Each year 63,000 couples choose to marry in church.
Growing Together: The Course is a flexible marriage preparation course for use by church leaders. The course is designed to help couples to develop a shared understanding of their future together through discussion of key issues on married life, and is suitable for those considering marriage or those already engaged and planning a wedding. It can be used alongside the popular Growing Together book which is aimed at the couples themselves.
Guidance is provided on using the material with groups of couples over a number of weekly sessions or as a one-day course.
Subjects covered include:
Past, present and future
Reasons for getting married
Us and them
The wedding day
Follow-up after the wedding
How have we grown - a reunion course
A CD-ROM is also included with worksheets, scripts of each session, graphics, a poster and course invitations.