Whom Should a Christian Marry?

As an evangelist, I often have discussions with young people about the relationships that they are involved in, whether it be friendships or dating. As I am now the “old guy” in these discussions, I have often run into disagreements with these young folks. The question often comes up: Is it ok for us to […]

Teaching Kids About Marriage…

Recently, I have been trying to put some material together for our Adult Bible Study on the Family. While re-reading Irven Lee’s Good Homes in a Wicked World (which if you don’t have, you should get),  I came across a couple of interesting quotes that made me really sit up and pay attention. The first […]

God Hates Divorce!

I have been studying Malachi 2:10-17 for our adult Bible class on Sunday.  It is amazing to me to study these problems among God’s people so long ago, and realize that people have not changed much over the last 2500 years!  Malachi presents lessons (perhaps more than any other “minor” prophet) that can be applied […]

Wives Submit to Your Husbands

In Ephesians 5:22, the apostle Paul told wives that they are to submit to their husbands. This verse has probably upset more women than any other verse in the Bible! Many view Paul as being sexist or a chauvinist. Many women view this passage as outdated and not applicable any more. Some simply react like […]

Husbands, Love Your Wives…

In Ephesians 5:25, Paul wrote, “Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church and gave Himself for her…”  Perhaps most people look on that as a given.  Of course a husband loves his wife, at least in our society!  But, there must have been a purpose for the command, else God would […]