Seven Days to a Better Marriage (Day Six)

A few days ago I introduced this series of articles. You can read the introduction here. INTIMACY Read Ephesians 5:15-33 Key verse: 31 The subject of intimacy is yet another vital matter in a marriage relationship.  It includes everything from closeness to loyalty to romance to sexuality!  It is incredible important and yet often overlooked.  This…

Seven Days to a Better Marriage (Day Five)

A few days ago I introduced this series of articles. You can read the introduction here. CLOSENESS Read Ephesians 5:15-33. Key verse:  31 One of the saddest parts of our “fast-paced, never-stopping, world-of-instant-everything is that we have lost the ability to be close.  Or so it seems! It is increasingly difficult to have conversations without a…

Seven Days to a Better Marriage (Day Four)

A few days ago I introduced this series of articles. You can read the introduction here. LOVE Read Ephesians 5:15-33 No study of marriage can be complete without a study of the word love.  “Husbands, love your wives” is the most basic command God gives to men in the marriage relationship.  The lessons here are some…

Seven Days to a Better Marriage (Day Three)

A few days ago I introduced this series of articles. You can read the introduction here. SUBMISSION Read Ephesians 5:15-33 Submission is one of the important words in this passage concerning marriage.  In fact, it is the theme of the section that begins in verse twenty one and it includes three different sections.  Submission is one…

Seven Days to a Better Marriage (Day Two)

A few days ago I introduced this series of articles. You can read the introduction here. Today let’s talk about the help we need to accomplish the task before us! SPIRIT-FILLING Read Ephesians 5:15-33 The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit is an on-going part of the book of Ephesians.  He seals the believer (1:13); He makes…

Seven Days to a Better Marriage (intro)

A marriage is a wonderful, powerful, and beautiful relationship!  Strangely enough, it is also a rather fragile one.  It seems that the attack on the institution of marriage is greater than it has ever been.  Hollywood makes millions by ridiculing marriages and glorifying everything from pre-marital sexual relations to divorce to adultery.  The gay agenda…