Devotional for a dating couple
Or are you single but wondering if marriage is part of God’s plan for you?Just in time for Valentine’s Day, we’ve got two short new devotions dedicated to helping you (and your significant other, if you have one) think through the exciting (and maybe intimidating) topic of marriage!
For a long time we only prayed the Lord’s Prayer out loud together.Learn all about Christianity at with rich, theological articles, video, and audio focused on the life of Jesus Christ, Bible Study, the Christian church, and Christian living for families.Grow in your faith and walk with Christ as you read about the history of Christianity, salvation, evangelism and discipleship.As you read through the devotions each day, you will: Become a great lover by learning to love God first Develop the essential disciplines of a lasting relationship Focus on the important things in life Discover a sense of spiritual purpose and meaning Understand that grace is not just for "beginners" – it is for you, every day Whether you are dating seriously or engaged to be married, these daily personal devotions and weekly couple's devotions will help you discover the way to lifelong love.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.This was safe because we both knew the words to it.
Over time, and as each of us felt more comfortable being emotionally and spiritually naked with each other, we began to talk out loud to God as if he was the third person in our relationship. It’s no longer awkward, and it has promoted spiritual intimacy.
That was an unexpected bonus of being married to each other.
No one had ever told us we could experience this kind of intimacy in our relationship.
The Monday-to-Friday anecdotes, which often use the prosaic to illustrate the profound (the shame of a messy dorm room, for instance, teaches the importance of "healthy self-talk"), can feel a bit judgmental and preachy.
Through short chap HOW DEEP IS YOUR LOVE – FOR GOD?
Use free daily devotionals from your favorite pastors, authors, and speakers as a way to spend daily quiet time with God.