At first glance, strangers might mistakenly label Royleane and Steve Otteson “unequally yoked” because Roy is active in the LDS Church and Steve has transitioned. In fact, these two are an amazing pair of equals who have navigated their own unique faith transitions with dignity and respect for each other and closeness in their relationship. Join Kristy as they share their story and insights about what worked for them and as the model practical exercises on building mutual respect, step 2 in a 6 step solution-focused series for couples. For couples who want to do these exercises at home, you can download the free workbook Kristy put together here.
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