Stages of Life

(originally published on October 12, 2016) Regarding the five states or stations of life, I point out the following biblically commanded requirements and restrictions: 1. The state of SINGLENESS — Requirements: Believers of both genders are to find increased...

Bad reasons to get married

(originally published on October 10, 2016) I hope all of our young people who have never been married will pay close attention to the following list. Never ever get married for the following reasons alone, or there will most likely be major negative ramifications at...

Examine Your Marriage

(originally published on October 13, 2016) In future posts, I’ll be addressing the biblical issues of headship, mutual submission, obedience to authority, role responsibilities in marriage, how to select the right godly spouse, etc. For today, know the...

Strong Willed or Weak Willed?

(originally posted on October 19, 2016) Have you ever heard of a child or an adult being referred to as “strong willed”? When I was 28 to 31 years old and serving as an associate pastor in a small country church, I developed a penpal relationship with the...