As a Christian, your relationship should always be Christ-centred. This essentially means that you should put God before your partner. Courting is not about pleasing your partner but it’s about pleasing God in unity. The end goal is to marry someone who has the same purpose in life. Many times you see people placing their [...]
Why You Should Praise God Even Through Your Pain
Yes You Love Him, but What If God Says No?
When two individuals are courting, it means that they are preparing themselves to eventually get married to one another, right? It's not all too unusual that their focus is then shifted towards planning the wedding and preparing for marriage. However, correct me if I’m wrong, courting someone does not necessarily mean that the person you [...]
Women in Christ: Submission in Marriage
The word submission has been given quite a negative taste to it. This is probably due to the fact that many misinterpret the man-made submission and God-intended submission. God does not want women to be servants in our own home. Yet this is what many women think of when they hear the word "submission". This [...]
You Reap What You Sow: Entering Marriage with a Positive Mindset
As a married woman, I try to think positively about almost everything. Positive energy attracts good things most of the time. The same goes for your way of thinking, behaving, speaking and surely your actions. Thinking about marriage gets a lot of people excited about how amazing it will be. We make some sort of [...]
The Importance of Being a Complete Individual Before Becoming One in Marriage
Marriage is a beautiful covenant ordained by God to be endured during our time here on earth. The idea of discovering your ‘prince charming’ or ‘knight in shining armour’ and spend the rest of your life with them is almost every girl’s dream. However, marriage is not a fairy-tale, and neither is ‘the one’ God has prepared [...]
Do You Know Your Identity in Christ?
Society pressure can make Christian women forget who they are. But the moment you realize who you are in a Christ, these forces will never be able to influence your identity and your being. There is a particular scripture that always stands out to me which can be found in 1 John 4:4, which says: [...]