Tag: marriage

Taking a Look at Family and Ministry


When you are young you think you know it all, when you are old you realize you don’t and when you are older you realized what is valuable. As I write these words I am disgusted in many ways and for many reasons.          I am 50-years-old. I am not young, but not too old

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The Indestructible Marriage


I am inspired by some marriages I have seen since I came to Alaska. My job takes me into homes where I see wives taking care of their husbands and husband taking care of their wives. 30, 40, and fifty plus years after they said “I do”, after facing the challenges of marriage, some overcoming

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Consider the Alternative: A Word for Marriages


Marriage is difficult, very difficult! The Apostle Paul tells us in First Corinthians 7:28, “…Nevertheless such will have trouble in the flesh, but I would spare you.” (NKJV) I go as far as to say that marriage is overrated, Paul backs me up when he states, “But if any man thinks he is behaving improperly

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The Troubles of the Thing Call Marriages


“But if you do marry, you have not sinned; and if a virgin marries, she has not sinned. But those who marry will face many troubles in this life, and I want to spare you this.” (‭1 Corinthians‬ ‭7‬:‭28‬ NIV) If your marriage is going through it right now, consider this. Those who tell you

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