The pastor was a Korean man in his thirties who said that there were three types of books you should always be reading: one book about Christian spirituality, one book about business/finance, and one about relationships. About once a month, sometimes twice, I read a book that deals with some aspect of maintaining a healthy relationship.
My white bookshelves from IKEA are filled with books on communication, friendship, emotional health, and marriage, each of them highlighted and annotated and dog-eared into near-oblivion.
However, learning about this special someone’s theology is a bit more thorny if you even think to ask at all.
On God.org, seasoned pastor and theologian John Piper compiles for couples a questionnaire In his original questionnaire (that is now chapter 1 of this book) Piper asks some of the typical stuff (like friends and entertainment), but then he dives deeper.
Ensor starts with Genesis, looking at God’s original design for the family. (Jason Illian)Two things stood out to me while reading this book: 1.
I appreciated reading something from the perspective of a single Christian guy–someone who had actually experienced dating, break-ups, etc. Illian is really funny, and his sense of humor makes this book a very entertaining read.
A few years ago I realized love, sex, and relationship issues were going to be a major theme of my ministry with students. As a general rule we do not censor any content on the site.You might find my blog of interest where I critique Josh Harris's book. Unfortunately Josh Harris is quick to point out the problems with dating but reluctant to share any of the problems with his approach. Steve wrote: "You might find my blog of interest where I critique Josh Harris\'s book.If you need a recommendation, I’m the girl to reach out to.One of my favorite relationship books I’ve recently read has been Gary Thomas’ .
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I read several Christian books on the topic because I wanted to see more than one perspective and look at new ways to explain the biblical principles.