|Marriage on the Rock
Jimmy & Karen Evans
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About the Authors
Jimmy Evans is a pastor, Bible teacher, and best-selling author. He is the president and co-founder of MarriageToday with his wife Karen. They are also the hosts of MarriageToday with Jimmy & Karen, a marriage ministry and a national award-winning broadcast television program. He has authored several books and resources focused on strengthening marriage and families.
Jimmy and Karen know firsthand that no marriage is hopeless. The first few years of their own marriage were tumultuous and almost ended in divorce. Only by applying the principles that they now teach were they able to save their relationship. Today, after 35 years together, they understand that no matter how bleak a marriage may appear, every couple has a 100% chance of success in marriage. In fact, it can thrive!
Jimmy and Karen divide their time between Amarillo, Texas, where Jimmy serves as Head Elder of Trinity Fellowship, and Dallas, the location of MarriageToday's headquarters. He and Karen have two grown children and three grandchildren.
Society requires years of preparation for almost any significant career endeavor, but demands no preparation for one of the most crucial undertakings in life: marriage. In an age of disposable marriages and information overload, couples can only turn to one place for real answers that will make their relationship work to God. Marriage on the Rock clearly details God's principles that will strengthen good marriages and turn disillusioned, divorce-bound marriages into satisfying, dream relationships.
There’s good news: You have a 100% chance of succeeding in marriage! But it all depends on what you are willing to put into it—and Whom you have at the center. Relationship experts Jimmy and Karen Evans know this firsthand. Here, they weave their own personal experience together with what Jimmy has learned through more than two decades of counseling other couples. Whether engaged or married, you’ll find that God’s principles detailed in Marriage on the Rock will help you prepare for marriage or strengthen a good marriage. You’ll also discover how to turn what may be a disillusioned, divorce-bound marriage into a satisfying, dream relationship. Learn how good things like children, work, or hobbies can stand in the way of your relationship. Discover who can meet your deepest needs. See what makes a destructive husband or wife. Find out how to make your spouse a priority in your marriage, and how to make time and energy for the two of you. By following the four fundamental laws of marriage Jimmy and Karen Evans outline here, you’ll find new peace and satisfaction in your marital relationship, even if you are the only one trying to improve your marriage. The honeymoon doesn’t have to be over! Discover God’s design for your dream marriage today.