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Title: Marriage Seminar


1
Marriage Seminar
  • Session one
  • What is Marriage?

2
How long have you been married?
  • 5 years
  • 10 years
  • 20 years
  • 30 years
  • Singles

3
Group discussion
  • Why do people get married?

4
Group discussion
  • Why do people get married?
  • What is going wrong with marriage/family today?
    What kind of temptation?

5
Group discussion
  • Why do people get married?
  • What is going wrong with marriage/family today?
    What kind of temptation?
  • Why we need to talk about it today?

6
Gods blueprint for marriage
  • Genesis 218-25
  • Mentioned four times in the Bible Genesis 224,
    Matthew 195, Mark 10 7-8 and Ephesians 531.

7
Gods blueprint of Marriage
  • Genesis 2 24-25
  • 24 ???????????????????????
  • 25 ?????????????????
  • 24 For this reason a man will leave his father
    and mother and be united to his wife, and they
    will become one flesh.
  • 25 The man and his wife were both naked, and
    they felt no shame.

8
Gods blueprint for marriage
  • Genesis 218-25
  • Mentioned four times in the Bible Genesis 224,
    Matthew 195, Mark 10 7-8 and Ephesians 531.
  • God ordained marriage. It is not an option. It is
    a basic to society. It is a covenant made in the
    presence of God.
  • To glory God and to enjoy Him

9
Gods blueprint of Marriage
  1. To leave
  2. To be united
  3. To become one flesh
  4. To be transparent, intimate

10
1. To leave
  • Priority of Husband and wife relationship.
  • Develop an adult relationship with your parents

11
1. To leave
  • Priority of Husband and wife relationship.
  • Develop an adult relationship with your parents.
  • Relationship with children.
  • In what way is your marriage relationship being
    adversely affected because you are following your
    parents example?
  • Applications.

12
2. To be united
  • Today convenience, chance and temporary.
    Divorce
  • Marriage a permanent relationship
  • A choice, obedience, and commitment to work it
    out.

13
2. To be united
  • Today convenience, chance and temporary.
    Divorce
  • Marriage a permanent relationship
  • A choice, obedience, and commitment to work it
    out.
  • Unconditional acceptance and love regardless of
    appearance, performance and health.
  • Must he/she earn your affection and approval?
  • Applications

14
3. To become one flesh
  • Sexual relationship within the bounds of
    marriage. I Corinthians 616
  • Marriage is a total commitment and a total
    sharing of the total person with another person
    until death.

15
3. To become one flesh
  • Sexual relationship within the bounds of
    marriage. I Corinthians 616
  • Marriage is a total commitment and a total
    sharing of the total person with another person
    until death.
  • Is there anything you are afraid to share with
    each other? Barriers?
  • Applications

16
4. To be transparent
  • Total transparency. No hidden up, covered up,
    lies.
  • Freedom of being honest and transparency.
  • Spiritual sharing.

17
4. To be transparent
  • Total transparency. No hidden up, covered up,
    lies.
  • Freedom of being honest and transparency.
  • Spiritual sharing.
  • Integrity, security, trust and intimacy.
  • Run from sexual immorality
  • Application

18
But it is not easy
  • Sin
  • Barrier
  • Need of Jesus Christ
  • Family as Gods new creation
  • We love, because God first loves us. I
    John 419

19
Topics to cover
  • 3/13 "Knowing You and You" - Christian and
    non-Christian Marriage
  • 3/27 "What Happens When the Wife Is Smarter Than
    the Husband?" - understanding wife's
    responsibilities
  • 4/10 "I Am the Head, But She Is the Neck" -
    understanding husband's responsibilities
  • 5/8 "My Husband Loves Facebook and Text Messages
    Than Talking to Me" - communication 1
  • 5/22 "My Wife Can't Stop Talking" - communication
    2
  • 6/12 "Money Talk" - unity through financial
    agreement or In-law relationship

20
Homework
  • Evaluate with your spouse of your marriage.
    Strengths and weaknesses.
  • Things to do or avoid to maintain a strong
    marriage relationship.
  • Pray together with your spouse.
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