The guide offers suggestions on how to prepare for each date, basic ideas for where to go, an outline of what to discuss, and how to benefit from the written exercises.
From Zondervan in 2003, this 222-page book sold for .99 (trade cover).101 Great Dates by David and Diane Coleman.
Best of all, he offers the most practical and uncensored advice you will ever hear on this topic.
Not for the faint of heart, challenges single Christ followers to step up and set a new standard for this generation!
SMALL GROUP USEThis book includes a section of questions that may be used for small group study.
Additionally, a DVD study is available as a companion to this book (sold separately).
These 10 commandments, if kept, will The 10 chapters (Commandments) are: Thou Shalt get a Life, Thou Shalt Use your Brain, Thou Shalt be Equally Yoked, Thou Shalt Take it Slow, Thou Shalt Set Clear Boundaries, Thou Shalt Save Sex for Later, Thou Shalt Not Play House, Thou Shalt Fight Fairly, Thou Shalt Not Ignore Warning Signs, and Thou Shalt Choose Wisely.10 Great Dates Before You Say "I Do" by David & Claudia Arp and Curt & Natelle Brown.
This book provides, as the subtitle says, Time-Tested laws for building successful relationships." It gives practical, no-nonsense commandments on how to make dating work for you.
In a nutshell, this book provides 10 fun and innovative relationship-building dates for engaged couples and others who are dating seriously.
Sprinkled throughout are the authors' own personal experiences as well as stories from the many couples with whom they have worked who wanted to build a loving, lasting marriage.
The book combines the best of marriage preparation research with a fun, easy-to-follow format.
The first part speaks to ten different themes, each theme being a chapter: Sharing Hopes, Dreams and Expectations; Appreciating Your Differences; Communicating and Connecting; Solving Problems as a Couple; Managing Your Money; Leaving and Cleaving; Celebrating Intimacy, Love and Romance; Realizing Roles and Planning for Family; Developing Spiritual Intimacy; and Choosing an Intentional Marriage.
The second part of the book is a personal dating guide and each of the ten dates correspondes with one of the themes of the book.