Of course, they could read it every for that matter, because as you know, the scriptures are always fresh.
I think it could be a tremendous year of growth in their lives, and it would also be a tool that they could share with other couples who are expressing a desire to have a better marriage. The scripture is to be applied, it’s to be lived, not just simply read.
Gary Chapman, they came back with, “He’s helpful.” “He’s practical.” “He’s relevant.” What word would you associate yourself with? Years and years ago, I said I did not want to write academic books.
I want to write books that are in the language of the common person, so that Joe, who didn’t even go to college, can sit down and read my book, and get it, and apply it to his life.
So, my deep desire through these years—I’ve been involved in marriage counseling now for forty years—has been to meet people where they are, and try to help them become more like Christ, because to me, that’s the key of marriage.
If we can develop the character and work with God, then let him develop the character of Christ in us, we’re going to become the best possible husband, the best possible wife.
Luke 1:5–25, 57–80“Do not be afraid, Zechariah; your prayer has been heard.
Your wife Elizabeth will bear you a son, and you are to call him John.” Luke The Second World War was thundering to a close when the young soldier stepped onto the troop carrier that would carry him from the United States to Europe.
We start in Genesis, and we work right through the Bible.
So, they’re going through the whole Bible, whether they read all of it or not, they’re going to be reading portions through the whole Bible.