Married? Thinking about it or just want to understand the complexity of marriage? In short-story format, Marriage Views delivers firsthand examples of eighteen different viewpoints of marriage. It shows how couples deal with conflict, and itMoreMarried? Thinking about it or just want to understand the complexity of marriage? In short-story format, Marriage Views delivers firsthand examples of eighteen different viewpoints of marriage.
It shows how couples deal with conflict, and it provides relevant Biblical verses to help support each couple. Inspired by real-life issues, these stories provide insight into a variety of different marital situations, such as sex, money, infidelity, disrespect, love, trust, and in-laws.
In the story, And the Academy Award Goes To, Randy and Debra appear to be the perfect couple, but in private, their relationship is fraught with violence. Money problems plague newlywed couple Calvin and Rita in the story I Got Mine, You Got Yours. In Outside Children Inside Our Marriage, Candace and James deal with the effects of adultery. Biblical viewpoints and questions that serve to initiate discussion follow each story in order to help marriages become the way God desires-everlasting.
Marriage Views demonstrates that a better marriage is possible through God. What people are saying about Marriage Views Marriage Views is a valuable book that will act as a great resource for many. The compelling and relatable stories in the book help open ones eyes to some of the ridiculous and even hurtful situations that present themselves in marriage. The book also reminds readers that, while marriage is always a work in progress, its definitely worth the hard work -- and having faith certainly helps along the way. -Dawne Brooks, Former Development Editor at Prentice Hall Publishers Cleverly written, Marriage Views makes the reader feel as though they have a window seat to observe couples dealing with conflict.
The book touches on many of the issues marriages face today. Its an excellent source for both married and engaged couples. Each story causes a person to think about their own relationship and the biblical viewpoints and questions help to provide insight and encouragement to help them deal with the situation. -Wesley T. Leonard, Minister, Pre/Post Marital Counselor