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Marriage Ministries

equipping couples to engage in the world with truth and grace

Whether you’ve been married five minutes or fifty-plus years, Stonebriar’s Marriage Ministries are here to help your marriage become the best it can be! Our mission is to enrich, equip, and encourage strong, healthy marriages for every season of life. Explore events and resources below that will help you and your spouse become deeply rooted in God’s love and His Word.

Your Best Us—Summer Marriage Study

Wednesdays, June 17–July 22 | 7 p.m. on Zoom

What if you could make small changes that would lead to great growth and change in your marriage? We’ll show you how at our Summer Marriage Study!

Using the guide Your Best Us: Marriage Is Easier Than You Think by Tim Lowe and video lessons from David and Jamie Ake, we’ll look at a few core habits that great marriages have and encourage you to put them into practice with your spouse.

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Summer Date Nights

Select Fridays at 7 p.m.

Get ready to have fun and connect with your spouse! Our Summer Date Nights make it easy for you to escape from routine and spend meaningful time together. Check out the dates and details below, and sign up to join the fun.

  • Your Best Night In | Friday, June 12
    Order dinner in and cozy up with your spouse to watch a fun night of comedy, encouragement, and insightful wisdom from pastors, entertainers, and couples just like you.

  • A Sweet Night In | Friday, July 17
    Follow along from home as our very own Stonebriar Chefs Bo and Andrea Johnson walk you through making an incredible dessert, all while having hilarious yet insightful conversations about the joys and challenges of marriage.

  • Scavenger Hunt | Friday, August 7
    Jump in the car and race around town to find objects, complete challenges, and upload your results as we track it all live on our online leaderboard. No babysitter? Toss the kids in the car with you!

The Rooted Marriage

Online Community & Resource Library

Connect with The Rooted Marriage for online community and resources that will keep your marriage rooted in Christ. This is where you’ll find videos from our Marriage Ministries leaders and friends, reminders from Scripture, conversation starters for you and your spouse, and more!

Community

Marriage Foundations (Premarital Class)

Are you ready to say I Do?

Take an interactive look at God’s design and purpose for your marriage at Marriage Foundations. This premarital class covers practical topics like communication, conflict, finances, and physical intimacy, and you’ll have a chance to meet with a coach couple. Marriage Foundations is open to couples who are engaged, as well as those who are seriously dating or newlyweds who have been married up to one year.

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Ground Breaking Fellowship for Young Married Couples

Groundbreaking

Sunday Fellowship

Groundbreaking is a Sunday Fellowship for newly married couples in their 20s and 30s embarking on a lifelong journey together. Through fellowship and guidance from mentor couples, you will grow deeper in both your relationship with the Lord and with your spouse. Contact Ministry Coordinator Sarah McFarlane to connect with this online group.

Marriage Core

Mariage Core (Returning This Fall)

Marriage Enrichment Community

Marriage Core is more than a class—it’s a community. We know that good marriages don’t just happen. They take a continuous investment of time and energy. If you and your spouse want to strengthen your relationship, Marriage Core is the place for you. Join us on Tuesdays this fall from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Details are coming soon!

David Aké

David Aké
Associate Pastor of Marriage Ministries
davida@stonebriar.org
469-252-5244

If you have not found what you’re looking for or would like guidance on where to start, please reach out to David Aké.