The high rate of divorce around Namakgale Township, especially amongst church members was a great concern to this study. In the meetings with pastors it was the main issue that was troubling pastors. As a result, the researcher was motivated to conduct a study entitled “An investigation into the causes of divorce amongst Evangelical church members in Namakgale Township.” The aim of the study was to investigate the causes of divorce amongst church members of the Evangelical church. It provides information to Pastors involved in marriage and counselling.