Marriage According to The Bible

When John and I were re-stationed in Hawaii, we attended the base chapel. I noticed something strange: all of the wives were incredibly happy, deliriously so, like they knew some wonderful secret. Finally, one day I asked what the secret was. They were attending classes called Renewing Love***(see note at very end of lesson) taught … Continue reading Marriage According to The Bible

The Wheat From The Tares – If It Looks So Good…Part III

Then there is the parable of the wheat and the tares in Matthew 13:24-30. Unger's Bible Dictionary defines tares as: “a poisonous grass almost indistinguishable from wheat while the two are growing into blade, at the beginning.” When they come into ear, they can be separated without difficulty. At the beginning, all the crop "looks … Continue reading The Wheat From The Tares – If It Looks So Good…Part III

The First Deception – If It Looks So Good…Part II

Genesis 3 contains the foundational truths of discerning deception. The Garden of Eden was a perfect religious setting; and into this perfect religious setting came deception. The relationship between God and the man and woman was so close that He "walked in the garden in the cool of the day" with them. This was spiritual … Continue reading The First Deception – If It Looks So Good…Part II