GOD CREATED MARRIAGE TO MEET OUR NEED FOR COMPANIONSHIP AND TO PROVIDE A PICTURE OF OUR RELATIONSHIP WITH HIM.
WHAT IS THE STANDARD?
JESUS WAS THE EXAMPLE FOR HOW HUSBANDS SHOULD RELATE TO THEIR WIVES.
1. JESUS PURSUED US
1 John 4:19
2. JESUS GAVE TO US
V 25…Christ loved the church and gave Himself for her…
3. JESUS SANCTIFIES US
V 26…that he might sanctify her, having cleansed her by the washing of water with the word.
Husbands have a primary role in the sanctification of your wife’s Christ-likeness
Wives don’t need to be spiritual widows
4. JESUS NOURISHES US
V 29…For no one ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it, just as Christ does the church…
WIVES – Ephesians 5:22-24
GENESIS 3:16 (RESULT OF THE SIN) YOUR DESIRE WILL BE CONTRARY TO YOUR HUSBAND, BUT HE SHALL RULE OVER YOU…
Pastor Matt Surber, of Mission City Church in San Antonio, TX, continues his series on Family, Marriage, and Parenting. Today, we finish talking about Parenting and what discipleship looks like as a Parent.Read More /
Pastor Matt Surber continues his series on Family, Marriage, and Parenting. Today, we look at Parenting and what scripture has to teach us about how we should parent.Read More /
Pastor Matt Surber continues his series on Family, Marriage, and Parenting. Today, we discuss the lies that the world tells us about marriage and what the truth is when it comes to marriage.Read More /