“There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love” – 1 John 4:18 In the last two weeks we have looked at the fear of God and how it gives us stronger marriages. Fear can work […]
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Is your marriage everything you would like it to be? More importantly, is it everything God designed it to be?
Our desire is to offer encouragement and hope through the truths of God's Word to strengthen your marriage and help you grow closer to your spouse, closer to God, and closer to the likeness of Christ.
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David and Sabra Penley
For a stronger marriage, fear seems an unlikely topic to discuss. But when we’re talking about the fear of the Lord, that’s exactly what it will do. “…what does the LORD your God ask of you but to fear the LORD your God, to walk in all his ways, to love him, to serve the […]
Comfort is something we welcome. Fear is something we…well…fear. But both are needed to have a blessed marriage. That is, when they find their source in God. “Then the church throughout Judea, Galilee and Samaria enjoyed a time of peace and was strengthened. Living in the fear of the Lord and encouraged by the Holy […]
This week we conclude our series, “The Importance of ….” We have discussed two things that God tells us in His Word are important for us if we are going to have the marriage He desires for us—God’s Word to us and our words to each other. “My command is this: Love each other as […]
Last week we began a short series entitled, “The Importance of ….” We will look at several things that God tells us in His Word are important so we can have the thriving marriage He desires for us. “Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.” – Proverbs 16:24 […]