June 14th, 2019
Clinging Makes Marriage Cohesive
Genesis 2:24 (KJB) Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh.
God calls a woman to leave the authority of her parents and cleave to her husband. Her parents were her earthly authority growing up, but upon the day of her marriage, she is to cling to the leadership and authority of her husband. Not cling to her parents, her siblings, her ... Continue Reading →
June 19th, 2018
Hosea 2:19-20 (KJB) And I will betroth thee unto me for ever; yea, I will betroth thee unto me in righteousness, and in judgment, and in lovingkindness, and in mercies. 20 I will even betroth thee unto me in faithfulness: and thou shalt know the LORD.
First and foremost, these verse from the book of Hosea were written to an audience of ancient Jewish people. However, these applications are eternal in nature and available for any man, Jew ... Continue Reading →
May 8th, 2018
And the Door Was Shut
Matthew 25:8-10 (KJB) And the foolish said unto the wise, Give us of your oil; for our lamps are gone out. 9 But the wise answered, saying, Not so; lest there be not enough for us and you: but go ye rather to them that sell, and buy for yourselves. 10 And while they went to buy, the bridegroom came; and they that were ready went in with him to the marriage: and the ... Continue Reading →
February 22nd, 2018
Weeping Very Sore About “Strange Marriages”
Ezra 10:1 (KJB) Now when Ezra had prayed, and when he had confessed, weeping and casting himself down before the house of God, there assembled unto him out of Israel a very great congregation of men and women and children: for the people wept very sore.
These people were gathered together in humble prayer to God. The subject of their prayer was the many strange marriages that had taken place among the Israelites. ... Continue Reading →
September 28th, 2017
God Takes Marriage Seriously
Malachi 2:11-13 (KJB) Judah hath dealt treacherously, and an abomination is committed in Israel and in Jerusalem; for Judah hath profaned the holiness of the LORD which he loved, and hath married the daughter of a strange god. 12 The LORD will cut off the man that doeth this, the master and the scholar, out of the tabernacles of Jacob, and him that offereth an offering unto the LORD of hosts. 13 And this have ... Continue Reading →
March 20th, 2017
The Spiritual Order of Marriage
Genesis 2:23-24 (KJB) And Adam said, This is now bone of my bones, and flesh of my flesh: she shall be called Woman, because she was taken out of Man. 24 Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh.
God did not choose to form both man and woman without reason or void of an eternal order. Both were divinely created ... Continue Reading →
A Covenant with God is an eternal binding promise from God to man lasting forever. God never forgets or takes lightly any promise He made. God made a covenant with both David and Moses and confirmed them with other patriarchs in the Old Testament. Mankind can count on every ancient promise made of God today.
A covenant marriage relationship between man and God meant to be a binding agreement Continue Reading →
The Law of First Mention is a biblical structure inspired by God and used in the God breathed recording of His Word. God did choose to reveal things worthy of greater significance by employing them in multiple verses throughout the entire cannon of His Word. Great truths, commandments, and precepts are often found in both the Old and New Testament making them relevant in ancient times as well as in this current age of grace. Having multiple mentions ... Continue Reading →
God created man with a need for companionship and filled that need perfectly with the creation of Eve.
And the LORD God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meet for him. (Genesis 2:18 KJV)
God created man with a need for company and companionship. God did not create Adam to live all alone without human companionship in this lush paradise of the Garden of Eden. God knew that Adam ... Continue Reading →