Relationship Boundaries: Protecting Your Precious Heart

We often hear the word boundaries in conversation, but what exactly is a boundary and how do we use them in relationships?

One of the simplest ways to understand what a boundary is, is to imagine a property surrounded by a fence with gates that allow access to the property or keep people off of the property. You have the right to choose who you allow on to your property or not. You can open or close the gate.