God's Plan

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Joy-filled Marriage

God's Plan for Love

by Christopher West

God’s Plan for Love is the sacramentality component of the Joy-Filled Marriage program. God’s Plan for Love is designed to offer engaged couples a more complete understanding of marriage than any program available in the Church today. Based on St. John Paul II’s Theology of the Body, God’s Plan focuses on God’s glorious plan for marriage and is intended to address key components of marriage preparation, including catechesis in the theology of marriage and the gift of human sexuality.

God’s Plan for Love, its companion, Life Skills for Couples (which discusses the practical skills useful in marriage), and the Couple’s Journal make up one complete Joy-Filled Marriage program. This program can be used in any setting in which marriage preparation can be done—from the intimacy of a living room in a mentor couple model to a small group at a parish to an auditorium filled with couples diocesan-wide.

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This Starter Pack includes the God’s Plan for Love videos, one Leader’s Guide, one Couple’s Guide, and one Couple’s Journal. Learn More.


This God’s Plan for Love Couple’s Set is essential for every participant of God’s Plan for Love. It includes 2 Couple’s Guides and the Couple’s Journal. Learn More.


This God’s Plan for Love Couple’s Guide allows each person to follow along with the content of the videos, including activities to help them engage personally with the content. Learn More.


This Couple’s Journal is both a beautiful keepsake and a rich resource. The Journal enables them to record and return to what was most meaningful to them during their marriage preparation, and to continue building good habits throughout their marriage. Learn More.


This God’s Plan for Love Leader’s Guide is essential for every marriage preparation leader or facilitator. It includes the contents of the Couple’s Guide, as well as notes for leading engaged couples through the content. Learn More.


These God’s Plan for Love videos are presented by Christopher West. They provide couples with a rich understanding of the teachings of the Church. Learn More.