The speck in another person’s eye is glaringly obvious when we never see ourselves through the eyes of others. We speak harshly about people who are different from us, forgetting how we appeared to God before Christ saved us. Now...
If I walked up and asked anyone at church this particular question, the person would likely say, “no.” However, the assumptions and judgments we carry reveal a different answer. For instance, when we hear of a couple who has...
May these 20 Bible verses on friendship help you both to make good friends and be a good friend. What does the Bible say about Friendship? Scripture provides us with some of the best advice for choosing our friends and...
Cindi McMenamin Crosswalk.com Contributing Writer There are certain things about you that your husband finds irresistible.  He probably won’t brag about them to his friends. And he’s not about to make a gushy post about it on Facebook. In fact, most...
We can speak the most eloquent words or make the most persuasive argument, but only God can change a heart. And really, only He knows what is truly best for us, our spouse, and our marriage. He’s strong enough,...
Will my spouse and I still be married in heaven? What if I've been remarried--how will that work in heaven? Although Scripture can be a bit enigmatic about the nature of heaven, Jesus does make one thing clear in the...
13. James 4:6 — “But He gives more grace. Therefore, it says, ‘God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble.’" 14. 2 Timothy 2:23-24 — “Have nothing to do with foolish, ignorant controversies; you know that they breed...
Susan Aken iBelieve Contributing Writer As a newlywed, I was a bit obsessed with keeping my husband happy. To the point that I often denied my own feelings. Husband: “Are you okay?’ Me: “I’m fine.” Husband: “Anything wrong?” Me: “Nope, all is good.” Meanwhile,...
1. “Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and hold fast to his wife, and they shall become one flesh.” Genesis 2:24 ESV 2. “Enjoy life with the wife whom you love.” Ecclesiastes 9:9 ESV 3. “Husbands, love your wives, as...
My father passed away recently. Unfortunately, we were estranged most of my adult life, which made our last days together even sadder. With God's grace, our relationship mended before he passed, but his departure was bittersweet. We were talking...