Marriage Ministries

Encouraging strong, healthy marriages in every season of life

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.

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The Rooted Marriage

Connect with The Rooted Marriage on Facebook for community and resources on the go, and get encouraging insights every Monday with our Marriage Moment video series!

Remember When . . .

Couples, remembering your love story is a fun and meaningful way to connect with your spouse. Listen as Pastor David Ake shares three conversation starters that use your unique love story to encourage, celebrate, and challenge each other. Find more insights and resources for your marriage on our webpage:

Encourage Your Spouse

Encourage your spouse using these three insights from the book of Colossians, and find more practical wisdom for your marriage in The Rooted Marriage Facebook group: And remember to join us for a special Woodcraft Date Night on Friday, April 16! Learn more and sign up at

Three Tips for Unity in Marriage

Couples, check out these three tips for pursuing unity in your marriage, then put tip number three into action at our Woodcraft Date Night on April 16! Join us for a fun evening of creativity and community as you build a woodcraft project together and enjoy food, games, and prizes, too! Learn more and sign …

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Unity Through Clarity

Unity is a key part of God’s design for marriage, and unity is forged by clear communication, grace, and perspective. Listen to these three ways you can build unity by pursuing clarity with your spouse. Find more resources and encouragement for your marriage on our webpage:

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Marriage Ministry Team

David Ake

David Ake
Associate Pastor—Marriage Ministries

Lauri Lanier

Lauri Lanier
Ministry Leader—Care Ministries

If you have not found what you’re looking for or would like guidance on where to start, please reach out to David Ake at or 469-252-5244.