Love For Life: A Seminar For Engaged & Newly-Married Couples

Friday, March 27, 2015

March 27-28 LOVE FOR LIFE: A SEMINAR FOR ENGAGED & NEWLY-MARRIED COUPLES Ken Esau & Rebecca Schroeder Friday March 27, 6:30pm – 9:30pm | Saturday March 28, 9:00am…

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“Disembedding” Christian marriage from cultural norms

Monday, December 30, 2013

Sweet Surrender: How Cultural Mandates Shape Christian Marriage
Author: Dennis Hiebert.
Sweet Surrender is a comprehensive and insightful study of the institution of marriage in the context of an ever-changing Western world. It clearly defines what is biblical imperative and what is simply common cultural practice regarding marriage.

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“Will you officiate our wedding?”

Sunday, September 1, 2013

It was my fifth week as lead pastor at The Meeting Place, Winnipeg. Every face was a new face, every story a new story. A young man named Paul* approached me after the Sunday service, beaming, “Pastor John, I got engaged yesterday evening! Would you officiate our wedding?”

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A good news story

Sunday, July 1, 2012

Hundreds follow marriage proposal on Twitter “Part of me wanted to see what would happen if I took a good story and ran with it. Would [people] be…

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Real Marriage: The Truth about Sex, Friendship & Life Together

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Real Marriage: The Truth about Sex, Friendship & Life Together
Authors: Mark & Grace Driscoll
Real Marriage: The Truth about Sex, Friendship & Life Together takes the reader on a candid journey into Mark and Grace Driscoll’s marriage. The first part of the book deals with building a good marriage based on friendship; the second section is a discussion on sex.

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Saving couples before the crisis

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Because 50 percent of divorces happen in the first five years of marriage, Willow Park Church (MB), Kelowna, B.C., is “deliberate about making our most valuable resources help couples have a good start,” says Henry Sawatzky.

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Beginning a marriage, beginning a dream

Saturday, August 1, 2009

When Katie Funk Wiebe stepped off the train to attend Mennonite Brethren Bible College in 1945, it was but the next step in a journey of discovery begun with her childhood in Blaine Lake, Sask. Many more steps would follow, through marriage, being widowed, raising four children alone, and her work as professor and well-known writer and speaker.

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Do we need a ceremony for divorce?

Friday, February 3, 2006

Christians get divorced too I’ve been to a lot of weddings in my life. But so far I’ve been to only one divorce ceremony. It happened last year,…

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Marriage is a subversive act

Friday, February 6, 2004

Marriage in our society has become a commodity. It has become a device to fill the void that individualism has created. We are lonely people and so we wait for our Prince Charming or our Cinderella to fill the void.

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