Why Marriage?

Marriage as an Act of Worship The famous hymn “Victory in Jesus” talks about all love being due [Jesus]. The Bible makes this clear, too, that all love, honor, and respect belongs to Christ. If that is the case, then where does romance fit into the life of a Christian? At first glance, this could … Continue reading Why Marriage?

Seasons of Growth

Here are some books to get you started on the path to self-discipline: On the Disciplines: Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life; Donald WhitneyDisciplines of a Godly Woman (or Man or Young Man); Barbara (or Kent) HughesThe Discipline of Grace; Jerry BridgesThe Giant Killer; A.L.O.E. On Prayer: Power of a Praying Series; Stormie Omartian *Great … Continue reading Seasons of Growth

Who is the Proverbs 31 Woman? Part 6

She opens her mouth with wisdom,And on her tongue is the law of kindness.She watches over the ways of her household,And does not eat the bread of idleness.Her children rise up and call her blessed;Her husband also, and he praises her:“Many daughters have done well,But you excel them all.”Charm is deceitful and beauty is passing,But … Continue reading Who is the Proverbs 31 Woman? Part 6

Who is the Proverbs 31 Woman? Part 5

She is not afraid of snow for her household,For all her household is clothed with scarlet.She makes tapestry for herself;Her clothing is fine linen and purple.Her husband is known in the gates,When he sits among the elders of the land.She makes linen garments and sells them,And supplies sashes for the merchants.Strength and honor are her … Continue reading Who is the Proverbs 31 Woman? Part 5

Who is the Proverbs 31 Woman? Part 4

She considers a field and buys it;From her profits she plants a vineyard.She girds herself with strength,And strengthens her arms.She perceives that her merchandise is good,And her lamp does not go out by night.She stretches out her hands to the distaff,And her hand holds the spindle.She extends her hand to the poor,Yes, she reaches out … Continue reading Who is the Proverbs 31 Woman? Part 4

Who is the Proverbs 31 Woman? Part 3

She seeks wool and flax,And willingly works with her hands.She is like the merchant ships,She brings her food from afar.She also rises while it is yet night,And provides food for her household,And a portion for her maidservants.She considers a field and buys it;From her profits she plants a vineyard.She girds herself with strength,And strengthens her … Continue reading Who is the Proverbs 31 Woman? Part 3