When the streamers fell and the cheering subsided, 40-year-old Audrey Wineglass Foster stood amongst her friends and family as the unexpected guest of honor at her own birthday party. She hugged everyone who celebrated her special day.She was especially appreciative of Fred, her husband of two years.Creation and fall, the institution of marriage in Genesis -25, and the character of love (both married love and the love of Christians for one another) are all developed clearly and concisely for those who have already been exposed to biblical teaching.The second part of the book deals with the application and outworking of the principles laid out in the first. The first describes the biblical background for male-female relationships. In a sly reference to a book by Joshua Harris, they write, "Even if dating is a worldly notion with which some Christians will be uncomfortable, it is nonetheless something that most of us can't simply kiss goodbye." The book has two sections.
I welcome you to share what ONE book you recommend in the comments! It gave me truth to know how to differentiate between the two. There WILL be times of great loneliness and times of facing my deepest fears. Yes, I recommend reading it and letting it remind you of Truth… So Chuck Black writes for young adults but a little secret? My younger kids enjoy his books and my husband and I do too. These are books I consider essential reading for any Christian woman. Although I would like to be able to list them in order of “profoundness,” I, of course, cannot. ) Rather, it is solid truth rooted in the work and words of Jesus. It reminds me that there WILL be hard things in life. So this little book reminds me of great spiritual truth and does it in a delightful, colorful way. They provide a guide for how Christians might practice dating. Richard and Sharon Phillips have tackled the hotly disputed topic of Christian dating in their book Holding Hands, Holding Hearts.