Bible studies for newly dating couples
Unfortunately, the devotions do little to help readers understand biblical perspectives on marriage itself. 2000) -- From Beliefnet --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
It has given me new ways to look at things rather than my own stubborn ways.But what scares me more is when a couple calls it quits after 20, 30 or 40 years.Once you get past the “11th-year-fear,” shouldn’t some deep interconnectedness set in to provide stability for the onslaught of the years?When should you intervene in someone else's life–especially your husband or wife? How can you hear God's wisdom through the voice of another person?Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall; but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength.The rest of the chapter breathes a reminder to seek God’s care.
Marriages, like careers or characters, aren’t made overnight.
Session One Adam and Eve: Ideal Companions Beyond stereotypes and parodies, this story reveals God's original plan for human marriage and demonstrates how sin has distorted it.
Can you recognize both God's plan and sin's distortion in your marriage?
Overview Nine inductive Bible studies from Inter Varsity profile men and women in relationship, highlighting lessons for married couples and for those learning about marriage.
Introduction Getting the Most Out of This section introduces the topic, explains the structure followed in each study and offers tips for those approaching the study on their own as well as those participating in a group.
When people stop praying and assume an attitude of belligerent self-sufficiency, said Peck, they shrink the world to their perspective and seek to control it according to their whims. Marriages that go the distance are inevitably built on trust—in God and in each other. • Who around us has gone through rough places and survived? How might we gain new insights from their experiences?