It seems that the prevalent attitude today towards marriage is not God’s plan–It’s less of an attitude of a lifelong commitment and more of an attitude of “what can you do for ME” (I’d say that it is an irresponsible attitude). We have talked about worldly wisdom and Godly wi
A friend yesterday made this statement in response to our last post and asked me to explain further Jesus’ words in Matthew 5:31-32: “Having had a 3-year ‘practice marriage’ prior to my 32-year ‘life marriage’ I have always been uncomfortable with this passage.
Let me tell you about this man that came to his lawyer to seek a divorce. The lawyer asked him, “Do you have any Grounds?” The man replied, “About three acres”. The lawyer tried again, “No, I mean do you have a Grudge?” The man said, “No, but we have a carpo
Let’s look closer at what Jesus is telling us. Follow me on this journey as we dissect the sin of adultery, as well as sin in general, and as we look at what Jesus teaches us about dealing with sin in our lives. When we look close at sin, and when we address the immorality involved…….I b
A wife asks her husband, “Honey, if I died, would you remarry?” He replies, “After a considerable period of grieving, I guess I would. We all need companionship.” “Well”, she asked, “If I died and you remarried, would she live in this house?” “We
The world tells us to “try people on for size”. The world tells us to marry for convenience under the shadow of love. But God tells us that when we marry, we should be ready to wade through the muck of life together as a team. God, indeed Jesus, tells us that if we are committed to each