Tag: Christian marriage

The Marriage ABCs – L for L.O.V.E

Love.  How can you have a discussion about marriage and not talk about love?  It’s impossible.  There is also that issue of what definition of love…  What type/s of love is/are needed to make a marriage beautiful and successful? We have talked much about love, so far.  We […]

The Marriage ABCs – J for JOY!

The wedding day is rightfully a most joyous day, as a community of friends and family come together to celebrate the sacred union of two of their own, in love and in marriage.  At that time, the great potential of marriage is celebrated, as the two lovebirds are […]

The Marriage ABCs – I for Intimacy

“And they were both naked, the man and his wife, and were not ashamed” (Genesis 2:25). When most people think of intimacy, they generally think about sexual intimacy, but intimacy is about much more than sex.  There are several ways to be intimate with your spouse, and physical […]

The Marriage ABCs – G for Grow in Grace

“For the unbelieving husband has been sanctified through his wife, and the unbelieving wife has been sanctified through her believing husband. Otherwise your children would be unclean, but as it is, they are holy” (1 Corinthians 7:14). When I originally did my study on the seventh chapter of […]

The Marriage ABCs – F for Friends Forever

When you think about your favourite things about life, having friends must be right up there with eating cake!  Friends satisfy our most basic needs for acceptance, belonging and care.  Friends tell us that we are worthwhile…we are appreciated and we are loved.  Everybody needs a friend.  And there […]