Getting engaged and planning a wedding are exciting times! So many people to tell, pictures to post and plans to make. Do we really need premarital counseling? Is it worth the time? The effort? Expense?
What is Premarital Counseling?
Couples considering making a life long commitment will benefit from exploring potential relationship issues before making a Till Death Do Us Part promise. It is a fantastic opportunity to learn communication skills that will teach you to resolve conflict in an effecient way. It will allow you to explore and identify potential differences in areas such as finances, children, traditions, Holidays, in-laws... It will better equip you to know what it is really like to be Husband and Wife.
We come together as couples with different backgrounds, family of origins, ideals and possibly baggage from previous relationships. In premarital counseling, you will be encouraged to share with one another your dreams, your fears, your differences and your expectations. Premarital counseling helps you build a strong foundation for your marriage.
So, is premarital counseling worth the time, money, effort? Absolutely! Give your marriage the start it deserves.