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We invite you to take a look at our marriage webinars which feature over 50 hours of practical Biblical teaching on marriage-related subjects such as communication and conflict resolution, physical and emotional intimacy, and spiritual connectedness. We also invite you read through our articles, romantic tips, and be sure to check out our exclusive 3-part Oneness Wedding Candle and the interactive couple’s study, Experiencing Oneness.
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Seven Secrets of a Great Lover
Not born a natural lover? That doesn’t mean you can’t learn to love well! All great lovers have some definite characteristics, what we call the 7 secrets, in common. Find out what they are!


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3-part Oneness Wedding Candle

The Oneness Wedding Candle is more than a creative decoration for your wedding – it’s a lasting representation of your spiritual union throughout your marriage. Whether you’re planning your own wedding ceremony or looking for a meaningful gift for a special couple, the Oneness Wedding Candle is the perfect way to celebrate the oneness created when husband and wife are joined together by God Himself.

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View our huge archive of Romantic Tips sorted by Love Language! Whether your mate’s love language is Time, Touch, Affirmation, Service or Gifts, you can find a tip especially tailored for him/her. Visit the Archive!

Growing Toward Oneness – a Marriage Blog



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When in Grief – Take Flight


When one is in the initial stages of grief, the natural tendency is to take flight—flight from people and flight from God—pushing both away from you. After April 28, 1992, when Riverside County made their decision against our use of Spring Meadows, Idyllwild, California, we struggled with that tendency. We entered a grieving process—just as real as losing a loved one. Not only did we grieve the loss of the GTO Spring Meadows dream, but we also wrestled with feelings... Read more →


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Place Your Marriage First


by Bob & Yvonne Turnbull Have you noticed that too much hurry and speed of life can put a serious crimp in a marriage?  We often think we will have time for one another when life slows down. Interesting how that time never seems to arrive.  Before we know it, we have drifted apart in our marriage. To keep a marriage going on a healthy and happy highway, each spouse needs to make sure they are not under-committed to one... Read more →



Thanks again for all the wonderful insights on how to maintain oneness with your mate. They have helped us tremendously in our relationship with each other and with our relationship with Jesus.

While my husband and I have been attending your classes for several years, we just last year decided to begin [your] Bible study workbook “Experiencing Oneness.” I can’t begin to express to you what it has meant to our marriage of 25 years. We now give them as wedding gifts.
 

…the seeds article from your newsletter I received this afternoon…feels like a slap in the face, and for that, I must tell you wholeheartedly, “Thank you!” Thank you for your simple, [understandable] guidance for how to make my participation in our marriage better…more godly, more loving, more giving, more fulfilling!
 

We were thrilled with the Marriage Leader Training from GTO! Where else could we go to be trained in marriage ministry AND by given ready-to-use materials? The training offered all we needed to begin ministering to other couples in our church and community.