Marriage and Family

Course Description

An examination of the structure and function of marriage and family life from a biblical perspective. Topics include mate selection, parenting, divorce, transition in relationships and the family life cycle. Students are exposed to difficult family issues such as blended families, spousal infidelity, midlife crisis and grief and loss in the home.
Credits: 3    Weeks: 6


  • Family Systems
  • Mate Selection
  • Principles of Parenting
  • Divorce
  • Transition in Relationships
  • God’s Design for the Family
  • Family Life Cycle
  • Blended Families
  • Spousal Infidelity
  • Midlife Crisis
  • Grief and Loss