As you read through the devotions each day, you will: Become a great lover by learning to love God first Develop the essential disciplines of a lasting relationship Focus on the important things in life Discover a sense of spiritual purpose and meaning Understand that grace is not just for "beginners" – it is for you, every day Whether you are dating seriously or engaged to be married, these daily personal devotions and weekly couple's devotions will help you discover the way to lifelong love. However, my now-fiance and I did have some very meaningful conversations that were provoked by the book, some of them even inspired by how poorly the authors had covered some of the subjects.
On Saturdays, suggest the authors (The Ten Commandments of Dating), couples should spend the day together and discuss their thoughts about the week's theme; Sundays they ought to attend church.
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The National Mental Health Association reports in a Gannett News Service piece that about 25 percent of populations that suffer drastic seasonal lighting changes experience some kind of winter blues—and 5 percent of those develop serious SADness requiring medication and even hospitalization.
More people will be affected by a milder form of SAD as less daylight sets off the hormone melatonin—mellowing energy level and mood, while making stomachs hungrier than usual. Many Christians have been taken in by a subset of the health-and-wealth gospel. Carlson, author of (IVP, 1994), calls it the emotional-health gospel.