If you are like most dating couples, you are looking for more than just a companion – you want a soul mate!
The essence of a true soul mate relationship is that of deep spiritual connection.
However, my now-fiance and I did have some very meaningful conversations that were provoked by the book, some of them even inspired by how poorly the authors had covered some of the subjects.
So, I'd give the book itself a rather low rating..I'll bump up because I actually think that, in a perhaps unintended way, the book accomplished exactly what it was supposed to do for us.
We had talked about a lot of the questions before just in regular conversation, but it was neat to have a focused discussion every week.
Went through it with Jeff\n Answers to questions are in my journal\n Brought up some good questions but parts semeed basic\n Purity needs to be week 2 not week 8\n Recommend to other dating/engaged couples\n\n1.
I will do my best to keep this spoiler-free, but I cannot guarantee you won’t learn something that may tend to impart certain details of which you were not aware.
As multitudes of films do nowadays, the tale spans some several years, but we are treated at the beginning to the young couple who are preparing to run away together and elope.
Their big city plans are halted, though, when Annie’s parents have the marriage annulled.I like the format: about two pages of daily reading for Monday through Friday, then 6-10 questions to discuss on Saturday. Definitely very inspiring, convicting, and helpful. May however be geared more towards those new to their faith.I didn't like the content of all of the daily messages - some of it was great, some of it was boring, and some of it I just didn't agree with. None the less it was very eye opening in a couple areas to me and each weeks study seemed to be quite relevant to the events in my life.Ben moves to New York, while Annie stays in Iowa to help her family.Fifteen years later, both engaged to their respective fiancés, the two discover that their annulment was never finalized.This book has given me quite an interesting mix of feelings.The book itself has some gems that became devalued and overlooked by moments of bad theology, strained analogies, shallow biblical readings, unwelcome opinions, and just ill-fitting illustrations.If you are like most dating couples, you are looking for more than just a companion – you want a soul mate!Relationship experts Ben Young and Samuel Adams, authors of The Ten Commandments of Dating and The One, give user-friendly tips for nurturing your personal walk with God and enhancing your spiritual connection as a couple. It's filled with shallow, amateurish theological statements and trite and/or stretched analogies.What makes or breaks a Hallmark movie is an effective combination of clever writing and superb acting.I am thrilled to report that in both cases, this succeeds in meeting that goal.