Do you find that family and friends often come to you for help with their marital problems? Do you feel God has gifted you with a heart that desires to help these people, care for them and provide encouragement in marital relationships? Do you wish you were better trained and equipped, more skilled and better able to use God’s Word during these times? We have just the program for you! Marriage Works is a distance learning, 5 part, 30 lesson training program designed to educate and equip a community of helpers within the church to offer careful, Biblical encouragement, direction, hope and relational growth to couples everywhere.

 

Course Text: Marriage Works

Course Content

Lessons Status
1

MACO 101: The Marriage You Always Wanted

2

MACO 102: Secrets of a Deeper Love

3

MACO 103: Biblical Foundations: Marriage God’s Way

4

MACO 104: Talking Sense: Good Communication in Marriage

5

MACO 105: What’s Love Got To Do With It?: The Ways We Love

6

MACO 106: Negative Thinking in Marriage: Its Power and Problem

7

MACO 201: Falling in Love for all the Right Reasons

8

MACO 202: Preparing for Marriage and Pre-marital Counseling

9

MACO 203: Spiritual Intimacy: Becoming Soul Mates

10

MACO 204: Embracing Kids: Love through the Parenting Years

11

MACO 205: LUV Talk: A Communication Method for the Rest of Us

12

MACO 206: Marital Seasons: Keeping Love Alive Across the Years

13

MACO 301: Marital Drift: Recognizing It and Returning to the Mainstream

14

MACO 302: Depression in Marriage: Climbing Out of the Black Hole

15

MACO 303: An Angry Spirit: Seeing Red in Marriage

16

MACO 304: Past Hurts and Marital Satisfaction

17

MACO 305: Marital Secrets and Values Conflicts between Couples

18

MACO 306: Forgiveness and Reconciliation in Marriage

19

MACO 401: Domestic Violence: Confronting Physical and Sexual Abuse

20

MACO 402: The Affair: Getting Beyond Marital Betrayal

21

MACO 403: Substance Abuse in Marriage: Getting Past the Chaos

22

MACO 404: Sexual Intimacy: Developing Closeness and Bridging the Gender Gap

23

MACO 405: Loss in Marriage: Embracing the Hope of Heaven

24

MACO 406: Sexual Problem-Solving: Healing the Pain, Restoring the Intimacy

25

MACO 501: Hope-focused Marriage Counseling: Ten Interventions

26

MACO 502: Law and Ethics in Marital Ministry and Intervention

27

MACO 503: Living with An Unbelieving Spouse

28

MACO 504: Boundaries and Separation in Marriage

29

MACO 505: Surviving Divorce and Living Again

30

MACO 506: Marriage Policy and Advocacy in Church and Society