So, I'd give the book itself a rather low rating..I'll bump up because I actually think that, in a perhaps unintended way, the This is a difficult book to review. It's filled with shallow, amateurish theological statements and trite and/or stretched analogies.However, my now-fiance and I did have some very meaningful conversations that were provoked by the book, some of them even inspired by how poorly the authors had covered some of the subjects.

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This dynamic book, , offers guidance for deepening your commitment to God as individuals and as a couple.

Through short chapters focused on such essential topics as prayer, simplicity, community, and purity, you will discover how to make your most important love relationships–with God and your potential mate–strong, lasting, and radiant.

Relationship experts Ben Young and Samuel Adams, authors of , give user-friendly tips for nurturing your personal walk with God and enhancing your spiritual connection as a couple. It's filled with shallow, amateurish theological statements and trite and/or stretched analogies.

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. However, my now-fiance and I did have some very meaningful conversations that were provoked by the book, some of them even inspired by how poorly the authors had covered some of the subjects.

The book itself has some gems that became devalued and overlooked by moments of bad theology, strained analogies, shallow biblical readings, unwelcome opinions, and just ill-fitting illustrations.

It definitely didn't seem like this book was written to young urban Christians. The Spirit I like the format: about two pages of daily reading for Monday through Friday, then 6-10 questions to discuss on Saturday.Our dating group that was reading this together had to start each meeting by clearing out everything we hated about the last chapter, but also in all of the disco This book has given me quite an interesting mix of feelings. I didn't like the content of all of the daily messages - some of it was great, some of it was boring, and some of it I just didn't agree with. If you are like most dating couples, you are looking for more than just a companion – you want a soul mate!The essence of a true soul mate relationship is that of deep spiritual connection.This dynamic book, HOW DEEP IS YOUR LOVE – FOR GOD?If you are like most dating couples, you are looking for more than just a companion – you want a soul mate!