Articles on Marriage

The articles listed on this page are related to the topic of biblical peacemaking in the context of the marriage relationship. Peacemaking Women With personal stories and advice firmly rooted in Scripture, this book offers hope for peace with God, peaceful relationships with others, and genuine peace within. $13.95 more info Hope for Troubled Marriages by Ken Sande, President of Peacemaker Ministries. Do you think that your marriage is beyond hope? In this article, Ken Sande reminds us in this article of the power of God to raise dead marriages to life. How Churches Can Preserve and Heal Marriages by Ken Sande, President of Peacemaker Ministries. Drawn from a chapter Ken Sande wrote for the book Pastoral Leadership for Manhood and Womanhood, this article encourages pastors and layleaders to rescue their people from divorce by exercising loving, restorative church discipline. Love and Respect in Marriage by Ken Sande, President of Peacemaker Ministries. This article is a helpful study of the scriptural principles surrounding the role relationship of husbands and wives. The Myths of Divorce by Ken Sande, President of Peacemaker Ministries. This article discusses five myths that people in the midst of divorce are often fooled into believing. True Stories: Accountable to God When one woman remembered that she was accountable to God, it changed her perspective on her husband and her marriage. Through faithful obedience, she experienced a whole new level of intimacy with God and with her husband. We love to receive letters like this one! True Stories: Church Discipline Saves a Marriage Church discipline often has a negative connotation—harsh, retaliatory, or dictatorial. But church discipline, when...

eNews @ Peacemaker Ministries – May 2007

  eNews @ Peacemaker Ministries – May 2007     Monthly news and commentary on biblical peacemaking May 2007 In This Issue: •  Kramer’s Sin–and Ours • Price Break Ends May 31st for the 2007 Peacemaker Conference •  In the News… • Testimony of the Month • Twenty-Five Years of Peacemaking Guiding People Through Conflict A succinct summary and application of biblical conflict resolution principles for those trying to assist other people who are struggling with conflict. $5.95              more info Upcoming Event Schedule: • June 1-2, Ripley, WV – Conflict Coaching Training •  June  20, Lake Forest, CA – Conflict Coaching Training • June 21-22, Lake Forest, CA – Mediation Training • June  22-23, Olympia, WA – Conflict Coaching Training • June  28, Little Rock, AR – Conflict Coaching Training • June  29-30, Little Rock, AR – Reconciling Marital Conflict • July 9-11 , Fresno, CA – Certification Training Event • July 22, Birmingham, AL – Ken preaching at Briarwood Church • July 29, Birmingham, AL – Ken preaching at Briarwood Church • August 16 , Houston, TX – Presbyterian Global Fellowship •   August 24-25, Orlando, FL – Mediation Training • August 24-25, Niceville, FL – Peacemaker Seminar • September 6, Billings, MT – Conflict Coaching Training • September 7-8, Billings, MT – Mediation Training More information, registration, or complete listing of upcoming events   Kramer’s Sin–and Ours What society and the church can learn from comedian Michael Richards’s racial tirade by Edward Gilbreath [Editor’s note: With the recent controversy over Don Imus’s comments on the Rutgers women’s basketball team, race relations have again been in the national news. Ed Gilbreath’s thoughts in this article that he wrote last fall are as relevant now as they were...

eNews @ Peacemaker Ministries – July 2007

  eNews @ Peacemaker Ministries – July 2007     Monthly news and commentary on biblical peacemaking July 2007 In This Issue: • A Church without Conflict? • Pre-Conference Events–Rates Increase on August 10 • In the News… •  Sneak Peek at New Line of Resources • Testimony of the Month The Peacemaker In this foundational peacemaking resource, Ken Sande describes the powerful biblical principles you can use to resolve conflict.  Download Chapter 1 and see for yourself how applicable this book is! $13.95              more info Upcoming Event Schedule: • August 23, Orlando, FL – Conflict Coaching•  August 24-25, Orlando, FL – Mediation Training •  August 24-25, Niceville, FL – Peacemaker Seminar •  September 6, 2007, Billings, MT – Conflict Coaching •  September 7-8, 2007, Billings, MT – Mediation Training •  September 18, 2007, Charlotte, NC – Conflict Coaching •  September 18-20, Charlotte, NC – Reconciling Church Conflict •  September 18-20, Charlotte, NC – Certification Training •  September 18-20, Charlotte, NC – Teaching Peacemaking Cross Culturally •  September 19-20, Charlotte, NC – Reconciling Marital Conflict •  September 19-20, Charlotte, NC – Mediation Training •  September 20, Charlotte, NC – Walking Through Divorce Redemptively •  September 20, Charlotte, NC – Case Administration •  October 11, Colleyville, TX – Conflict Coaching •  October 12-13, Colleyville, TX – Mediation Training •  October 13, Bozeman, MT – Peacemaker Seminar •  October 19-20, Cuyahoga Falls, OH – Conflict Coaching •  October 20, Duluth, MN – Peacemaker Seminar •  October 26-27, Little Rock, AR – Mediation Training •  October 26-27, Las Cruces, NM – Peacemaker Seminar •  October 26-27, Dublin, OH – Peacemaker Seminar •  October 27, Lanesville, IN – Peacemaker Seminar • ...

eNews @ Peacemaker Ministries – August 2007

  eNews @ Peacemaker Ministries – August 2007     Monthly news and commentary on biblical peacemaking August 2007 In This Issue: • The Church: God’s Preeminent Peacemaking Paradigm • Introducing The Peacemaking Church Resource Set • Last Chance for Discount on Peacemaker Conference Registration •  Quote of the Month The Peacemaking Church Resource Set An integrated church-wide initiative for building a Culture of Peace-it’s the next generation of peacemaking materials for churches $199.00              more info Upcoming Event Schedule: •  September 6, 2007, Billings, MT – Conflict Coaching •  September 7-8, 2007, Billings, MT – Mediation Training •  September 18 – 20, 2007, Charlotte, NC – Conflict Coaching & Mediation Training•  September 18-20, Charlotte, NC – Reconciling Church Conflict •  September 18-20, Charlotte, NC – Certification Training •  September 18-20, Charlotte, NC – Teaching Peacemaking Cross Culturally •  September 19-20, Charlotte, NC – Reconciling Marital Conflict •  September 20, Charlotte, NC – Mediation Training •  September 20, Charlotte, NC – Walking Through Divorce Redemptively •  September 20, Charlotte, NC – Case Administration •  October 11, Colleyville, TX – Conflict Coaching •  October 12-13, Colleyville, TX – Mediation Training •  October 12, Lynchburg, VA – Rivermont Evangelical Presbyterian Church•  October 13, Bozeman, MT – Peacemaker Seminar •  October 19-20, Cuyahoga Falls, OH – Conflict Coaching •  October 20, Duluth, MN – Peacemaker Seminar •  October 26-27, Little Rock, AR – Mediation Training •  October 26-27, Las Cruces, NM – Peacemaker Seminar •  October 26-27, Dublin, OH – Peacemaker Seminar •  October 27, Lanesville, IN – Peacemaker Seminar •  November 2-3, Wichita, KS – Peacemaker Seminar •  December 7, Midlothian, VA – Conflict CoachingMore information, registration,...

eNews @ Peacemaker Ministries – September 2007

  eNews @ Peacemaker Ministries – September 2007   Monthly news and commentary on biblical peacemaking September 2007 In This Issue: •  2007 Conference Wrap-up •  Quote of the Month The Peacemaking Church Resource Set A comprehensive approach to building a Culture of Peace–it’s the next generation of peacemaking materials for churches $199.00              more info Upcoming Event Schedule: •   October 5-6, St. Louis, MO – Presentation at Covenant Seminary •    October 12, Lynchburg, VA – Peacemaker Seminar •    October 13, Bozeman, MT – Peacemaker Seminar •    October 19-20, Cuyahoga Falls, OH – Conflict Coaching •    October 20, Duluth, MN – Peacemaker Seminar •    October 26-27, Las Cruces, NM – Peacemaker Seminar •    October 26-27, Dublin, OH – Peacemaker Seminar •    October 27, Lanesville, IN – Peacemaker Seminar •    November 2-3, Wichita, KS – Peacemaker Seminar •    November 8-10, Englewood, CO – Conflict Coaching/Mediation Training •    December 7, Midlothian, VA – Conflict Coaching More information, registration, or complete listing of upcoming events   2007 Conference Wrap-up Excerpts from keynote addresses by Ken Sande, Victor Nakah, Randy Alcorn, and Edward Gilbreath All those who attended the 2007 Peacemaker Conference have now returned home from North Carolina with the conference but a memory in the recent past. It is difficult to convey in words what took place at the conference and how God worked in the hearts of those who were there. But allow us to try, using the words of the four keynote addresses: Ken Sande – The Glory and Joy of Unity About 25 years ago, a Christian friend and attorney, Ralph...