Staying Married Is Not About Staying in Love
Jan 28, 2007
Marriage is about keeping a covenant — just like Jesus does with his bride, the church.
Stripped in Shame, Clothed in Grace
Feb 4, 2007
With sin came shame and hostility in marriage. Only God’s Son can give comfort and restore peace in covenant-keeping love.
Marriage: God’s Showcase of Covenant-Keeping Grace
Feb 11, 2007
Because God has forgiven us in Christ, we ought to treat our spouses with the same grace that God gives us.
Marriage: Forgiving and Forbearing
Feb 18, 2007
Because we are chosen and holy and loved, we can find the grace to see our spouses the way Jesus does.
Marriage: Pursuing Conformity to Christ in the Covenant
Feb 25, 2007
Grace is not just forgiving and forbearing but also changing to become more like Jesus. John Piper preaches a sermon about marriage from Ephesians 5.
Lionhearted and Lamblike: The Christian Husband as Head, Part 1
Mar 18, 2007
What is the husband's role as head? What is the foundation of this headship?
Lionhearted and Lamblike: The Christian Husband as Head, Part 2
What Does It Mean to Lead
Mar 25, 2007
Husbands should take the primary role in providing for and protecting their families.
The Beautiful Faith of Fearless Submission
Apr 15, 2007
A Christian woman hopes in God, fears nothing, and wears the jewelry of godliness.
Single in Christ
A Name Better Than Sons and Daughters
Apr 29, 2007
Family relationships are of great value, but the promises and blessings that come from Christ are of infinite value.
Marriage, Singleness, and the Christian Virtue of Hospitality
May 27, 2007
How can we live in a way that shows that the church is our family?
Marriage Is Meant for Making Children . . . Disciples of Jesus, Part 1
Jun 10, 2007
Marriage is not just about filling the earth with warm bodies but filling the earth with worshipers of Jesus.
Marriage Is Meant for Making Children . . . Disciples of Jesus, Part 2
A Father’s Conquest of Anger in Himself and in His Children
Jun 17, 2007
Don’t provoke your children to anger. Show them in your own soul how it can be replaced with tenderhearted joy.
What God Has Joined Together, Let Not Man Separate
Jun 24, 2007
Jesus calls us to keep our marriage covenant in a way that tells the truth about him.