For use by couples for marriage preparation, either during pre-wedding counseling, with a mentor couple, or independently. The Couple's Edition is built upon four vital marriage themes; "Faith Through Covenantal Commitment,", the foundations, what the couple brings to their marriage; "Power Through Shared Communication, " the basics and skills of communication in marriage; "Love Through Caring Relationships, " the couple, their larger families, and their work; and "Hope Through Life's Journey, " a sneak preview of the years ahead of the couple.
Richard Hunt (1931-2016) is an ordained elder in the Central Texas Annual Conference. He is also a licensed psychologist in California and has been a clinical member and supervisor in the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, Diplomat with the American Board of Professional Psychology, and Fellow in the American Association of Pastoral Counseling. Joan Hunt has taught elementary and special education classes in public schools in Texas. The Hunts, long-standing members of the Association for Couples in Marriage Enrichment, have led marriage enrichment events at colleges, local churches, annual conferences, prisons, retreat centers, and in other settings.