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Sacred Marriage

Sacred Marriage What If God Designed Marriage to Make Us Holy More Than to Make Us Happy?

By Gary Thomas
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.68 Stars

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On 6/22 Rachel DeVaughn wrote: This book cover immediately stood out to me because of the words “holy more than happy”. That thought had never occurred to me before. The “worldly” selfish view is to make sure we are always happy and if our spouse or significant other doesn’t make us happy anymore, its time to move on to ... “Sacred Marriage” By Gary Thomas *christian marriage book review*

Rachel's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/13 Melissa McMurchy wrote: This book is amazing and I would highly recommend it to anyone who is married or plans to get married. It is for people in all different stages of their relationships. I found all the words to be truly touching and I could see them working in my life and my marriage to Matt. As I mentioned many relationships ... Sacred Marriage

Melissa's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/7 Kristen Peterson wrote: Sacred Marriage by Gary Thomas was re-released in August of 2015. (side note: for Christmas we actually got Devotions for a Sacred Marriage and I got Sacred Influence so it is cool they all connect :). I really enjoyed this book because it isn't a book about how to be a better wife or husband, and ... Definitely a must read for married couples!

Kristen's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/1 Jill Hart wrote: I love this book. It's such a different look at marriage and how God uses marriage to mold us into the people that He wants us to be. It's a perspective that we don't often think of when we're in the midst of everyday life - to focus on the eternal and the picture of Himself that God has built into the ... Review: Sacred Marriage

Jill's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/25 Heather Buchanan wrote: God made marriage to make us holy, not to make us happy. In his compelling style, Gary Thomas consistently communicates that one marriage-altering message. As a marriage counselor, seminary professor, and writer of books on the spiritual life, I find far too many Christian books on marriage shallow, ... Sacred Marriage

Heather 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/21 Tiffney Pinto wrote: The Sacred Marriage, this book was an good read for me. I am always looking for new ways to improve my marriage. My husband and me love reading books like this. I think this book does help you love your spouse a little more. It makes you think about things that you wouldn't normally think about. It took ... Book Review on Sacred Marriage by Gary Thomas

Tiffney's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/18 The Glorious Mundane wrote: What if God designed marriage to make us holy more than to make us happy? What if I've been focusing on my marriage in the wrong way all along? What if all this striving to have a happy, content, satisfied marriage is not at all what God intended for my marriage? Gary Thomas tactfully but truthfully ... Sacred Marriage

The Glorious Mundane 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/6 Alannah Renee wrote: With our wedding being just a short 43 days away, I have been finding myself taking the time to read more blog posts and articles about marriage, being newly married, and how to keep Christ in the centre of a marriage.  I have to say, as much as I sometimes am disappointed by the content ... Sacred Marriage: Gary Thomas - Book Review

Alannah Renee's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/24 Derek Allen wrote: This classic work by Gary Thomas is an excellent resource for pre-married and married couples. Unlike many other books on marriage and relationships, Gary Thomas focuses on holiness instead of happiness. Gary shares his premise from the beginning, “This book looks at how we can use the challenges, ... Sacred Marriage

Derek Allen's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/20 Laura @ Life is Beautiful wrote: This book has been on my reading list for years. So many of the wives I look up to list it as one of their favorite books on marriage. I love reading books that help me become the best version of myself, and in this new role of wife there's plenty of room for improvement!The subtitle of this book is ... Sacred Marriage: A Book Review

Laura @ Life is Beautiful's Rating:

5 Stars