The Holy Covenant of Marriage – Part 4: Divorce “And I say to you: whoever divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, and marries another, commits adultery” (Matthew 19:9 NIV). If marriage is a Godly uniting of a couple together, then divorce is a secular process to separate what
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The Holy Covenant of Marriage Part 3: Submission and Leadership “Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives should submit to their husbands in everything” (Ephesians 5:24 NIV). Perhaps no other Scripture is more misunderstood than the concept of submission in marriage. Although there is much Scripture regarding marital
The Holy Covenant of Marriage – Part 2: Marriage as a Holy Covenant “For this reason, a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh” (Ephesians 5:31 NIV). From the very beginning, it was clear that God did
The Holy Covenant of Marriage Part 1: Instructions For Men “Husbands, in the same way be considerate as you live with your wives, and treat them with respect as the weaker partner and as heirs with you of the gracious gift of life, so that nothing will hinder your prayers” (1
The Darkness Of Spiritual Blindness “Teach me your way, LORD, that I may rely on your faithfulness; give me an undivided heart, that I may fear your name” (Psalm 86:11 NIV). One of the worst things we can say to another person is to call them a liar. The words
Where Are You On The Road From Capernaum to Cana? “Wait for the LORD; be strong, and let your heart take courage; wait for the LORD” (Psalm 27:14 ESV). It has often been said that two things are certain in this life – death and taxes. I would add one
The Ministry Of Listening “To answer before listening– that is folly and shame” (Proverbs 18:13 NIV). Most men like to take action to solve a problem. We tend to jump in and begin formulating a solution before we have even heard the entire story. Fixing a problem is great but
Choose Humility, Not Pride “So humble yourselves under the mighty power of God, and at the right time He will lift you up in honor” (1 Peter 5:6 (NLT). Pride is perhaps the most serious of the seven deadly sins from Scripture. It is the most demonic because by its
What is in Your Heart – Envy or Contentment? “Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us” (Hebrews 12:1 NIV). Hebrews 12:1
The Greatest Threat To The Church Is… “And when you pray, do not be like the hypocrites, for they love to pray standing in the synagogues and on the street corners to be seen by others” (Matthew 6:5 NIV). I think when most people think about threats to the local church,
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