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  1. The Mingling of Souls: God's Design for Love, Sex, Marriage & Redemption
    The Mingling of Souls: God's Design for Love, Sex, Marriage & Redemption
    Matt Chandler, Jared Wilson
    David C. Cook / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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In today's world, we're inundated with songs, movies, and advice that contradict and cheapen God's design for love and intimacy. Helping married couples and singles navigate these concerns, Chandler offers an eternal, counterintuitive perspective from the Song of Solomon. Discover the process that this biblical role model followed - from attraction and courtship to marriage and arguing.

  1. Make Us One: Praying Together for our Marriages
    Make Us One: Praying Together for our Marriages
    Stonecroft / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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Stonecroft's resource, Make Us One, creates the perfect setting to spend time in prayer with women for your marriages. Each chapter offers you encouragement from God's Word, discussion prompts for growing your faith, Scripture-saturated prayer, and a place to reflect on God's faithfulness.

If you desire a strong marriage, Make Us One is for you. Perhaps you know women who would benefit from looking to the Bible for insight into their marriages. Invite them to pray together through Make Us One.

See what God will do when you set aside time to pray together for your husbands and your marriages.

  1. The Zimzum of Love
    The Zimzum of Love
    Rob Bell, Kristen Bell
    HarperOne / 2014 / Hardcover
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New York Times bestselling author Rob Bell and his wife, Kristen Bell, explore a whole new way of understanding our most intimate and powerful relationship: marriage. The concepts behind The Zimzum of Love open ways for us to transform and deepen how we love.

  1. God Loves Sex: An Honest Conversation About Sexual Desire and Holiness
    God Loves Sex: An Honest Conversation About Sexual Desire and Holiness
    Dan B. Allender, Tremper Longman III
    Baker Books / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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It's a question Christians have always struggled with: what does it mean to be holy and filled with sexual desire? Pairing psychological and biblical insights, Allender and Longman draw on the Song of Songs to reveal that God's gift of sexuality is for everybody - and that God uses it to draw us deeper into his love.

  1. From This Day Forward: Five Commitments to Fail-Proof Your Marriage
    From This Day Forward: Five Commitments to Fail-Proof Your Marriage
    Craig Groeschel, Amy Groeschel
    Zondervan / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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The choices you make each and every day determine not only your relationship with God but also the quality of your marriage. In this book, you will discover five commitments that will absolutely fail-proof your marriage. If you make these decisions, you can and will have the marriage God wants you to experience.

  1. Pure Eyes, Clean Heart: A Couple's Journey to Freedom from Pornography
    Pure Eyes, Clean Heart: A Couple's Journey to Freedom from Pornography
    Jen Ferguson, Craig Ferguson
    Discovery House / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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In this candid account, Craig and Jen Ferguson share their personal story of the shame, anger, and hopelessness associated with Craig's porn addiction. It threatened to destroy their marriage until they discovered how drawing close to Christ could lead them out of the pit of sinful habits, unhealthy responses, and personal despair toward true recovery. Marked by biblical and practical guidance for addressing the heart issues that lead to addiction, Pure Eyes, Clean Heart offers encouragement and hope to those who struggle - or whose loved ones struggle - with the lure of pornography. Includes Scripture-based prayers, discussion questions for couples, and other helpful resources.

  1. The Uncommon Marriage Adventure: A Daily Journey to Draw You Closer to God and Each Other
    The Uncommon Marriage Adventure: A Daily Journey to Draw You Closer to God and Each Other
    Tony Dungy, Lauren Dungy
    Tyndale Momentum / 2014 / Hardcover
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Today, fewer and fewer people are getting married or evenseeing marriage as desirable. In this devotional for married couples, the Dungys lift up marriage as a gift from God and share biblically based reflections and encouragement for strengthening your marriage. Includes 16 weeks of devotional readings.

  1. The Best Year of Your Marriage: 52 Devotions to Bring You Closer
    The Best Year of Your Marriage: 52 Devotions to Bring You Closer
    Jim Daly, Jean Daly
    Jim Daly / 2014 / Imitation Leather
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This beautiful 52-week devotional provides Christian couples with an easy way to read Scripture, pray, and engage in spiritual discussions and activities to strengthen their relationship and marriage. Perfect for younger couples in building a strong spiritual foundation early on, it’s a great resource for couples of any age or stage who want to grow closer as they follow God together.

  1. Setting Your Marriage Free: Discover and Enjoy Your Freedom in Christ Together
    Setting Your Marriage Free: Discover and Enjoy Your Freedom in Christ Together
    Neil T. Anderson, Charles Mylander
    Bethany House / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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Is your marriage the best it can be? The same powerful principles from Neil Anderson's Steps to Freedom in Christ that helped set more than one million people free from spiritual bondage can now revolutionize your relationship with your spouse! Neil Anderson and coauthor Charles Mylander offer you the practical tools you need to safeguard your marriage against the things that threaten to destroy it.

  1. A Lifelong Love: What If Marriage Is About More Than Just Staying Together?
    A Lifelong Love: What If Marriage Is About More Than Just Staying Together?
    Gary Thomas
    David C. Cook / 2014 / Hardcover
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Are you feeling discouraged about your marriage? Infuse it with spiritual and relational passion! Focusing on three key elements to building a strong relationship - a magnificent obsession with God, a desire to pursue a deeper kind of love, and intentionally seeking oneness - Thomas offers the guidance you need to draw closer to your spouse and the Lord.

  1. Messy, Beautiful Love: Hope and Redemption for Real-Life Marriages
    Messy, Beautiful Love: Hope and Redemption for Real-Life Marriages
    Darlene Schacht
    Thomas Nelson / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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Financial problems, sickness, aging parents, depression - no matter how long you've been married or how strong your relationship is, sooner or later threatening trials will come along. Helping you and your spouse center yourselves on the cross, Schacht reveals what a blessing messy love can be - when it's laid at God's feet!

  1. Joined by the Church, Sealed by a Blessing: Couples and Communities Called to Conversion Together
    Joined by the Church, Sealed by a Blessing: Couples and Communities Called to Conversion Together
    Diana Macalintal, Nick Wagner
    Liturgical Press / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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Joined by the Church, Sealed by a Blessing does more than help parish leaders plan excellent wedding liturgies and prepare engaged couples well. It enables parish leaders to address the challenges of increased divorce, fewer Catholic weddings, empty pews on Sundays, and the increasing number of people who choose no faith. This is the one book that will give you a comprehensive plan to address these concerns with confidence, creativity, and clarity.

With over fifty years of combined hands-on experience in parish and diocesan liturgy preparation and catechumenate formation, Diana Macalintal and Nick Wagner give you more than just another marriage preparation resource. They give you a parish transformation tool.

  1. 101 Ways to Build a Stronger, More Exciting Marriage
    101 Ways to Build a Stronger, More Exciting Marriage
    H. Norman Wright
    Harvest House Publishers / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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Christian counselor Norm Wright draws on his years of counseling couples to provide insightful conversation starters for you and your partner. You'll find innovative ideas to spark your creativity; observations on romance to encourage intimacy; topics to strengthen your relationship; conversation starters to enhance communication; and nonthreatening openings for sensitive topics.

  1. Draw Close: A Devotional for Couples
    Draw Close: A Devotional for Couples
    Willard F. Harley, Joyce S. Harley
    Revell / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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From the best-selling author of His Needs, Her Needs comes a couples' devotional designed to revitalize your marriage as you boost your intimacy with God - and each other! Forty captivating chapters with five sections each will help you explore Harley's time-tested marriage principles in light of God's Word. A great gift for newlyweds and longtime spouses.

  1. Getting Ready for Marriage: A Practical Road Map for Your Journey Together
    Getting Ready for Marriage: A Practical Road Map for Your Journey Together
    Jim Burns, Doug Fields
    Zondervan / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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In Getting Ready for Marriage, relationship experts Jim Burns and Doug Fields pour decades of experience into a fresh, current, and practical guide tailor-made for couples approaching marriage. Explorations of family history, communication styles, money matters, and sexual intimacy help couples define and prepare for the work and rewards of a healthy union. Easy to navigate and including meaningful exercises and conversation starters, this book is designed to guide relationships for the long haul. It will also appeal to pastors and marriage counselors.

  1. Worthy of Her Trust: What You Need to Do to Rebuild Sexual Integrity and Win Her Back
    Worthy of Her Trust: What You Need to Do to Rebuild Sexual Integrity and Win Her Back
    Jason Martinkus, Stephen Arterburn
    WaterBrook Press / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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Designed for men who want to save their marriage in the wake of sexual betrayal, this book walks you through the steps of building a relationship with your wife that's even stronger than before.

  1. The Story of Marriage
    The Story of Marriage
    John Bevere, Lisa Bevere
    Messenger International / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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God designed marriage to be a loving, lifelong covenant that joins together a man and a woman. Have we lost touch with his original plan? Inviting you to rediscover the divine story of your sacred union, John and Lisa Bevere share personal insights, daily devotions, discussion questions, and tools for building your dream relationship.

  1. Have a Happy Family by Friday: How to Improve Communication, Respect & Teamwork in 5 Days
    Have a Happy Family by Friday: How to Improve Communication, Respect & Teamwork in 5 Days
    Dr. Kevin Leman
    Revell / 2014 / Hardcover
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Does it seem that everybody in your household wants a piece of you and there's nothing left to give? Do you wish things were different? Dr. Leman says wishes can come true! Helping you build a family grounded in unconditional love, he shows how to communicate honestly, prioritize, encourage positive behaviors, make time together count, and build unity as a family. Hardcover.

  1. Help! My Spouse Has Been Unfaithful
    Help! My Spouse Has Been Unfaithful
    Mike Summers
    Shepherd Press / 2014 / Other
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You never dreamed this would happen, but you are reeling from the news that your spouse has been unfaithful. You don't know what to do. The emotions you are feeling are intense. Betrayal, rejection, bitterness, despair these turn your life into a lonely journey. You stand at a crossroads: the decisions you make now will impact the rest of your life. Where can you turn?

This little book can assist you as you navigate your way through this painful time. The perspective and hope offered here come from God's Word. What God has to say to you in your crisis is powerful and practical.

  1. The Masterpiece Marriage, repackaged ed.
    The Masterpiece Marriage, repackaged ed.
    Focus on the Family
    Bethany House / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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In The Masterpiece Marriage discover God’s primary purpose for marriage, found out why a healthy marriage is known as a “divine triangle,” learn how to live your married life as a great adventure, and guard against the sin that mars your relationship with God - and each other. This study contains four sessions, each with four main components.

  1. The Abundant Marriage, repackaged ed.
    The Abundant Marriage, repackaged ed.
    Focus on the Family
    Bethany House / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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In The Abundant Marriage, discover God’s design for marriage as laid out in Genesis, learn to communicate with your spouse about the need for more time and money, find out how to be a steward of your relationship with your spouse and others, and uncover your gifts and how to better serve your marriage with them. This study contains four sessions, each with four main components.

  1. The Covenant Marriage, repackaged ed.
    The Covenant Marriage, repackaged ed.
    Focus on the Family
    Bethany House / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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In The Covenant Marriage, discover how marriage mirrors God’s commitment to His people, realize a biblical picture of what a commitment to your spouse should look like, reflect on your marriage ceremony and how tradition draws you to a deeper understanding of marriage, and revisit the covenant you made when you said, “I do.” This study contains four sessions, each with four main components.

  1. The Fighting Marriage, repackaged ed.
    The Fighting Marriage, repackaged ed.
    Focus on the Family
    Bethany House / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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In The Fighting Marriage, uncover the causes of conflict, learn how to have a “good” fight, find ways to keep talking, and discover the art of confronting in a caring and loving way. This study contains four sessions, each with four main components.

  1. The Model Marriage, repackaged ed.
    The Model Marriage, repackaged ed.
    Focus on the Family
    Bethany House / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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In The Model Marriage, consider the roles of courage, strength and nobility in a healthy marriage, uncover the mysterious power in that sticky word: submission, learn what it means to display a selfless spirit in marriage, and understand why you are called to love like Jesus in your relationship with each other. This study contains four sessions, each with four main components.

  1. The Communicating Marriage, repackaged ed.
    The Communicating Marriage, repackaged ed.
    Focus on the Family
    Bethany House / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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In The Communicating Marriage, realize the importance of declaring your love for each openly and often, learn the value in dealing with concerns early, find freedom in expressing your emotions in the safe haven of your marriage, and discover the bounty in remembering the past and dreaming, together, for your future. This study contains four sessions, each with four main components.

  1. The Surprising Marriage, repackaged ed.
    The Surprising Marriage, repackaged ed.
    Focus on the Family
    Bethany House / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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In The Surprising Marriage, discover the joys of being on a faith journey together as a couple, learn how to pass on to your children the legacy of a Christ-centered marriage, find ways to celebrate you and your spouse’s differences - rather than fighting against each other, and realize how a marriage filled with life and love reflects God’s glory. This study contains four sessions, each with four main components.

  1. The Imperfect Marriage
    The Imperfect Marriage
    Darryl Strawberry, Tracy Strawberry, A.J. Gregory
    Howard Books / 2014 / Hardcover
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A no-holds-barred account of their personal journey, The Imperfect Marriage provides a step-by-step program that will help you and your partner understand the key issues that could be causing damage in your relationship and recognize turning points on the journey toward marriage restoration. Darryl and Tracy Strawberry know firsthand what it takes to make it through the battle and how to come out victorious. Beginning with putting God at the center, their words will inspire you to transform your marriage into an enduring and vital relationship.

  1. The Giving Marriage, repackaged ed.
    The Giving Marriage, repackaged ed.
    Focus on the Family
    Bethany House / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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In The Giving Marriage, learn to how to discuss the deep ramifications of adultery and how to deal with them, find ways to demonstrate the love of Christ to an unbelieving or spiritually rebellious spouse, discover the joy in serving a suffering spouse, and delve into the lives of scriptural heroes who obeyed God when it wasn’t comfortable or easy. This study contains four sessions, each with four main components.

  1. Every Reason to Leave: And Why We Chose to Stay Together
    Every Reason to Leave: And Why We Chose to Stay Together
    Vicki Rose
    Moody Publishing / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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If you're a woman in a difficult and troubled marriage and thinking divorce is the only way out, Every Reason to Stay can help you consider another alternative. In this book, Vicki Rose shares the personal story of her seemingly irreparable relationship with her husband Bill, part owner of the New York Yankees. Separated for 5 1/2 years, they each came to know Jesus Christ during their separation and now have a strong and healthy relationship. If you're wondering if it's worth the effort to stay married, this book is for you.

  1. $10 Great Dates: Connecting Love, Marriage, and Fun on a Budget
    $10 Great Dates: Connecting Love, Marriage, and Fun on a Budget
    Peter Larson, Heather Larson, David Arp, Claudia Arp
    Bethany House / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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Looking for creative ways to spice up your marriage and have fun together - without breaking the bank? Try these budget-friendly ideas! From seasonal dates to "passion picker-uppers," the Larsons and the Arps offer 52 easy-to-plan, inexpensive suggestions that will spice up your relationship and draw you closer together. Includes preparation tips and talking points.

  1. Super Husband, Super Dad: You Can Be the Hero Your Family Needs
    Super Husband, Super Dad: You Can Be the Hero Your Family Needs
    Tim Shoemaker
    Harvest House Publishers / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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"What does it look like to be a hero to your family?"

Many men start just fine on their journey as a husband and dad. But there comes a time in their marriage and family life when they need help to become the man, the husband, and the dad God designed them to be.

In Super Husband, Super Dad, author and speaker Tim Shoemaker shows you how to become your family's hero. You'll discover that following God's principles for marriage and parenting brings great rewards, taking you places you've never gone before. And when you follow God's ways, you make the way smoother for the ones you love.

It's time to shift into a higher gear. You can become the hero your family needs, and Tim will come alongside to encourage you and show you how.

  1. UnBreakable: Forging a Marriage of Contentment and Delight
    UnBreakable: Forging a Marriage of Contentment and Delight
    Tony Miltenberger, Charles Causey
    Abingdon Press / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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Military marriages face a special set of stresses - and require a different approach to repairing and strengthening their relationships. As married family men that have served in the armed forces, are active church leaders, and have helped countless others, Causey and Miltenberger passionately share their interactive, practical approach in a workbook format for chaplains and counselors.

  1. Never Fight Again . . . Guaranteed: A Groundbreaking Guide to a Winning Marriage
    Never Fight Again . . . Guaranteed: A Groundbreaking Guide to a Winning Marriage
    Dr. David B. Hawkins
    Abingdon Press / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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What do couples fight about most? Is it sex, money, children, in-laws, or time management? The answer is: none of the above. Couples can get into power struggles over anything. It is not any specific subject, but the act of fighting, that drives us. We want what we don’t have and will fight to get it. And this drives a wedge between us and the ones we love.

In this book Dr. David B. Hawkins, bestselling author, psychologist, and advice columnist, outlines a plan of action to assure that you will “Never Fight Again . . . Guaranteed.”