If you plan on getting married in a church, or by a priest/pastor, chances are that they will require some form of premarital counseling. Josh and I took a premarital class through our church, as well as several sessions with our officiating pastor leading up to the wedding. Attending the class and these meetings ended up saving us $75 on our marriage licence!

Travis went over the four major sources of conflict in marriage:

  1. Communication
  2. Money
  3. In-laws
  4. Intimacy

I did some further research and found the following websites:



I recommend reading the following books as well:

The 10 Commandments of Marriage: Practical Principles to Make Your Marriage Great

When Sinners Say &34;I Do”: Discovering the Power of the Gospel for Marriage

The 5 Love Languages: The Secret to Love that Lasts

Getting Your Sex Life Off to a Great Start: A Guide for Engaged and Newlywed Couples

Strengthening Your Marriage

Getting Ready for Marriage: A Practical Road Map for Your Journey Together

Starting Your Marriage Right: What You Need to Know in the Early Years to Make It Last a Lifetime

Cherish: The One Word That Changes Everything for Your Marriage

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