Helps you understand the adjustments you’re going to have to make
You’re not going to be single anymore! This is a truth you’re going to have to adjust to. Marriage involves self-sacrifice and new priorities. Find out if you’re ready to make these adjustments and how to do it.
It opens up discussions on compatibility
Think you two are perfect for each other? Then put it to the test. See where you’re strong as a couple and where you bump heads. If you get good reviews, great! But better to find out you’re not right for each other now then deal with a horrible divorce later.
It teaches you navigation through rough patches
They’re inevitable. Every marriage has rough patches, but they’re less daunting when you know how to get through them together. Learn about common problems and how to face them.
Premarital counseling statistically reduces divorce by 30%
The number may seem small, but look at it this way: that’s nearly 1 in 3 couples. Divorce is a messy and painful route to go – yet it seems to be happening everywhere. One in three divorces may not have happened if those couples obtained premarital counseling. Be that one in three.
When it comes down to it, you’re making a promise to stay together for life when you stand at that alter. Arm yourself with the necessary information that will enable you to keep that promise.
For information, go to your local church – they’ve seen it all! You can also check out these resources: