Summary: Create a new small-group or class-based marriage ministry for your church or upgrade your current marriage ministry using “Marriage by the Book,” an eight-book series of practical multi-cultural Bible-based marriage books. These eight books, along with How to Lead a Christ-Centered Small Group, will help you enrich great marriages as well as strengthen struggling marriages.
Summary: Create or upgrade a small-group marriage ministry for your church.
Marriage by the BookAn 8-book series on marriage based on the Bible
Practical. Biblical. Cross-Cultural.
For Small Groups
For Marriage Ministries
Why Marriage by the Book?
Based on 2,000+ marriages
Answers your questions
“Make it personal” questions
Many personal stories
For every kind of marriage —
young to old, great to not-so-great
Read 1, Read All 8
Each book covers a different aspect of marriage.
Books are self-contained and can be studied on their own.
Choose Your Covers
Multicultural covers or
Each Book is “Three-in-One”
No need to buy a separate workbook. Workbook questions (and room to answer) are built in.
No need to buy a separate leader’s guide. Meeting plans and discussion questions are built in.
What People Are Saying
“I have known Doug and his wife for many years. Many relationships in our church have been strengthened and enriched through the use of his ‘Marriage by the Book’ series.” – Ephraim Williams, Pastor, St. Paul Baptist Church
“‘Marriage by the Book’ is a life-changing series that will bring Christ into your marriage. The series will guide you step-by-step as you wrestle with the right questions, so you can see Christ-centered results. Whether your marriage is healthy and thriving or needing an overhaul…this series will help you. I know this because it’s helped my marriage.” – Craig Sweeney, Lead Pastor, Heights Church
“Doug Britton’s humbleness and sincere love for people allowed God to use him to transcend cultural and racial differences with biblically based writings that truly blessed our congregation. Doug’s gifted insight and real life experiences expressed in his writings have and continue to assist couples in our congregation to discover the principles for a successful marriage and a healthy family.” – Isaac Cotton, Pastor, St. Jude Christian Tabernacle
About the Author
Bible-based Marriage and Family Therapist Doug Britton has helped hundreds of thousands of people as a therapist, clinical director of a treatment center, seminar speaker, radio co-host, and author of over twenty books. In each book of the “Marriage by the Book” series, Doug draws upon his extensive experience counseling about 1,000 married couples. More importantly, he goes directly to the Bible and applies its truth and wisdom to problems couples face today.