love

What God Has Joined Together, Let No One Separate

What God Has Joined Together, Let No One Separate

Man does not have the right to unjoin what God has joined. Only He has the right to undo what He has done, and that happens when one of the marriage partners steps from this life into eternity.

As Christian men and women we must be vigilant to protect our marriages and not allow unhealthy influences to drive a wedge into the relationship, or to allow ourselves to sabotage the union. 

What Difference Does Kindness Make?

What Difference Does Kindness Make?

The power of kindness demonstrating the love of Christ to another person is available to each one of us because the Holy Spirit dwells within us.

As those who are loved by Christ and have received His grace and mercy, we have the privilege and responsibility of shining that love out to the world!

We are to be conduits for God’s love to the people around us. Why? Because as Second Corinthians 5:14 states, “For the love of Christ compels us.”

What is the Definition of True Love?

What is the Definition of True Love?

Some would say that love is a feeling, an emotion, or perhaps just a chemical reaction in the human brain. Others would say that love is a frame of mind, a commitment that is chosen to be lived out day after day.

Yet, despite an abundance of thoughts and opinions, this is a question that continues to mystify mankind because we all have a sense that love is greater and better than the answers the world presents to us.

How One Simple Act Can Save Your Marriage

How One Simple Act Can Save Your Marriage

Marriage isn't easy. I know from firsthand experience. I spent nearly the first decade of mine trying to figure out why I couldn't seem to get my own way. I often wondered, Why isn't this working out the way I expected?

Then one day it hit me like a ton of bricks. Marriage isn't supposed to be about me.

The Recipe for the Foundation of an Amazing Marriage

The Recipe for the Foundation of an Amazing Marriage

It is no coincidence that the Bible begins early on with this statement regarding marriage—“Therefore, a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and they shall become one flesh” (Genesis 2:24). The imperative tone and the order of the verbs in this verse are not a coincidence. In God’s wisdom and sovereignty, He has spelled out the sequence of actions necessary for establishing and maintaining an amazing marriage.