So, I'd give the book itself a rather low rating..I'll bump up because I actually think that, in a perhaps unintended way, the book accomplished exactly what it was supposed to do for us.
This book has given me quite an interesting mix of feelings.
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.
Their somewhat didactic approach, however, might turn off some readers, and the length and intensity of the course may mean that others lose steam partway through.© Publishers Weekly This was a good experience to go through with your dating partner.
As a couple though we did go through some up and downs but that was due to Christ working through this devotional and bringing issues we had to the surface.
As you read through the devotions each day, you will: Young, host of the syndicated radio show The Single Connection, and Adams, a clinical psychologist, present a nine-week course of daily devotionals for committed Christians involved in long-term relationships and aiming toward marriage.
Successful relationships take work, the authors remind us. He earned his master's from Western Seminary and a doctorate from George Fox University.
I know that my relationship with Christ has grown as well as my relationship with my girlfriend.
So if you want that more intimate relationship with Christ and your relationship with you significant other to grow I suggest you give this a read.
Their somewhat didactic approach, however, might turn off some readers, and the length and intensity of the course may mean that others lose steam partway through. He maintains a full time counseling practice in Austin, Texas.
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If you are like most dating couples, you are looking for more than just a companion – you want a soul mate!
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