Category Archives: Submission

Unity in Marriage

If it wasn’t good for the man to be alone, it won’t resolve matters if a wife disappears into his identity. Continue reading

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Should wives submit?

What should we conclude about the New Testament passage that says, “Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord”? Consider seven things submission is not meant to be.
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Humble, loving, truth-telling Christians in community

As we live our calling to be humble, loving, truth-telling Christians in community – in mutual affection and honor for one another, the case is made for the power of the gospel to transform people. Continue reading

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Mutual submission?

The biblical command for wives to submit to their husbands has been misrepresented, abused, and neglected. There will always be those who try to make the Bible say things it doesn’t say and those who misuse Scripture to control others. … Continue reading

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