Getting married is probably one of the most significant things a person does in one’s life.
However, while years of study are spent educating ourselves for a career, little or no time
is invested in getting equipped for marriage and raising a family.
Written by Drummond and Lindah Robinson
Couples start off very much “in love” but need to be prepared for the stress and challenges life may bring against their marriage. What is God’s heart for marriage? Can a couple stay in love forever? What are the responsibilities of a husband or wife?
“Together Forever” is a course designed to give engaged couples biblical insight into the covenant of marriage and relevant, practical information to help them build a strong and fulfilled marriage. Couples seriously considering engagement will gain valuable insight to help them make this life changing decision.
Topics covered include:
- God’s Heart for Marriage
- Building a Home
- Covenant – Can a couple stay in love forever?
- What are the responsibilities of a Husband and a Wife
- God’s Order and Government in the Family
- Prayer in Marriage
- Financial Planning
- Love, Communication, Conflict resolution
- Sexual Intimacy in Marriage
PRESENT THIS COURSE AT YOUR CHURCH
Getting married is probably one of the most significant things a person does in one’s life. However, while years of study are spent educating ourselves for a career, little or no time is invested in getting equipped for marriage and raising a family.
I’m more aware of my role as a husband and the responsibility of marriage. I’ve grown spiritually and my walk with God has strengthened. We have learnt to pray and depend on God.Ryan
It presented many aspects of my future marriage that were not thought of and allowed me to cater for these issues.Steve
It changed my perception of the meaning “A woman must be submissive to her husband.” I now have a better understanding of my role as a future wife. It changed my attitude towards God, people and life in general.Melanie
Present this course at your church
In order to present the course in your church, a leader from your church needs to be trained as a facilitator. This is done by attending the course once, and then doing the facilitator training course to gain the heart of the course content and style of ministry.
Training courses are presented at the Resource Base in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, every month. See the dates and times for registration on the home page.You may also be trained by attending a course followed by the facilitator training course presented by a church accredited by us in your area.Please contact us for more information regarding training.
One does not need any special training to present this course. The Facilitators Manual that is provided with the seminar kit will help the person or couple leading the course to have a better understanding of the objectives of the teaching, ministry required and certain practical details that need to be attended to. We believe that a couple with a heart for this type of ministry should be raised up to lead the course in the local church.
BENEFITS TO THE LOCAL CHURCH
- Equip the couples in your church to have fulfilled and lasting marriages.
- Assists the pastors in preparing engaged couples for marriage.
- Excellent outreach opportunities.
Please see under testimonies how many thousands of people have been touched personally and in their marriage and family. Churches have seen leaders raised up and people committing their lives to Christ.