Becoming Us is a wake-up call for couples who feel stagnant, revealing what happens when two people in a committed relationship risk seeing each other from a fresh perspective.
Couples often enter into marriage with a potentially harmful assumption: they assume they "know" themselves and their spouse. The reality is that whether a couple's been married a few months or many decades, conflict and misunderstandings happen. Beth and Jeff McCord provide a glimpse into how the Enneagram, used from a biblical perspective, brings astonishing clarity to couples so they can break free from self-condemnation, fear and shame, by knowing and experiencing the unconditional love, forgiveness, and freedom they have in Christ. Beth and Jeff guide couples through discovering their Enneagram type and core motivations, as well as those of their spouse, gaining insight into how their family of origin shapes the way they relate to their spouse, and understanding what "assumicide" is and how to put a stop to it. Couples are made for an intimate and thriving marriage relationship. For those baffled by the person sleeping beside them and looking for an instruction manual, Becoming Us serves as a roadmap for couples to transform into the best versions of themselves--together.
About the Author
Beth McCord is a member of Southpointe Community Church, a Presbyterian Church in America congregation. Beth is a Certified Enneagram Coach who has been using the Enneagram in ministry since 2005. She has been featured in articles for Relevant magazine and other faith-based magazines. She lives with her husband, Jeff, in Franklin, Tennessee. Jeff McCord is a member of Southpointe Community Church, a Presbyterian Church in America congregation, where he is currently serving as the Executive Pastor. Jeff is also a Certified Conciliator with the Institute of Christian Conciliation and a practicing Family Mediator. He lives with his wife, Beth, in Franklin, Tennessee.