“…the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church.” – Ephesians 5:23 I imagine we’ve all heard this verse many times. As we have the verse before it: “Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord.” This is God’s design for marriage. But to be sure, neither […]
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Is your marriage everything you would like it to be? More importantly, is it everything God designed it to be?
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David and Sabra Penley
WISDOM FOR MARRIAGE FROM THE BOOK OF REVELATION – Part 6: Lessons from the Letter to the Sardis Church
What does your marriage look like to others? Is it a true picture of what is really going on at home? How can we make sure our marriage relationship is strong, healthy and growing? So far in this series, we have seen what God teaches us from His message to the churches at Ephesus, Smyrna, […]
WISDOM FOR MARRIAGE FROM THE BOOK OF REVELATION – Part 5: Lessons from the Letter to the Thyatira Church
Whenever we face problems in our marriage, how do we approach them? Blame our circumstances? Our spouse? God? Do we ever stop to think maybe sin in our own lives may be the cause? So far in this series, we have seen what God teaches us from His message to the churches at Ephesus, Smyrna, […]
WISDOM FOR MARRIAGE FROM THE BOOK OF REVELATION – Part 4: Lessons from the Letter to the Pergamum Church
It’s easy to find advice on living a good life and having a great marriage. But are we listening to the right advice? Does the world’s influence on us have a greater impact on how we live than we realize? As we saw with Jesus’ letters to the churches at Ephesus and Smyrna, God’s Word […]
WISDOM FOR MARRIAGE FROM THE BOOK OF REVELATION – Part 3: Lessons from the Letter to the Smyrna Church
Sometimes marriage is just plain hard. We face all kinds of difficulties. Does God really understand what we’re going through? How can the words of Jesus help us in times like these? We continue our study this week on finding wisdom for marriage from the Book of Revelation. (Links to the other posts in this […]