Prayer is a vital part of our walk with God, and, therefore, a vital part of our marriage. It’s one important way we submit ourselves and our marriage to Him. And it has a powerful effect on our lives. Prayer says to God that we understand we are totally dependent on Him. And that we […]
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David and Sabra Penley
I guess there’s not a wife alive that hasn’t struggled with submission at some point. It goes against our human nature. It goes against our culture’s wisdom. But the struggle doesn’t begin in our relationship with our husband. The struggle begins in our heart. Here is what God’s Word says about a wife’s submission in […]
“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” – John 16:33 I don’t spend a lot of time watching the Weather Channel. But sometimes an event catches my attention, and I spend a great […]
WISDOM FOR MARRIAGE FROM THE BOOK OF REVELATION – Part 8: Lessons from the Letter to the Laodicea Church
Living in this world can distract us from what’s really important. Even worse, we can deceive ourselves into thinking anything of this world can bring us joy or satisfaction. What do you desire most? And where do you seek your treasure? And how does this affect your marriage relationship? So far, we have seen what […]
Submission. Does the very word make you uncomfortable? Do you wonder if a wife’s submission to her husband is really so important or even necessary to have a strong and vibrant marriage? “Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord…” – Ephesians 6:22 For sure, our culture tells us the idea of a wife […]