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The Meaning of Marriage – Week EIGHT

1. Read Ephesians 5:31, Genesis 2:24, and Matthew 19:4-6.  After reading The Meaning of Marriage, how would you explain how marriage is a “One Flesh” relationship? 2. Discuss the three popular views of sex (1) Sex is just an appetite,

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The Meaning of Marriage – Week SEVEN

The following questions are by Justin & Megan Wright from the Do Not Disturb Blog at: http://donotdisturbblog.com/the-meaning-of-marriage-study-guide/.   _________________________ 1. Do you have any single friends or family members? What struggles, if any, do they have with being single instead of

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The Meaning of Marriage – Week SIX

THE MEANING OF MARRIAGE Chapter SIX EMBRACING THE OTHER Chapter Summary and Highlights: (Excerpt from Do Not Disturb blog at WordPress.com) The topic is the subject of gender roles, and the different roles between a husband and wife. Kathy Keller

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The Meaning of Marriage – Week FIVE

CHAPTER 5 – LOVING THE STRANGER Discussion Questions: Respond to the Stanley Hauerwas quote: “We never know whom we marry; we just think we do. Or even if we first marry the right person, just give it a little while

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The Meaning of Marriage – Week FOUR

THE MEANING OF MARRIAGE Chapter FOUR THE MISSION OF MARRIAGE Chapter 1-3 describes what marriage is…Chapter 4 addresses the PURPOSE of marriage. DISCUSSION QUESTIONS: What most impacted you about this chapter? Have you ever noticed that both men and women

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The Meaning of Marriage – Week THREE

This lesson is based on Tim Keller’s book The Meaning of Marriage, Chapter 3 – The ESSENCE of MARRIAGE DISCUSSION QUESTIONS: Why do you think so many couples decide to live together vs. getting married? How would you respond to

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The Meaning of Marriage – Week TWO

Main Idea: The power for marriage comes from the Holy Spirit Key Scripture: Ephesians 5:18-33 Ice Breaker & Opening Questions If you and your spouse could spend a week anywhere in the world, where would you go? Why? What was

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The Meaning of Marriage – Lesson ONE

MAIN IDEA:  Foundation of a Healthy Marriage Key Scripture:  Ephesians 5:18-33 Ice Breaker Imagine your marriage is being turned into a movie.  What would be the high point of the story? Small Group Commitment Leaders: Because of the intimate nature

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