Does your marraige fulfill your dreams? Are you not yet married but eager to wed? Are you afraid to marry because you've seen so few happy marriages? R.C. Sproul offers this practical guide to help married couples-or those seeking to get married-develop the skills of marriage. Diligently scriptural, The Intimate Marriage shows how marriage can have an abundance of joy when grounded in the wisdom of God. Sproul walks through some of the toughest things couples struggle with today: communication, sex, roles, divorce, anger, and more. He shares what the Bible says about each, as well as lessons he has learned from his own marriage of forty years. Questions at the end of each chapter will help couples apply these biblical principles to their marriages.
Perfect for gift-giving! An excellent resource for pre-engagement, engaged couples, and newlyweds. Discusses practical issues in marriage, with questions at the end of chapters. Do you know someone getting married in the near future? You want that person to experience a fulfilling marriage based on solid principles that will last a lifetime. Help a friend or loved one get his or her marriage off to a great start. This hardback edition of The Intimate Marriage is the perfect gift for newlyweds. An ideal shower, wedding, or anniversary gift! Most couples happily in love on their wedding day probably do not realize the skill needed to keep the marriage alive for lifetil death do us part. Dr. Sproul masterfully guides the couple through various problems seen in a typical marriage. He offers the tools and expertise needed for building on the biblical wisdom lacking in todays divorce ridden society. This isnt a sterile how-to book, but one that takes the lessons this Bible teacher has learned from his own marriage. Questions at the end of each chapter enable the couple to apply the truths to their own lives.
R. C. Sproul (Drs, Free University of Amsterdam) is founder and chairman of Ligonier Ministries. He has written more than sixty books, including The Holiness of God, Faith Alone, Scripture Alone, Chosen by God, What Is Reformed Theology?, The Glory of Christ, The Mystery of the Holy Spirit, and Getting the Gospel Right. He is also general editor of The Reformation Study Bible, which has been published with the New King James Version and the English Standard Version. Dr. Sproul was professor of systematic theology and apologetics at Knox Theological Seminary in Fort Lauderdale until 2004 and, before that, taught at Reformed Theological Seminary. He serves as senior minister of preaching and teaching at Saint Andrews Chapel, Sanford, Florida, and teaches on the national daily radio program Renewing Your Mind.