While you read through the points below, remember that some of them will be immediately apparent, but others may take weeks or months to learn.Some items will be deal breakers for you, and others may not worry you at all.Try using it as a weighted scale instead of a checklist. Christian sex is the union between a husband and wife within marriage. Money and sex tend to be the top two areas for marital strife. Unforgiveness is holding hurt, anger, or animosity towards another person for something they have done to you intentionally or unintentionally.Also, don’t forget to get God involved in your decisions. It entails the complete consummation of body, soul, and spirit as the couple fully becomes one. Of the two, sexual problems usually have a more devastating impact that can rock a marriage to its core. Have you ever seen someone try to help an injured animal? It’s a well-known fact that hurt animals – even the most domesticated ones – can’t be trusted.Are you dating and wondering if your relationship is ready for marriage?Or are you single but wondering if marriage is part of God’s plan for you?Let’s start with the books we read before we were married.
It’s never too early to start strengthening your relationship!I've been working in youth ministry in some capacity for roughly eight years, and this is one of the most common questions I've fielded from young Christians: “How can (insert boyfriend/girlfriend) and I have a Christian dating relationship? ” As often I've heard it, I still love the the heart behind the question.A couple of youngins' get to dating, and they want to “do it right.” They realize that God is concerned with every aspect of our lives, including our romantic involvements, so they've resolved to have a “Christian” dating relationship and sought guidance. Should we buy a devotional and go through it together? ” If the young man's of a theological bent, he shows up with a potential 10-week preaching series already outlined. As I already mentioned, couples often get this idea that to be truly “spiritual” they should start interweaving their spiritual lives into one.But no matter how happy or healthy our marriage is, I believe there is room for growth and improvement.Why not work on our relationship now while it’s great rather than wait until we have problems?Travis and I have been married for eight months this February.