Knowing that marriage is eternal influences us not only to exercise care in our mate selection but also to do all in our power to ensure the success of this newly formed partnership. How we feel about each other, how we treat each other, and how we meet each other's needs are factors that contribute to marital satisfaction; how willingly and how well we function in our marital roles is grounded in our doctrinal framework. — Douglas E. Brinley the eternal family unit is a divine blessing. But day in and day out, it might not always feel like such a blessing! Through the advice and doctrine taught in we can treasure our time together and better create a home of unity and love.