Seminar Information

The Art of Marriage® consists of six video sessions that cover the following topics:

Session 1: Love Happens

(Purpose of Marriage)

  • God designed marriage and has a great plan for you.
  • The primary purpose of marriage is to reflect God’s character to a watching world.
  • It is important to receive your spouse as God’s perfect gift for you.

Session 2: Love Fades

(Drift to Isolation)

  • Couples naturally drift toward isolation.
  • Our differences and weaknesses push us apart.
  • Sin has affected every marriage.
  • The gospel brings healing and reconciliation.
  • Couples must learn to walk by the power of the Holy Spirit in marriage.

Session 3: Love Dances

(Roles)

  • God designed different responsibilities for men and women in marriage.
  • Though their responsibilities are different, men and women are equal in value.
  • God calls men to sacrificially love and lead their wives.
  • God calls women to respect and support their husbands.

Session 4: Love Interrupted

(Communication)

  • Conflict is common to all marriages.
  • The goal is not to be conflict-free but to learn to handle conflict correctly when it occurs.
  • Healthy conflict resolution occurs when couples are willing to seek and grant forgiveness.

Session 5: Love Sizzles

(Romance and Sex)

  • God created sex and has a wonderful design in mind.
  • A satisfying sex life is the result of a satisfying marriage relationship.
  • The ultimate purpose of sex is to bring pleasure and glory to God.

Session 6: Love Always

(Leaving a Legacy)

  • To leave a godly legacy, we must think about the impact of our lives on future generations.
  • Our hope for leaving a lasting legacy is through the gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • Leaving a godly legacy requires putting a stake in the ground.
NOTE:  The Art of Marriage Seminar is for married and engaged couples only.