Keeping the Faith That Allows Marriages to Last Even During the Worst Parts

Keeping the Faith That Allows Marriages to Last Even During the Worst Parts

Let me start by sharing the perspective I had on marriage for a couple of years, due to what I witnessed in my personal life. At a certain point in life I thought that marriage was not worth it. I had lost faith in the in the whole institution of marriage, because I wondered how [...]

How to Trust God’s Timing Even When It Seems like Time Is Running Out

How to Trust God’s Timing Even When It Seems like Time Is Running Out

Most of us have things we want to achieve in life before we reach a certain age. Some of us wish to graduate in our early twenties, some want to pursue a career as soon as we graduate, and some wish to marry before they turn 35. And after marriage we desire even more such [...]

The Institution of Marriage According to the Bible

The Institution of Marriage According to the Bible

In the first instance, God’s design for marriage is to meet our need for companionship (Genesis 2:18). A couple should be able to turn to each other for fellowship, support and comfort in their marriage. Furthermore, Marriage is intended as the vessel for procreation (Maleachi 2:15), to protect ourselves against sexual immorality (1 Corinthians 7:9), [...]

What Is Biblical Courtship?

What Is Biblical Courtship?

The words "courtship" and "dating" are not mentioned in the Bible once. In Biblical times, marriages were generally arranged by families for reasons varying from economical to political. Love was usually not an important determinant. Fast forward to now, one’s spousal choice is generally a free choice based on love. In Biblical regard, there is [...]