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Living a Satisfying and Sustainable Marriage

by admin on November 15, 2012 in Faith, Relationship with No Comments

We do want to be improved people, and we do find satisfaction in relationships that offer that to us, but the transformation does not come from the spouse. The transformation comes from the power of Christ through the Holy Spirit in us. The spouse is merely the vessel for God’s handiwork.

The Sweet Christian Bride
The Sweet Christian Bride

Proverbs 31 Wife: Sacrificial

by admin on March 15, 2012 in Faith, Family, Relationship with 52 Comments

Whatever it is, try to lose the phrase, “I just need to do this for myself,” from your vocabulary. Usually what that means is we are trying to root our identity in results rather than in Christ. Or it means that there is a problem in our marriage that we aren’t willing to work on. Or, often, it means that we find happiness in pampering or creative outlets rather than in the charges that God has anointed us with in this season; it shows a lack of contentment with the role God has us in, and it shows a distrust that He is providing us with all that we need.

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