Devotion for dating couple building a foundation for spiritual intimacy
Unfortunately, by the time we started this devotional we had already thoroughly discussed many of the topics the book covers. The Spirit Tony and I went through this book before we got married.
A great devotional for couples either seriously dating or married. It did exactly what it said--helped up build a solid foundation.
It’s a 9 week devotional that challenges you individually and as a couple. We are always looking for a couples-devotional book that measures up to this one, but we haven't found one yet. I especially like that you read the short daily devotionals by yourself during the week and come together on the weekend to read a devotion together with discussion questions! While I disagree with some of the theology in the book, overall I found it helpful as a reflection and discussion device.
However, my now-fiance and I did have some very meaningful conversations that were provoked by the book, some of them even inspired by how poorly the authors had covered some of the subjects.Relationship experts Ben Young and Samuel Adams, authors of The Ten Commandments of Dating and The One, give user-friendly tips for nurturing your personal walk with God and enhancing your spiritual connection as a couple. It's filled with shallow, amateurish theological statements and trite and/or stretched analogies.As you read through the devotions each day, you will: Become a great lover by learning to love God first Develop the essential disciplines of a lasting relationship Focus on the important things in life Discover a sense of spiritual purpose and meaning Understand that grace is not just for "beginners" – it is for you, every day Whether you are dating seriously or engaged to be married, these daily personal devotions and weekly couple's devotions will help you discover the way to lifelong love. However, my now-fiance and I did have some very meaningful conversations that were provoked by the book, some of them even inspired by how poorly the authors had covered some of the subjects.Maintaining a healthy relationship centered in faith and love for God is the secret to a happy union.These devotions for couples will guide every couple there is, young or old, whether married for a long time or newly-weds, to build a strong and lasting relationship with God at the center.