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She Who Has Been Forgiven Much, Loves Much

June 12, 2013 by

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This week we have seen that ALL have sinned and fallen short of the glory of God (Romans 3:23) – that women and men are equally sinful and equally in desperate need of the grace, mercy and forgiveness of Jesus Christ. We took a look at how I thought I was such a “good person” […]

Choosing a Guy Who is a Godly Leader

March 30, 2013 by

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When you are choosing a guy to date/court/marry, be SURE you are choosing a man who has godly leadership qualities.  God designed husbands to be the leaders in marriage.   Men and women are of equal value to God (Galatians 3:28).  God designed marriage to be a living picture of the relationship between Christ and His […]

Signs

January 10, 2013 by

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SOME WARNING SIGNS THAT A WOMAN MAY TEND TO HAVE TROUBLE WITH RESPECT AND BIBLICAL SUBMISSION IN MARRIAGE: These are my observations from my own life and from the women and men I have talked with.  This is not necessarily an exhaustive list.  A woman who is likely to want to be in control of […]

Some Things to Consider before Marrying

November 30, 2012 by

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Marriage is designed by God to represent the relationship between Christ and His church. For marriage to really be all that God designed it to be – with the most profound intimacy spiritually/emotionally/sexually/financially  it needs to be between two people who passionately love Jesus more than life itself. Both spouses, ideally, would love God with […]

One Wife Reports in on Her Day 30 of Her Journey

November 19, 2012 by

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This wife is SO VERY PRECIOUS to me!  We have spent a lot of time hashing through questions, issues, confusion and troubling emotions the past few weeks together.  And I can see God at work so powerfully in her.  I appreciate her willingness to share her story.  I think her perspective might be extremely helpful […]

Is it Ever a Good Idea for the Wife to be the Major Breadwinner or Sole Breadwinner?

October 29, 2012 by

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My husband and I debated that question early in our marriage, way before we had children.  It seems to make plenty of sense on paper, right?  If the wife has a greater earning potential, then why not let her work full time and have the husband stay home and take care of the children and […]

On Knuckleballs and Marriage

August 29, 2012 by

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Today’s post is by Molly Powell: Molly Powell is a wife, mother of four boys ages 21-15, Harvard-trained lawyer, school and church volunteer, and new blogger. Read more of her essays on marriage, raising sons, faith and law at In-House Counsel. In a book that has shaken the little bubble in which I live in […]