The new rules of love sex and dating
That assumption being: That’s what many married people told themselves when they were single. They met someone they were physically attracted to, added sex to the relationship right away, and fell into a kind of neurochemical bliss that made them believe that not only had they never loved like this, Soon enough, their relationship problems began causing chemistry problems.The sexual part of the marriage died, leaving both of them frustrated and confused.Drawing on his many years as a pastor of a burgeoning church, Andy Stanley has seen more than his fair share of relationship struggles.What he has noticed is a series of patterns among them all which seem to doom them to failure.While the white picket fence may have gone by the wayside, meeting the right person and living happily ever after has not.Yet, the idea that happiness will be achieved when we find the right person is statistically unrealistic as evidenced by the divorce rate, not only in the world, but in the church. This week we offer lesson one in this study, and we invite you to participate with us.This book is written for everyone (not just Christians) because the problems are universal, and the same is true for the the solutions.I have been married for 12 years so you may wonder why I have chosen to read I have two children, and the practice of arranged marriages are not longer in practice.
But it’s possible you’ve embraced the underlying premise that holds these story lines and episodes together.Communicator, author, and pastor Andy Stanley founded Atlanta-based North Point Ministries in 1995.Today, NPM consists of six churches in the Atlanta area and a network of 30 churches around the globe that collectively serve nearly 70,000 people weekly.In The New Rules For Love, Sex & Dating, Andy Stanley explores the challenges, assumptions, and land mines associated with dating in the twenty-first century.Best of all, he offers the most practical and uncensored advice you will ever hear on this topic.
As host of Your Move with Andy Stanley, which delivers over five million messages each month through television and podcasts, and author of more than 20 books, including The New Rules for Love, Sex & Dating; Ask It; How to Be Rich; Deep & Wide; Visioneering; and Next Generation Leader, he is considered one of the most influential pastors in America.