|Introduction: Taking the Leap of Faith||p. 9|
|Discovering the Joys and Benefits of Intercultural Marriage||p. 17|
|Understanding Intercultural Marriage Models and Stages||p. 33|
|Surviving (and Enjoying) Your Engagement, Wedding, and Honeymoon||p. 49|
|Building Strong Verbal and Nonverbal Communication Skills||p. 65|
|Coming to Terms with Faith and Values||p. 83|
|A Biblical Look at Intercultural Ma... MORE||p. 101|
|Getting a Grip on Time||p. 117|
|Avoiding Food Fights: Resolving Food and Mealtime Issues||p. 133|
|Managing Your Finances||p. 151|
|Rearing Your Children||p. 165|
|Dealing with Illness and Grief||p. 181|
|Preparing for a Lifetime of Success||p. 197|
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Author and speaker Marla Alupoaicei serves as the Director for Leap of Faith Ministries, an intercultural marriage support ministry in Frisco, Texas. Marla has authored or co-authored over twenty books and Bible study guides, including Taking the Intercultural Leap, Generation Hex: Understanding the Subtle Dangers of Wicca, and In the Flow: Spiritual Insights for Living a More Creative Life, as well as numerous nonfiction articles and poems. Marla has fifteen-plus years of ministry, teaching, and speaking experience with a variety of organizations. Currently she works as a staff writer for East-West Ministries, a grace-based church planting organization in Addison, Texas.
Marla and her husband, Catalin, whom she met while on a missions trip to Romania in 1998, have been married for 7 years and currently reside in Texas.