Mercy in Marriage

Since Christ’s relationship to his church is full of mercy, the Christian marriage should also be full of mercy.  I appreciate Dave Harvey’s book, When Sinners Say I Do.  Harvey talks about mercy in marriage in a chapter called “Mercy Triumphs over Judgment” (chapter five).  Here are a few helpful quotes worth considering for our… Continue reading Mercy in Marriage

Christian Marriage and the Christian Church

I very much appreciate this emphasis on the importance of the Christian church for Christian marriage.  It is found in chapter one of Love That Lasts by Gary & Betsy Ricucci. “Simply put, Jesus is building his church (Matthew 16:18; Ephesians 4:15-16), and the local church is the biblical home for Christian marriage, the indispensable… Continue reading Christian Marriage and the Christian Church