January 24, 2012
The Best Marriage Book You've Never Heard Of
Gina Dalfonzo, Christianity Today
On the shelf of your church’s bookstore, Are You Waiting for ‘The One’? (InterVarsity), by Dwight N. and Margaret Kim Peterson, might look like any other Christian book on dating and marriage. Look a little harder.
The new book, subtitled “Cultivating Realistic, Positive Expectations for Christian Marriage,” is refreshingly different, captured in those two words realistic and positive. Instead of hard-and-fast statements about the One Best Biblical Way to Do Relationships, the Petersons offer a gentle, reasoned approach that allows room for Christian singles and couples to discover, within the context...