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Satan lies to keep you from being with Jesus

  The last thing Satan wants to see is you and Jesus together. He will do everything in his power to keep you from spending any meaningful time with your Lord. However, Satan has no real power over a believer. His primary weapon against…
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The love she desires, the respect he needs

  What do wives need most from their husbands? What do husbands need most from their wives? In his passage on the family in Ephesians 5, Paul describes how God wants husbands and wives to care for each other: Each one of you also…
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God chooses to be with us

From the very beginning, God has chosen to be with His children. The story of Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden reveals God’s desire to be with us. Then the man and his wife heard the sound of the Lord God as he was walking in the garden…
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5 things every married couple should do

  One of the most powerful ways you demonstrate your love for one another is the willingness to change. To recognize in yourself an attitude or behavior that hurts your spouse, and to choose to change is a dramatic way to show your spouse…
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Marriage – consumer or covenant?

  In a recent post on this topic we learned of God’s purpose for marriage. In this post we’ll look at the way Western culture has defined marriage, and how that definition hinders us from living out God’s purpose for us. In…
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Marriage – consumer or covenant?

  In a recent post on this topic we learned of God’s purpose for marriage. In this post we’ll look at the way Western culture has defined marriage, and how that definition hinders us from living out God’s purpose for us. In…
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The love of God for you

Heaven waited and watched in anticipation of the birth of a child. It was a child that God had thought about long before the child entered this world. It was a child God loved immeasurably, with every ounce of His infinite love. It was a…
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The purpose of marriage

  Marriage continues to be under attack in our culture. From changing definitions of marriage to same-sex unions to a still-climbing divorce rate, some see marriage as a failed institution, a relic of an antiquated belief system. And…