Meaning of Marriage
Автор: 30 Minute Spiritual Series
Did you believe that marriage would be one ongoing romantic love story?Marriage is difficult, but it is also the deepest and most transformative relationship that can exist between two people.The Meaning of Marriage ...in 30 minutes is the concise guide to quickly understanding the key elements to increasing the success and happiness of a Christian marriage as outlined in Timothy Keller's best-selling book, The Meaning of Marriage: Facing the Complexities of Commitment with the Wisdom of God.Embrace the thought-provoking ideas behind The Meaning of Marriage:Discover the essential elements for building a successful and loving marriage.Understand how faith and the teachings of Christ can help strengthen a Christian marriage and lead to spiritual growth.The perfect partner does not exist, and that's okay. Learn how to overcome everyday obstacles and create realistic expectations within a marriage. In The Meaning of Marriage, best-selling author Timothy Keller uses studies and statistics to upend commonly held views about marriage. He and his wife, Kathy Keller, who contributed to the book, bring insight to such subjects as the transformative power of truth and love combined, making love a choice, and gender roles in a Christian marriage.According to The Meaning of Marriage, no couple is perfectly matched; however, by embracing the teachings of Jesus, couples will have stronger relationships and experience spiritual growth.Modern culture is rife with distorted views of marriage, Keller tells us, including the fantasy that the perfect partner will complete us. However, when it's entered into with realistic expectation, marriage is a powerful gift and a unique and glorious way to experience God's love on Earth.The Meaning of Marriage ...in 30 minutesDesigned for those who desire to enrich their faith and marriage exceeds the time they have available, 30 Minute Spiritual Series enable readers to rapidly understand the essential ideas behind critically acclaimed books. With a condensed format and chapter-by-chapter synopsis that highlights key insights, this summary helps readers easily devote time to growing their faith and marriage.
Help, Thanks, Wow
Автор: 30 Minute Spiritual Series
Life is complicated; prayer doesn't have to be. Help, Thanks, Wow ...in 30 minutes is the concise guide to quickly understanding the three simple prayers outlined in Anne Lamott's best-selling book, Help, Thanks, Wow: The Three Essential Prayers. Understand the thought-provoking ideas behind Help, Thanks, Wow: Learn what it means to pray, and the life-opening power of prayer, independent of your faith or lack thereof. Inspirational stories convey Lamott's personal insight and exploration of faith. Discover how the three essential prayers help us endure difficult times and continue to move ahead. In Help, Thanks, Wow, best-selling author Anne Lamott demystifies prayer, declaring that there are no rules-a higher power can be called anything, and people can believe in any religion they'd like (or none at all) and still pray.Prayer can take countless forms, but Lamott believes that it all boils down to three essential prayers: Help, Thanks, and Wow. Help is an admission of powerlessness and a plea for assistance; Thanks is a cry of gratitude; and Wow is the experience of awe.A thought-provoking spirituality guide for people of all faiths and creeds, Help, Thanks, Wow examines the importance of the three prayers vital to enduring hardship and experiencing a transformative sense of gratitude and wonder in the world.Help, Thanks, Wow ...in 30 minutesDesigned for those whose desire to enrich their faith exceeds the time they have available, Help, Thanks, Wow ...in 30 minutes enable readers to rapidly understand the essential ideas behind critically acclaimed books. With a condensed format and chapter-by-chapter synopsis that highlights key insights, this summary helps readers easily devote time to growing their faith.