Our marriages are not private matters.

~~ Our children, gain emotional security and a myriad of benefits from our marriage, our love and union. Our marriages matter to our extended family. They matter to our employers. They matter to society. They are the fabric that holds families together.

So, do something for your marriage in Marriage Week, come to think of it why wait – do it now! Sign up with our Marriage Investment Bank – find out more through the link below (click on the MIB logo). Write a letter of thanks or praise to show your love for your spouse. Buy them a special gift, it does not have to be large or expensive.

During Marriage Week there will be special events happening across Australia – check with your local church, Christian Radio station.

What is Marriage Week?

Marriage Week is an annual celebration, initiated in Australia in 2007, to reinforce and promote the benefits/importance of marriage and increase awareness and value of pre-marriage and in-marriage education.

Marriage Week gives a husband and wife, together with those who are preparing to marry, the opportunity and encouragement to focus on their relationship.

Marriage Investment Bank

Prayers for Marriage

The following are some of the suggestions for inclusion in your prayers for the current month:

  • Pray that society – the nation & it’s government – would understand that traditional marriage has been the foundation of families & strong societies throughout the age & should remain so.  Ps 2:10-11.
  • Pray for the traditional marriages of members of the Federal Government. Heb 13:4.
  • Pray for the traditional marriages of members of State & Territory Parliaments.
  • Pray for the traditional marriages of members of the Defence Force – that the Lord may preserve them from all harm. Ps 91:11.
  • Pray that the families, relatives and friends of our Defence Force members may be strengthened in times […]

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What counts in making a happy marriage is not so much how compatible you are, but how you deal with incompatibility.

~~ Leo Tolstoy

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Reaping and sowing
Are we reaping what we have sowed – or rather not sowed? There is evidence that in nations – including Australia – that the church has not been sowing into marriage and the Lord’s design, plan and purpose for it.
A task that is of great importance to the church is to restore, preserve and support a Godly marriage culture – even though to many around us, marriage has lost its meaning…..Read more

New resources are regularly added to our web site to assist the church build an effective, dynamic ministry to marriages in the community.

Take the opportunity today to check the ‘For the Church’ pages through the main menu.

Events Noticeboard
The Marriage Week ‘Events Noticeboard’ has many new features are available. Use it for promoting your marriage courses/seminars/retreats throughout the year. There is no charge for registration and use, subject to agreement to the “Terms of Use”. Find out more.

Info & Resource Kit…..

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About Marriage Week?
…… Marriage Week is a coalition of the Christian church, media, ministries, and other organisations across Australia who have the same vision of marriage between a man and a woman, according to scripture being upheld and strengthened…..Read More

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