Archive for the Marriage Category


What Is Marriage?

Many in our society are trying to change the historical definition of marriage. They are trying to say that marriage can be between two members of the same sex. In fact, some have gone so far as to say that they want to be married to their pet (dog, cat, etc.). Where have we gone […]

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Marriage And Society

Why did God create marriage? Why did He design it like He did? We could talk about procreation and this is important. But even animals procreate and reproduce themselves. What is different about humans? God created us live within a society. We were created to live in relationships with each other and with God.
Yet, we […]

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Communication In Marriage

The most often declared reason for divorce in America is infidelity. However, infidelity often comes from the lack of communication between the married couple. When we cannot communicate, we cannot have intimacy. And when there is no intimacy, it often leads to infidelity. The Bible tells us how we can correct this flaw in our […]

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Authority In Marriage

This topic is perhaps the hardest for a couple to understand and follow. We live in a society that emphasizes the equality between sexes. And we are equal in the eyes of God. The problem is that our society cannot recognize the difference between equality and authority.
Equality And Authority
There is nothing wrong in saying that […]

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Marriage And Our Faith

What does marriage and sex have to do with our faith in Jesus? Is there any real connection between the two? The truth is that they are connected very closely. Our faith will determine how we feel about marriage and how we treat it. Also our marriage will affect our relationship with Jesus (God).
Our Body […]

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Sex Within Marriage

God created sex for our enjoyment. Yet, He created it for much more than this. This is why God emphasizes in His Bible that it is only to be used within marriage. It is a very powerful force that God created for more than just one specific purpose. Yes, He created it for the purpose […]

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Why Did God Create Sex?

The subject of sex has become as common in our society as the subject of food or football. The problem is that it is usually about sex outside of marriage. This has led to disastrous results in our society. We need to get back to the Biblical understanding of sex.
Just a few years ago, I […]

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Divorce In America

The divorce rate in America is the highest in the world. At the same time, America is said to be a Christian nation. How can this be? Why don’t we believe what the Bible says about marriage? Why do we call ourselves Christians and yet have so little regard for the most basic institution that […]

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Why Stay Married

Although studies do differ, the common understanding is that in America, 50% of those who marry will get a divorce. This is a startling statistic. Yet it does help us realize why morality has become so unimportant in America. If the most sacred institution that God created has become so unimportant to us, it is […]

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Marriage Means Being Under Authority

“Wives, submit to your husbands.” This is a very common phrase and is rejected by most wives. Those who know the Bible admit that it is there in Ephesians 5. However, most people dismiss as having no validity at all. In fact, many say that this is what destroys marriages. And, if taken out of […]

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