Six sample "Lessons from the Heart" from The Relationship Bible follow: 1. The art of relationships requires that a man who is very different from his woman finds common ground with her and vice versa.
The system today's young men and women have inherited for finding and marrying a future spouse leaves a lot to be desired.
We often hear complaints from readers about the confusion, hurt and sexual sin they've encountered despite their best intentions.
You often won't know what you have, let alone need, in your life until you clear the mental and emotional room to experience the here and now. It's more and more difficult to fall in love because your "faller" gets broken.
We don't have to stay buried under the past or cycles of mistakes, even though it may seem insurmountable. You have to keep your mental and emotional house clean and in order. We've all had relationships that didn't work out for one reason or another.
Editor's Note: The following is excerpted from "The T. Jakes Relationship Bible: Life Lessons on Relationships from the Inspired Word of God." The Bible, the world's most read book, sets forth the greatest story ever told.
It is a love story unlike no other, underscored by the countless demonstrations of God's love for man.SCRIPTURE PASSAGES: Introduction (5 minutes) OPENING PRAYER: “God, give us the willingness to follow your will when it comes to dating, and help us to accept what the bible says about relationships.Amen.” PREVIOUS LESSON REVIEW: Say, “Last week we discussed what the bible says about homosexuality.Joshua Harris, for instance, has promoted a model of courtship that harkens back to a model used broadly before modern dating evolved.People attempting to follow a courtship model within today's culture, however, often run into a lot of practical questions, such as, "What if her dad is unavailable or uninterested in being involved?Many want to know how they can go about getting to know someone and eventually getting married without getting hurt or compromising their faith.