In a serious dating relationship? We encourage you to join the Couple Mentoring Programme where a more experienced couple mentor will journey with you and encourage you
As part of laying strong foundations for your relationship, we will match you with a married couple mentor to journey with the both of you. These couple mentors are spiritually mature couples from Bartley and they are certified Prepare Enrich Facilitators and trained by Bridging Hearts and the Marriage Mentoring Academy.
Couples Mentoring FAQs
1. How long is the mentoring relationship?
2. How often do we have to meet?
3. What do we do in a mentoring session?
Topics that will be covered in your Prepare Enrich sessions can include communication, personal stress profile, conflict resolution, financial management, spiritual beliefs, marriage expectations, couple & family maps, personality profile etc.
4. What is expected of me as a mentee?
• Be committed to the relationship and make time for meet-up.
5. Will what I shared be kept confidential?
6. Is the couple mentoring open to couples from other churches or non-Christians?
By God’s design, marriage is a sacred union of lifelong commitment between one man and one woman. We want to prepare you well to flourish in your marriage and glorify God through the marriage preparation course
MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSE
This 5 session course is designed to help couples prepare well for a lifelong marriage centred in God.
Besides the lessons, couples will be assigned marriage mentors who will walk them through the Prepare-Enrich Assessment. Couples will also be attached to Kingdom Jewels (Children Ministry) for 2 Sundays to learn how to interact and handle children.
Couples intending to be married by Bartley Christian Church are required to attend and complete this course 1 to 2 years before their marriage. For an overview of the Wedding Application Process, please click here.
A Biblical Perspective on Marriage
Communication & Conflict Resolution
Role Differentiation & Relation to In-Laws
Biblical Sexuality & The Sex Talk
Date for 2021 Run:
7 August, 6.30-10.00pm
14 August, 4.00-6.00pm (zoom)
10, 17 September, 8.00-10.00pm (zoom)
25 September, 6.30-10.00pm
Course will be conducted face to face and via ZOOM.
$130 per couple (members)
$160 per couple (non-members)
Limited to 10 Couples
Registration is Closed (Full)
Marriage Preparation Course FAQs
1. What happens if I miss a class?
2. How long is my course certificate valid for?
3. Can I join the course if I am not a member of Bartley?
Please read Bartley's Wedding Policy if you intend to be married by the church and/or to use the church to hold your wedding. Thereafter, please submit the Wedding Application Form to email@example.com. Submission should reach us at least 6 months prior to your wedding date.