GC Human Sexuality Curriculum
"This resource puts a deliberate, comprehensive understanding of God's wonderful plan for sexuality into the hands of parents, teachers and church leaders responsible for the education of children and youth." English, French and Spanish print versions...
Adventist Family Ministries
Target areas for the Family Ministries Department of the Seventh-day Adventist Church include premarital guidance, marriage and parent education, extended families, single parenting, step-family needs, and the family needs of singles. The development of relational...
Answers for Me - Free Support for Life's Questions and Issues!
Read nuggets of practical common sense tips for holistic Christian living, organized by topic: family life, healthy living, spiritual growth, life notes, spirit renew, Bible bay, and story harvest, or search for more.
Are You a Fred?
Griffith challenges educators to be passionate about their teaching ministry by following the example set in the book The Fred Factor by Mark Sanborn.
Birth Order and Understanding Classroom Behavior
How does the order we arrive in a family influence our behavior, personality and decisions? What part does it play in how our students learn? Download this 2006 NAD Teachers Convention presentation and handout to learn why one classroom management method doesn't...
Family Life Education Mentoring Curriculum
This website provides a curriculum resource for family life educators in the Seventh-day Adventist church to enhance their ministry through mentoring families within local church congregations.
Homosexuality and the Bible - What Is at Stake in the Current Debate
"The sexual distinction between male and
female is fundamental to what it means
to be human. Humankind-in-fellowship as
male and female is fundamental to what
it means to be in the image of God."
How Do You Break the Ice in CALM Class? Speed Dating!
Grade 9-Grade 12
An in-class experiment based on the concept of "speed dating" helps a class of juniors break past social barriers and talk to classmates they usually didn't interact with.
How to Talk to Someone You Love
"As we search for answers, many of our illustrations will be taken from marriage—perhaps the most crucial area of relationships. However, the guidelines we will discuss are good for any relationship in which two people care about each other. We...
Human Relations Media
Educational publisher produces video and print resources for substance abuse, health guidance and character education for grades K-12.
Love or Infatuation? How to Tell the Difference
The author discusses the similarities and the differences between love and infatuation. Time is an important part in testing to see if what a couple is experiencing is love or infatuation.
Marriage & Relationship
The Adventist Book Center sells books and material on the topic of family and relationships including the following titles: 5 Steps to Christlike Living; Dangerous Relationships; A Guide to Successful Dating; Highly Effective Marriage; Intimacy: A Byproduct;...
Marriage - Surviving in an Age of Rampant Divorce
"A survey of critical issues during dating
and courtship helps couples maintain
a steady marriage and form a joyful
relationship that will stand the test of
Married But Happy
Wanted: “Help meet.” Alfonso Valenzuela talks about the first couple, why marriages fail, divorce statistics, and more. He also has pinpointed ten characteristics of a happy courtship, eight wrong reasons for getting married, five benefits of marriage,...
Marrying a Non-Christian?
You may be one to have a question like “They go to church with me; I’m just sure they’ll convert eventually, would it be alright to date them?“ Perhaps even a question like “If they are a non-Christian with good morals, should...
Mixed Marriages Among Adventists
"Not too long ago, we could have all expected to be born, raised, and married in the same little village. Most likely our life partner would have been the boy or girl next door. Naturally, we would have been of the same race, shared the same culture,...
NCF Psychology for Christian Living
Find practical articles for classes on marriage and family, children, relationships, emotions, disorders, and counseling. "Psychology for Living is the website of the Narramore Christian Foundation, a Christian mental health organization dedicated to...
Preparing for a Happy Marriage
"Marriage is important, but preparation for marriage is just as important. Choosing a marriage partner is one of the most important steps a young person takes in life. Such a decision must not be taken lightly or hastily. Experience suggests that there...
Protecting Youth From Health Risk Behaviors
Adolescent sexual activity and alcohol consumption impact the quality of life for many youth today. What are the consequences and how can parents and the faith community help in preventing these behaviors?
Relationships - Cultural Contours or Biblical Mandate?
"A positive, monogamous, and intimate
relationship makes growth and
the integration of identity throughout
our lives easier. Here, culture cannot
be our ultimate guide, but the biblical
mandate of close and loving relationships