The following are our compiled resources on the topic of marriage. What a weighty subject this is. Paul says in Ephesians 5:25 that husbands are called to love their wives as Christ so loved the church and gave Himself up for her.
Three Exhortations to the Newly Married
These exhortations were given during a time of sharing at the double wedding of Jesse & Lindy, and Austin & Anna in Columbia, Missouri.
Thoughts on Marriage for Newlyweds
The secret of a lasting marriage and a happy marriage is in perpetually, continually, habitually giving God the number one position, purpose and passion in your lives and marriage.
Does Sex Equal Marriage in God’s Eyes?
Someone asked, "Are only virgin marriages legitimate? I was told by a group that I am in adultery because I was not a virgin when I got married... according to this group sex is marriage."
My Wife is Giving Money to People Who Ask
Give to everyone who begs from you, and from one who takes away your goods do not demand them back.
The Love of Christ in Every Marriage
Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her.
Some Plain Words on Marriage, Sex & Judgment
Let marriage be held in honor among all, and let the marriage bed be undefiled, for God will judge the sexually immoral and adulterous.
Marriage and Singleness (Bible Study Discussion)
A bible study discussion regarding God's plan for marriage and singleness that began with a question about the meaning of Matthew 19:11.
Marriage and God’s Will For Young People
What is the Scriptural emphasis regarding the "will of God" for our lives? Often we think of it in regards to who we are going to marry or where to work. God is concerned about those things, and will lead us into those things. However, in Scripture the "will of God" almost always refers to the moral will of God. Ephesians 5:17, "So then do not be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is."
Marriage: How NOT to Obey Ephesians 5 (Part 6)
Do not obey Ephesians 5 as though marriage is the source of ultimate satisfaction.
The Godly Woman (Part 3)
1. She is the helper to him as a companion and intimate friend. 2. She is the helper to him as the queen of the domestic domain. 3. She is the lover who shares with him in passion and pleasure. 4. She is the mother and nurturer who helps him in procreation.