“Marriage is honorable in all, and the bed undefiled: but whoremongers and adulterers God will judge” (Hebrews 13:4). The Bible says that immorality is sin. The Bible also says that sex is not a sin. It is the wrong use of sex that is a sin. –Billy Graham Philosophers and writers have talked about the … Continue reading A Message for Young People: Sex and Marriage
“Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for it; 26 That he might sanctify and cleanse it with the washing of water by the word, 27 That he might present it to himself a glorious church, not having spot, or wrinkle, or any such thing; but that it … Continue reading The Divine Design for a Christian Marriage
There was a mountain man who was discussing the state of the world with a friend. His friend said the world is in a dilemma. The mountain man considered the word, and then asked, “What does dilemma mean. You must have learned that word at the University.” The friend said, “I will tell you. It’s … Continue reading Why is the World in Such a Terrible Condition?
AN EXPOSITION OF 1 CORINTHIANS 7:1-2 There is almost no modern-day local church problem that is not covered in 1 Corinthians. The church was filled with theological and personal problems, one of which concerned marriage. Someone had written the apostle Paul seeking his counsel about marriage. This is the first of six questions he would … Continue reading Keeping Commitments
Someone sent me this article many years ago. I have enjoyed it many times, and thought others will enjoy it too. The following is said to be from an actual 1950's Home Economics textbook intended for High School girls, teaching them how to prepare for married life: Have dinner ready: plan ahead, even the night … Continue reading How to Have a Successful Marriage
Last week, the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) voted at its General Assembly to change the definition of marriage from insisting it is exclusively between a man and a woman to between “two people.” Thus, the denomination paved the way for its pastors to perform same-sex weddings. In the wake of that decision, here are a few … Continue reading Another One Bites the Dust: Takeaways from the PCUSA Meltdown