Jake and Melissa Kircher have learned some valuable lessons about building a healthy marriage amid the demands of ministry. They aren't perfect, but they've matured individually and as a couple because of each mess, problem, heartache, and obstacle they've encountered. They understand your struggles and frustrations, because they're their struggles and frustrations, too.99 Thoughts on Marriage and Ministry
will help you discover advice, wisdom, and insight on five core areas:
- Marriage Basics
- Balancing marriage and ministry
- The church v. your family
- The darker side of the church
marriage can be messy, and marriage while serving in ministry is extra messy. Whether your marriage needs just a little tune-up or a major overhaul, 99 Thoughts on Marriage and Ministry
will encourage both you and your spouse, and will empower you to pursue a strong, healthy marriage.
Jake & Melissa have been married for seven years. Their blog (holymessofmarriage.com) explores real-life issues that most marriages and relationships face. Through honesty and humor, they provide encouragement and wisdom to couples, both married and dating. Jake has been a youth pastor for 11 years and also works with We Love Our Youth Worker and REACH Youth New England. Melissa has served as a volunteer youth worker and a mentor for high school girls. She is a freelance artist and writer. They have one foster son who loves to bang on the drums.