PART 1: The Naked Truth About Your Past Before It Shows Up on The Doorstep of Your Marriage
There is a knock at the door, a middle-aged woman unlocks and opens it. On the doorstep stands a young man in his early twenties. Neatly clothed in a crisp white shirt, a blue jeans and matching sneakers, he reaches out his hand to shake hers and nervously blurts out “Hi Mam, I’ve been told you are my real mom.” She recognizes him instantly, all these years his adoptive mom had kept her up to date with photographs. She never expected though that he would just show up like this without any warning! She breaks out into a cold sweat[...]
PART 2: Be a wife of noble character
Proverbs 31:10 NIV A wife of noble character who can find? She is worth far more than rubies.The words “who can find?” suggests rarity. The word “rubies” confirms this rarity. The high worth is as a result of this scarcity. The Bible is referring to a wife’s character, not the value of a woman herself, we are all equally valuable as people, as we are created in God’s image. It is our character that is of enormous value, not our material possessions, social standing, or achievements. I wondered why God uses the Word “rubies” and not diamonds as, naturally, diamonds[...]
PART 1: We can never measure up to her perfection and we don’t need to
“Why can’t I ever measure up to the Proverbs 31 woman?” you may have cried out or wondered countless times in despair. I know I have. The proverbs 31 woman has no name, she is just super woman EVERYTHING! From a woman to a businesswoman to a wife to a mother, she is just perfect and it seems she does all this with very little sleep too! The Bible says in verse 15 that she “gets up while it is still night”! The good news is, you were never meant to measure up to her perfection in the first place,[...]
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