What Is A Bridegroom? A Bible Study

Why does the Bible mention a Bridegroom? What’s the significance to believers?Jewish Weddings Today’s Jewish weddings still retain some of the traditions of old like having two witnesses sign the ketubah, and the groom giving the bride her ring under a wedding canopy, and like many marriages today, the Jews also considered the marriage ceremony as a sacred event as this act is done before God and many witnesses. One thing that differs between a non-Jewish wedding and a Jewish one is that the … [Read more...]

What Are The Important Things In A Relationship?

What are some really important things to consider in relationships?Transparency If we can’t be transparent or honest with our spouses or our best friends, who can we be (besides God)? James wrote, “confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed” (James 5:16a). James says at least two things here; confess your sins to one another. He does not say confess your sins to “everyone.” Secondly, we are to pray for one another. This can bring healing…either physical … [Read more...]

How To Pray For A Christian Wife

Here’s how a Christian husband might pray for his Christian wife.Pray for Protection Husbands, if you love your wife as Christ loved the church, then you’ll be praying for her often because Jesus was a Man of prayer, one night staying all night up a mountain in prayer (Luke 6:12). He was probably alone and cold from the chilly Judean nights in the mountains, so this was no retreat for Jesus. This was hard work. He had good reason to pray all night because “At daybreak he called together all … [Read more...]

3 Prayers For A Wayward Spouse (Husband or Wife)

Here are three prayers you can pray for your husband or wife that has turned away from God.Prayers for the Memories Great God in heaven, when our relationships with our spouses are in trouble, it seems that it is too much of a burden to bear alone. I would ask You God to help me endure this time of trouble with my spouse. I can easily think of things that I did wrong and failed to do something I should have done. Please forgive me for these sins. I have confessed my faults to my spouse and … [Read more...]

Too Are Better Then One Bible Verse Meaning And Study

Why does the Bible say that two are better than one? What does this mean within the biblical context?Being Alone Rare is the person who doesn’t crave companionship and fellowship. Maybe that’s why pets are as so loved and considered to be family. Their love is unconditional. We can be mad at them one moment but the very next, they’re ready to jump in our lap! There is the need, deep within the human heart, to be loved and to give love; to have communion with others and them with us. God says … [Read more...]

Proverbs 31 Commentary And Bible Study

Here is a commentary and Bible study about Proverbs chapter 31.The Words of King Lemuel This chapter has two parts to it that might have been better off being separated as different chapters but regardless of that, the first part of Proverbs chapter 31 is about King Lemuel and “an oracle that his mother taught him” (Prov 31:1). There are warnings about giving yourself away to women (Prov 31:3), about the foolishness of kings and rulers taking strong drink (31:4), that strong drink is only go … [Read more...]