Welcome to Marriage Week ~ Australia

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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.

Affirming that:

The value of marriage, which as a binding public commitment, becomes the foundation of healthy families, healthy children, and a healthy community.

Marriage is ‘the union of a man and a woman to the exclusion of all others, voluntarily entered into for life’

The quality of …………READ MORE

Marriage Tool Box

Focus on the Family Australia
Our friends at Focus on the Family Australia have curated a special package for Marriage Week – “The Marriage Toolbox”.
The “Marriage Toolbox” contains a series of articles and broadcasts, a “Marriage Check-up” which is a pdf download and an offsite link to our Marriage Assessment tool (created by Focus on the Family USA).
For instant access sign in with your email through the link here.

Marriage Tool Box

Marriage Investment Bank

Love is patient and kind. Love is not jealous or boastful or proud or rude. It does not demand its own way. It is not irritable, and it keeps no record of being wronged. It does not rejoice about injustice but rejoices whenever the truth wins out.            1 Corinthians 13:4-6 (NLT)

FOR THE CHRISTIAN CHURCH

NATIONAL CALL

Be part of the national call for churches and Christian organisations to preach, teach and pray together on marriage in your churches and fellowship groups during Marriage Week commencing Sunday 10 September.
We have just added a “Marriage Declaration” for all His church to join in declaring in these days- download it now for this coming weekend, home groups etc.

Marriage Declaration

If ever unity in prayer was required in Australia, then it is in this season. Australian Church and prayer leaders are standing as one to call Christians to come in humility, to repent and pray for marriage. Join us when you can in the Corporate Internet Prayer Room open during Marriage Week, each day between the hours 13:00 to 15:00 and 19:00 to 22:00.

Download details

More coming please stay tuned and check the resource pages.

Resources

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

  • Just added sermon outlines and articles on marriage and overview of “The Case for No Change….”have a look now
  • The promotional videos for 2017 (download links in place) are now available!

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

Events Noticeboard

The Marriage Week ‘Events Noticeboard’ has been re-launched for 2017. Many new features are available. There is no charge for registration and use, subject to agreement to the “Terms of Use”. Find out more.

Info & Resource Kit…..

…The 2017 edition is available now…
Find out more

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