We plan to do the same for our best friends who are getting married this summer.The devotions are short and light but they lead to really great conversations.
This book has a single Bible verse on the top of each page, but that's it. Honestly, without the Bible verses it would feel like your average self-help marriage manual.Husband and I even make up our own questions as we're going along.We can't relate to some things that the book talks about just yet (like children) but we talk about it hyp This was given to my husband and I as a gift from his brother and sister-in-law.Each devotion only takes about 10 to 15 minutes, and that is time very well spent.My husband and I read it together most every night during our first several months of marriage and it was so helpful.Whether you're just married or are celebrating your golden anniversary, you need regular, quiet moments with your mate - times to renew love and intimacy between each other and with the Lord. James Dobson and his wife, Shirley, will help you do just that.This daily devotional offers the personal, practical, and biblical insights that have sustained the Dobsons' marriage for forty years and encouraged couples and families around the world.We enjoyed it so much we bought copies for a few other couples we know. A licensed psychologist and marriage, family, and child counselor, he is a clinical member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. Dobson was an associate clinical professor of pediatrics at the University of Southern California School of Medicine, and he served for 17 years James C. Dobson was appointed by President Ronald Reagan to the National Advisory Commission to the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.While I think spending time reading and discussing and sharing spiritual experiences with your spouse is crucial, Dobson's ideas of marriage are rooted too deeply in obsolete gender roles to be relevant to me or my relationships. He has also served on the Attorney General's Advisory Board on Missing and Exploited Children, the Department of Health and Human Services' Panel on Teen Pregnancy Prevention, and the Commission on Child and Family Welfare.James Dobson and his wife, Shirley, brings spouses together each evening, helping them stay connected with each other and their Lord.Stories that stri The challenge of sustaining an intimate, faith-based marriage in today's "hurry-up" society has never been greater.