MARRIAGE MINISTRY

STRENGTHEN RESOURCES

RESOURCES

RECOMMENDED READING FOR COUPLES
  • Foundational:Covenant Marriage– by Dr. Fred Lowery 
  • Foundational: Your Best US– by Ted Lowe 
  • Foundational:Sacred Marriage– by Gary Thomas 
  • Foundational:When Sinners Say, “I Do”– by Dave Harvey 
  • Foundational: The Meaning of Marriage – by Tim Keller 
  • Roles & Responsibilities:Rocking the Roles– by Robert Lewis and William Hendricks 
  • Communication/Conflict Resolution:A Lasting Promise– by Scott Stanley 
  • Sexual Intimacy:Sexual Intimacy in Marriage – by Dr. William Cutrer and Sandra Glahn 
  • Sexual Intimacy:Love and Sex – by Nancy Houston 
  • Spiritual Intimacy: Couple’s Devotional Two as One: Connecting Daily with Christ and Your Spouse– Ryan & Selena Frederick  
  • Spiritual Intimacy: Couple’s Devotional Moments With You– by Dennis and Barbara Rainey 
  • Spiritual Intimacy:Two Hearts Praying as One– by Dennis and Barbara Rainey 
  • Financial:Your Money Map: A proven 7-step guide to true financial freedom– by Howard Dayton  
  • Financial: Total Money Makeover– Dave Ramsey  
RECOMMENDED WEBSITES
  • FamilyLife – A ministry of Campus Crusade for Christ – free online devotionals delivered to your email daily, resources galore, relevant stories, tips, etc. A veritable smorgasbord of marriage info.
  • Focus on the Family – a great resource for help in finding wise counsel for your marriage, and great parenting help. Check out the podcasts from Greg and Erin Smalley
  • Blog: Mike and Susan Dawson – Local couple that speak with knowledge and experience about relationship topics.
  • Blog: Scott Kedersha – Marriage Pastor at Watermark Church in Dallas gives personal insights on being the best you and having your best possible marriage.
  • Blog: Fierce Marriage – Ryan and Selena Frederick talk about real life stuff of marriage.
RECOMMENDED SPECIFICALLY FOR MEN
  • Understanding Your Wife: For Men Only: A Straightforward Guide to the Inner Lives of Women – by Shaunti Feldhahn and Jeff Feldhahn
  • Being a Better Husband: Stepping Up: A Call to Courageous Manhood – by Dennis Rainey
  • Being a Better Husband: Tender Warrior – by Stu Weber
  • Leading Your Family: Point Man – by Steve Farrar
  • Sexual Temptation/Lust/Pornography: Every Man’s Battle – by Steven Arterburn and Fred Stoeker
  • Dealing with Your Past: The Blessing – by John Trent and Gary Smalley
RECOMMENDED SPECIFICALLY FOR WOMEN
  • Understanding Your Husband: For Women Only: What You Need to Know About the Inner Lives of Men – by Shaunti Feldhahn
  • Being a Better Wife: Sacred Influence – by Gary Thomas
  • Being a Better Wife: The Excellent Wife – by Martha Peace
  • Sexuality: Intimate Issues – by Linda Dillow and Lorraine Pintus
OTHER

Married Life Facebook Group

  • Join the conversation by becoming a member in our Married Life Facebook group where we provide resources, Date Night @Home ideas, training, marriage humor, info about upcoming marriage enrichment opportunities, and more. We hope to see you there! Facebook.com/groups/rpcmarriedlife

RightNow Media

  • We are inviting you to have a free account to an exciting video library called RightNow Media. It’s essentially the “Netflix of Video Bible Studies” because you will have instant access to thousands of great videos for kids, youth, parents, married couples and more. You can view these videos from your phone, tablet or computer. And you can also view them in a group setting through a smart TV, roku and Apple TV.
    There are over 14,000 videos from some great teachers. Gain access to the library here.

3 Essentials for a Great Marriage

  • Developing a great marriage requires that you begin with a strong foundation. Married Life at RPC believes these Three Essentials are the building blocks to get you there. Download the PDF.

Prepare for Your Marriage

Don’t spend all of your energy just planning the wedding - make plans for your marriage!

Prepare for Your Marriage

Don’t spend all of your energy just planning the wedding - make plans for your marriage!

Strengthen Your Marriage

Topical classes, fun events, and resources designed to make your marriage stronger.

Strengthen Your Marriage

Topical classes, fun events, and resources designed to make your marriage stronger.

Help for Your Marriage

You are NOT alone! Find help and hope for your hurting relationship. God hears you when you cry out.

Help for Your Marriage

You are NOT alone! Find help and hope for your hurting relationship. God hears you when you cry out.

re|engage

Weekly marriage enrichment to help you take your marriage to the next level.

re|engage

Weekly marriage enrichment to help you take your marriage to the next level.

Blended Families

Find training, resources and encouragement for your blended/step family.

Blended Families

Find training, resources and encouragement for your blended/step family.

Marriage Video Library

Find easy access to Married Life video lessons and sermons.

Marriage Video Library

Find easy access to Married Life video lessons and sermons.

Upcoming Married Life Events

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