Category Archives: Choosing a mate

What should we know about marriage?

Originally posted on Wisdomforlife:
Someone once asked why so many married people seem so miserable. “Perhaps,” another responded, “it’s because so many miserable people are married.” Maybe marriage itself is not the problem. With a 50 percent divorce rate for…

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Do positives conceal negatives?

The laid-back person turns out to be lazy. The playful person proves to be immature. The confident one turns out to be arrogant. Continue reading

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Top Five Audio Messages

It’s hard to know why certain sermons connect more widely than others but the five below are my most accessed messages. The first two are VERY, VERY important for those who are married or considering marriage. Continue reading

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Love’s grand finale

The greatest is love. But what is love? Continue reading

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Why did God give us marriage?

We (especially in the west) tend to view marriage as a means of personal fulfillment.

Was this God’s intention for marriage when he gave it to humanity?

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5 truths about relationships for singles

When couples understand that marriage is not about being in love but an agreement to love; not about feeling loved but truly valuing each other, then they will find the path to deeply meaningful companionship. Continue reading

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3 essentials to marriage

When a couple takes the traditional marriage vows, they acknowledge three essentials parts to the relationship of marriage. Continue reading

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