Love Languages: Acts of Service

On the self-help aisles of bookstores across North America, there is no shortage of topics related to the philosophy of love and relationship. Among them, The Five Love Languages: How to Express Heartfelt Commitment to Your Mate by Gary Chapman. The book outlines five ways to express and experience love between romantic partners which Chapman describes as “love languages.” This week our hosts explore and share their views on the third love language: acts of service.

In this episode

  • Discovering where acts of service falls on your own list of love languages
  • How to set expectations about acts of service in a relationship
  • Potential challenges for giving and receiving acts of service in a relationship 
  • Ideas for providing your partner with acts of service
  • How acts of service can evolve in a relationship 
  • How to improve yourself when it comes to doing more acts of service for your partner or appreciating their acts of service