Marriage: Whose Dream? (Resources For Changing Lives Series)
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The ultimate spouse. The dream marriage. Where do they fall on your wish list? If your marriage seems less than ideal, is your patience with God wearing thin? It's possible to get caught up in our own dreams and expect God to deliver on our terms. But what if God's dream for your marriage differs from yours? What if his plan is to sanctify you through the struggles of a challenging relationship? If your dream for the ideal marriage were to crumble, would your hope and joy crumble with it? They don?t have to. In this eye-opening booklet, Paul David Tripp shows how refocusing your dreams on God-centered priorities can invigorate both you and your marriage.
The dream marriage.... Where does it fall on your wish list? Is the marriage of your dreams the one thing that would make you happy? What if you dis-covered that God's dream for you doesn't match your own? Whose dream really counts? It's possible to get caught up in our own desires and to expect God to deliver on our terms. But what if he has a different ideaoa plan to sanctify us through faith-building struggles in a challeng-ing relationship? What if your dream for the ideal marriage were to crumble? Would your hope and joy crumble with it? They don't have to. In this eye-opening booklet, Paul David Tripp shows how refocusing your dreams according to divine priorities can invig-orate both you and your marriage.
Paul D. Tripp (D.Min., Westminster Theological Seminary) is Professor of Pastoral Life and Care at Redeemer Seminary, Dallas TX. Previously he was a counselor and Director of Changing Lives Ministries at the Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation in Glenside, PA, and a Lecturer in Practical Theology at Westminster Theological Seminary, PA.
He is the author of Instruments in the Redeemers Hands; War of Words: Getting to the Heart of Our Communication Struggles; Age of Opportunity: A Biblical Guide to Parenting Teens; Lost in the Middle: Midlife and the Grace of God; How People Change (co-author); Relationships: A Mess Worth Making (co-author); A Quest for More: Living for Something Bigger Than You; Whiter Than Snow: Meditations on Sin and Mercy; A Shelter in the Time of Storm: Meditations on God and Trouble; Broken Down House: Living Productively in a World Gone Bad and most recently What did you expect?: Redeeming the realities of marriage.
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