What is it?
Light and Life offers marriage preparation courses for people considering or planning marriage. The aim of the course is to provide couples with the tools to build a healthy marriage that will last a lifetime.
What does it involve?
Each evening consists of a short talk interspersed with exercises and questions for each couple to discuss. The course will cover various topics such as: How to recognise and appreciate your differences, the art of communication, the importance of commitment, resolving conflict, spending time together, nurturing your friendship, making each other feel loved, developing a good sexual relationship, the importance of talking about your goals, values and dreams
The course is run over five sessions, split as follows:
- Session 1 Communication Effective communication is essential for a strong marriage. Couples learn to recognise how their communication is affected by their personality, their family background and their circumstances. They look at what it means to talk about their feelings and practice listening to each other.
When can I come on a course?
Please check our calendar for the next course in What’s on or contact the church office to register an interest.