Francis and Lisa have put on paper a clear and concise image of legitimate Christian marriage. This book makes a great gift to yourself or others. If you are looking for a book with practical, step by step tips on you and your spouse can communicate better, this is not the book you are looking for. My daughter, Olive, who is, © 2020 All rights Reserved. (She's a much better cook than a writer actually). When you have children, your service to Jesus slows to a crawlyou have your family to think about. You & Me Forever NR, 1hr 22min Drama; Directed By: Kaspar Munk In Theaters: On DVD: You & Me Forever Reviews. *You And Me Forever*helps readers understand their most important human relationship: marriage. One thing that stuck out was when the author stated that I wouldn't be thinking of family when I met God. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Christian readers state that it is more about living as a Christian rather than specifically meeting the criteria of a marriage guidance book. An fascinating, honest look at teenage jealousies. I want to run my life in that same manner. Eventually as I was maturing, I realized there is no priority where God is concerned. This Scandinavian teen-centric film doesn't have the anarchic effervescence of Lukas Moodysson's We Are the Best!, last week's Scandinavian, teen-centric movie, but this more brooding work also astutely explores the subtle head games and micro-politics of adolescent girls, in this case that of 16-year-olds in suburban Denmark. My boyfriend and I went together and we found that through the book, Francis and Lisa really challenged us to have meaningful conversations regarding marriage and relationships in general, along with a fully integrated view of who we are in Christ. Please enter your email address and we will email you a new password. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. It is for every couple. A Must Read for Everyone No Matter Your Relationship Status, Reviewed in the United States on August 27, 2019. Disabling it will result in some disabled or missing features. What follows is Chan’s appeal for married couples to join the mission to “spread the gospel”. This is my 50th year of marriage and a Christian even longer. But it doesn't have to be this way. Our relationship has been Christ-centered since the beginning so this book is confirmation of our desires of putting God first and offers us scriptures to support it, as well as further suggestions on how to not only view a God first marriages, but how to go out and do God's work together. Instead, they accomplished both in the ultimate win-win situation. Out of all the books I have read in 2015, it has by far been the best and most convicting to me. If you are not currently investing in your marriage by reading books on marriage, please grab a copy of this and start. Thus this little disclaimer – is not affiliated with E-Reads publishing or Open Road Integrated Media in any way. I appreciated Lisa's words as she offers helpful insights from a female perspective. I have been determined this last week and I finally finished reading it. Movie Reviews By Reviewer Type. While Francis writes the majority, his wife Lisa contributes as a co-author. Reviewed in the United States on June 30, 2019. It is full of rich analogies along with the urgent importance of marriage as a tool for God's kingdom and mission. It was the only time we saw Francis Chan speak and we thought it was powerful the way he prayed and experienced God redirect his heart on what to speak about. That is exactly what Satan wants you to do: ignore reality. Become overwhelmed by the love of Jesus for us. It places a large emphasis on your marriage being an exemplary example to other Christians while on Earth, and then you can expect your reward in Heaven. In this book, the Chan’s ask us to focus on eternity in our relationships and look far beyond the now and make not our marriages the focus but to put God above all else and let our marriages flourish from that.