About the Book
Book Title: The 6 Hearts of Intimacy
Author: Bob & Cheryl Moeller
Genre: Christian Non-fiction
Release date: September 11, 2018
Understand the way your spouse gives and receives love for greater passion in your marriage.
The 6 Hearts of Intimacy is a “Love Languages” for sex in marriage. Rather than focusing on techniques, it unlocks the secret to true sexual fulfillment by revealing the unique way each spouse gives and receives love. Various books describe the distinct ways in which people express and accept love, but this idea has never before been specifically applied to intimacy in marriage.
Marriage experts Bob and Cheryl Moeller present six biblically based and proven ways to enhance your relationship with your spouse as they describe the Romantic Heart, the Giving Heart, the Guardian Heart, the Companion Heart, the Worshiping Heart, and the Ecstatic Heart. They also expose the “counterfeit hearts” that are present in many people’s marriages, leaving their sexual relationship self-focused and empty.
Many couples spend a lifetime attempting to express their love yet fail to achieve true intimacy. Sensitively written with practical advice and humor, The 6 Hearts of Intimacy shows husbands and wives how to successfully resolve conflicts in their relationship and how to care daily for their spouse’s unique heart of sexual love.
My Thoughts On This Book
My husband and I will be celebrating 21 years of marriage in November. Over all these years we've participated in many classes and groups to help better our relationship. We spent time learning the 5 love languages of each of us and fostering that within our marriage.
I wanted to read this book because I am always looking to improve our communication, whether it verbally, mentally, spiritually or physically. This book takes a look with matters of the heart. God designed us to love. We are all designed to love and be loved but how we express love is different.
This book dives into the 6 hearts of intimacy. Not the sexual intimacy people think of when you use that word.. It is about the Romantic Heart, Worshiping Heart, Companion Heart, Giving Heart, Ecstatic Heart and Guardian Heart. Each of these is devoted to it's own chapter. At the end of each chapter is questions to consider. Either done alone or as a couple.
Understanding our heart and that of your spouse is important, especially if his/hers is different than yours, which mine is. Talking his 'heart language' was foreign to me and reading this book allowed me to understand the differences and make changes so that we both feel loved.
A great book for couples, no matter how long you've been married. Could also be used as a group book study if you are comfortable talking about these topics with others..
About the Author
Bob and Cheryl Moeller are the cofounders of For Better, For Worse, For Keeps Ministries, which is dedicated to healing hearts and restoring marriages, especially in under-served communities. Each is the author or coauthor of a number of books. Bob is also the author of numerous articles. The president of For Better, For Worse, For Keeps, Bob is a conference speaker, seminar presenter, and international guest preacher and teacher. He also hosts the television program, Marriage: For Better, For Worse, which airs on the Total Living Network and was awarded Best Television Teaching Show by the National Religious Broadcasters. Cheryl serves as the ministry’s Director of Marketing, Social Media Coordinator, and Director of Prayer Ministry and is a speaker and literary agent. Bob and Cheryl have been married for almost 40 years and have six children and four grandchildren.
Guest Post from Bob and CherylYou have God’s permission to enjoy sex within your marriage. He invented sex; He thought it up to begin with. You can learn to enjoy it and, husbands, you can develop a thrilling, happy marriage with ‘the wife of your youth.’ If your marriage has been a civil-war battlefield or a dreary wasteland, instead of a lovers’ trysting place, all that can change. You see, God has a perfect plan for marriage, which we may choose to step into at any time, and the mistakes of the past can be dealt with and left behind.
Indeed, the Ecstatic Heart finds its fulfillment in the intoxicating experience of joyful physical intimacy with your spouse that God Himself ordained, created, and blessed. The Ecstatic Heart celebrates married physical intimacy as a gift from God.
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I received a copy of this book free from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. No other compensation was given.