Eternity changes how we enjoy marriage and everything else in this life. Eternity changes how we love. It would be unloving to get my wife and kids so focused on this life that they are unprepared for the next.Continue Reading
Blog Posts on Marriage
Romans 8:28 is the verse God used so powerfully to sustain and hold Ian and Larissa Murphy through Ian’s life-threatening and life-changing car accident. And now, on August 28, 2014, is the release day of the book that tells their story.Continue Reading
German politician Gabriele Pauli shocked her conservative party and sent waves through news outlets worldwide when she proposed in September 2007 that marriage should only last seven years.
Described at the time as “Bavaria’s most glamorous politician,” the 50-year-old, twice-divorced,…Continue Reading
It’s the beginning of the wedding season, which for many of us will mean multiple opportunities to witness afresh the symbolic representation of Christ’s covenant with his church.
Of course, this is especially the case at a Christian wedding, but…Continue Reading
What would Pastor John say to a man or woman preparing for marriage who struggle with regret related to past sexual mistakes and their current consequences?Continue Reading
When we think about that time we spent with Ian and Larissa, one thing stands out the clearest: *their love for one another*. A lot can change in three years as bodies heal and marriages mature, but their amazing story continues.Continue Reading
The evolution of Valentine’s Day has followed a course similar to the evolution of Santa Claus. It began with legends surrounding an obscure saint (actually, there’s more than one St. Valentine) from early Christian history that oddly morphed over the…Continue Reading
Sometimes sex should stop in marriage.
The sometimes is really important. Not all the time. It’s not what is normative or typical. It’s sometimes. And, at the same time, be sure that sometimes really means sometimes. Real times.…Continue Reading
We are living in strange times — specifically, in the age of the abortion contracts, wedleases, and throuples.
In 2007, J.J. Redick launched his NBA career with the Orlando Magic. Much ballyhooed out of Duke University, Redick entered games for…Continue Reading