recognize the signs. In Love Me, Don’t Leave Me: Overcoming Fear of Abandonment and Building Lasting, Loving Relationships, Michelle Skeen describes how to break the self-fulfilling cycle of mistrust, fear, […]

Overcoming Fear of Abandonment in Relationships

You’re in a relationship with someone who isn’t good for you, yet you can’t leave. Overcoming your fear of abandonment is the first step to breaking free from destructive relationships. In Love Me, Don’t Leave Me: Overcoming Fear of Abandonment and Building Lasting, Loving Relationships, Michelle Skeen describes the roots of fear of abandonment and how fear can lead us […]

When You’re Scared to Get Married

Whether you call it marriage doubts or pre-wedding jitters – or you’re scared to get married even though you’re not even engaged yet – here are a few things to think about. The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God by Timothy Keller and Kathy Keller will help you square with mistaken beliefs of modern […]

How to Accept That He Doesn’t Love You Anymore

If you can’t stop the words “he doesn’t love me” from running through your brain and breaking your heart, you’re not alone. Here’s how to accept the pain of rejection when he says he doesn’t love you anymore. In Radical Acceptance: Embracing Your Life With the Heart of a Buddha, Tara Brach describes how to break from from the trance of unworthiness that […]