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A Child’s First Book About Marriage: God’s Way is Always Best

Reviewed by: Linda Weddle, blogger, https://groundthemforlife.com/ and free-lance writer   Introduction Title:  A Child’s First Book About Marriage: God’s Way is Always Best Author: Jani Ortlund Publisher: CF4Kids; Revised edition edition (April 6, 2018) Publication Date: May 21, 2018 Format: Board book Length: 44 pages OVERVIEW A Child’s First Book about Marriage is written by Jani Ortland and […]

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Breaking the Marriage Idol: Reconstructing Our Cultural and Spiritual Norms

In bold, unapologetic egalitarian stances, Callaway asserts several seemingly radical statements that the church could give an ear to. Although not everyone will agree with everything he has to say, Callaway argues well for the need to eradicate the toxic obsession with the marriage mold.

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(Book review) Stumbling Toward Wholeness: How the Love of God Changes Us

Stumbling Toward Wholeness takes a different approach on the story of the prodigal son and argues that everyone’s life moves through the phases of each character at one time or another. Bauman, a mental health counselor, provides his own personal journey and psychological insight to this familiar biblical story and encourages us to reread this story, paying closer attention, and applying it to our own lives.

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(Book review) Happily: 8 Commitments of Couples Who Laugh, Love and Last

“We use lucky to describe a successful marriage,” Kevin A. Thompson writes, “because we often can’t see the skills and abilities required to make marriage work.” The truth, he explains, is there really are common techniques that successful couples use to keep their relationships healthy. Using research and his experience as a pastor and marriage counselor, Thompson outlines eight of those techniques.

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