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Here is a list of the available events: Relationship Foundations Pre-marital class : Explore your relationship and learn lifelong skills for marriages that last. Sign Up For The Newsletter. Researchers are finding that marriage has a much greater impact in our lives than many have assumed.
This is especially true in the area of adult health and well-being. Sociologist Linda Waite and researcher Maggie Gallagher explain, "The evidence from four decades of research is surprisingly clear: a good marriage is both men's and women's best bet for living a long and healthy life. Men and women who are in their first marriages, on average, enjoy significantly higher levels of physical and mental health than those who are either single, divorced or living together. The research on this is very strong.
And there seems to be good reasons for that happiness. People who are married not only have higher incomes and enjoy greater emotional support, they tend to be healthier.
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Married people live longer than unmarried ones, not only in the United States but abroad. Robert Coombs of UCLA reviewed more than empirical studies published in this century on how marriage impacts well-being. He found that these studies indicate "an intimate link between marital status and personal well-being.
Coombs, in his review, found that 70 percent of chronic problem drinkers were either divorced or separated, and only 15 percent were married. Single men are more than three times as likely to die of cirrhosis of the liver. Coombs, , p.
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Unmarried people spend twice as much time as patients in hospitals as their married peers and have lower activity levels. Research conducted at Erasmus University in Rotterdam reports that "married people have the lowest morbidity [illness] rates, while the divorced show the highest. Joung, et al. In Waites' presidential address to the Population Association of America, she explained that the health benefits of marriage are so strong that a married man with heart disease can be expected to live, on average, days longer nearly four years!
To minister, encourage and disciple individuals and couples to attain and foster God-honoring marriages through a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. We believe when couples are empowered through personal spiritual growth in a community of believers, accountability with others, and application of the Scriptures in our daily lives, a passion for the marriage covenant is cultivated.
It is our desire to empower couples by offering marriage mentors, small groups, marriage retreats, marital classes, pre-marital counseling and community events.
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