Ben serves on staff at his little home church in Houston, Texas, Second Baptist Church, which is also home to over 42,000 other members on five local campuses.
Originally he joined the staff at Second to direct the Singles Ministry, which grew to be one of the largest singles ministries in the country.
In contrast, authors Ben Young and Sam Adams place great importance on the value of spiritual compatibility in "Devotions for Dating Couples.^Designed especially for highly committed or engaged couples, it helps readers: Understand and avoid the most common barriers to spiritual growth Have an increased desire for fellowship with God Share and explore spiritual issues together Pursue godliness, personal relational health, and wholeness^Each of the nine sections includes Scripture quotations, suggested meditation passages, and discussion questions, as well as anecdotes from real people including the authors.
Intended as an eight-week study, weekday devotions are to be completed by both individuals, and each weekend study is to be completed together as a couple.
Ben Young is an author and speaker on relationships and living the Christian life.
He has now written six books four on relationships including his first and best-seller, The Ten Commandments of Dating.
" This book answers that question, giving entertaining yet practical advice for that seemingly endless quest to find "The One." This book emphasizes free will, personal responsibility, proactivity, and preparation, helping singles avoid the pitfalls of dangerous beliefs and hyper-spirituality.
Single Christians will learn what approaches to avoid in mate selection, recognize the myths about finding true love, and learn practical strategies for finding the right person to marry.
The biggest question on the minds of the 78 million singles in America is simply this: "How can I find the right one?
Authors: Ben Young, Sam Adams Price: .99 Are you tired of pouring time and energy into a relationship only to have it end in heartache? Young and Adams offer expert advice to help you understand the role free will and personal responsibility plays in relationships, forge a spiritual connection with your "significant other"; and build a lasting relationship. Authors: Ben Young, Sam Adams Price: .19 Book Description: Today, there is a great deal of emphasis on the mystical and intangible nature of relationships but very little emphasis on the real, practical steps involved in building an enduring love.
If you are like most dating couples, you are looking for more than just a companion – you want a soul mate!
As you read through the devotions each day, you will: Become a great lover by learning to love God first Develop the essential disciplines of a lasting relationship Focus on the important things in life Discover a sense of spiritual purpose and meaning Understand that grace is not just for "beginners" – it is for you, every day Whether you are dating seriously or engaged to be married, these daily personal devotions and weekly couple's devotions will help you discover the way to lifelong love.
Young, host of the syndicated radio show The Single Connection, and Adams, a clinical psychologist, present a nine-week course of daily devotionals for committed Christians involved in long-term relationships and aiming toward marriage.