This Marriage Preparation Course is a template for clergy, pastors and preachers to use when working with a couple preparing for a Service of Christian Marriage. This gender-neutral course outline consists of an introductory meeting and four sessions. It includes an information form to collect basic information about the couple and ceremony, as well as suggestions for scripture selection, vows and service elements. The four sessions include:
- Session 1 - Introductions and Information
- Session 2 - Service and Theology
- Session 3 - Faith, Care, Communication and Conflict
- Session 4 - Past and Future
Each session includes an outline of topics to be addressed and homework for the couple to prepare for the next session. This document features find-and-replace and is available in .rtf, .docx, .pdf and .pages.