Bible study book for dating couples

And so I think the church really serves and helps Christian singles consider marriage and consider dating.

Within the covenant community of faith, there should be those around a person that can speak of their reputation and whether they are serious about growing in the Lord and putting sin to death in their life. Is there seriousness in this person to grow in their relationship and understanding with the Lord?

Because what I have tragically found is that Christian singles hit an area of desperation, particularly young women, and they will go: “Yeah, he is a Christian, he comes to church.” And really what they’re saying is this guy comes to church a couple of times a month, but outside of attending a service, he doesn’t have a real seriousness about growing in his understanding of the Lord, growing in his understanding of the Bible, being a prayerful person, no vivication or mortification that can be spotted, and no one who really knows them enough to speak to the growth in their character.

Now practically speaking, this means singles are seeking out people to speak into their lives.

But in a day when so much nominalism passes for authentic maturity, give us a few simple marks of spiritual growth that a man or woman should be looking for in a potential spouse.

Girls, stop expecting guys to make any formal attempt at winning your affections.

But God had much more in mind with romance than orgasms or even procreation, and so should we. When people in the world are expecting less and less of each other in dating, God isn’t.

So, as singles we have to work harder in our not-yet-married relationships to preserve what marriage ought to picture and provide.

Set up in Q & A format, the book answers common questions such as: How far is too far? In a down-to-earth conversational style, Bonacci also tackles difficult questions on contraception, divorce, homosexuality. To purchase a copy of this helpful book, call 1-877-291-0123. is a well-thought out program that not only deals with the free, total, faithful, fruitful, and sacrificial nature of marriage; it also covers important aspects like temperament, marital expectations, spirituality, the Mass, NFP, and more. FOCCUS© Pre-Marriage Inventory provides valuable information about compatibility and like-mindedness on key marriage issues such as finances, raising children, sexuality, values and more. Greg and Lisa Popcak is a marriage enrichment program designed be used in parishes or small groups.

The program consists of 12 “Heavenly Date Nights” where couples meet once a month for a year.