The student will address the importance of marriage in a well-written 3-5-page paper in current APA format (not including Title Page or References). Use the outline below for the format of your paper:

Section 1 – History:

Present a concise explanation of the role, purpose, and fiunction of marriage from the lens of history.

Section 2 – Personal Perspective:

Present your personal understanding of the role, purpose, and function of marriage today.

Section 3 – Current Challenges:

Identify and address the current challenges confronting marriage today.

Section 4 – Conclusion:

Provide a concise conclusion summarizing the importance of marriage and the role of a pastoral counselor in addressing the topic.