Pre-marital counseling

 

NEW HAVEN PRE-MARITAL COUNSELING MINISTRY

 

New Havenoffers a Biblical pre-marital counseling ministry which is available to all couples who are thinking of or planning on getting married. We also offer a pre-marital counseling package to churches which are in need of this service. The package includes a minimum 4 of pre-marital counseling sessions.

 

CONTENT: The 4 sessions will include:

 

Session 1: Understanding Ourselves and Each Other.

  • Getting acquainted, brief personal and family history.
  • Assessment of spiritual condition and relationship with God.
  • The authority of God’s Word.

 

Session 2: Understanding God’s Design of Marriage.

  • The nature and meaning of a covenant marriage.
  • Biblical definition and role of a godly husband.
  • Biblical definition and role of a godly wife.

 

Session 3: Understanding Relationship Dynamics.

  • Communication and conflict resolution.
  • Seeking and giving forgiveness.

 

Session 4: Application and Conclusion.

  • Follow up of previous sessions.
  • Address other areas as deemed necessary.
  • Encouragement and blessing of the couple.

 

NOTE:

  • The couple will be given assignments to work on in between sessions to learn and apply the subject matter to their personal lives.
  • The couple will be given a folder containing notes, articles and other pertinent material .
  • The couple will be encouraged to come back toNew Haven6 months after their wedding for a check up.

 

OPTIONAL ASSESSMENT AVAILABLE:

  • Prepare-Enrich relationship inventory: Identifies strength and growth areas of the couple’s relationship including communication, conflict resolution, roles, finances, family and others.

 

For more information or to make arrangements for pre-marital counseling, please contact us:

 

New Haven Ministries

605-274-1566

www.newhavenlighthouse.org