Devotions for dating or engaged couples
Marriage is a covenantal union designed by God in order to strengthen the capacity of each partner to carry out His plan in their lives. For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother, and the two shall become one flesh; so they are no longer two, but one flesh.” — Mark 10:6-8 (NASB) Imagine what an impressive concert pianist can do, then multiply times two — on a single piano.
The Bugallo-Williams Piano Duo goes beyond what a single pair of hands could accomplish “in range, rhythm and technique.” The two performers don’t play the same notes, but they create single seamless pieces of music with an impeccable sense of timing.
From a distance he observed two goats making their way toward each other on a path barely stitched to the side of a cliff.
It was obvious that these nimble creatures could not pass one another. It allowed two opponents to survive a crisis so both could get on with more important things.
Thank You for providing an opportunity to return to our first love. Strengthen the marriages in your church by hosting one of our Focus on the Family marriage events. Tony Evans is founder and senior pastor of Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship in Dallas, founder and president of The Urban Alternative, former chaplain of the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys, and present chaplain of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks. Tony Evans, can be heard on nearly 1,000 US radio outlets daily and in more than …
Finding Strength in Submission Verse: Philemon 1:1–25 Therefore, although in Christ I could be bold and order you to do what you ought to do, yet I prefer to appeal to you on the basis of love.
— Philemon 1:8–9 During the Reformation, when Martin Luther and Ulrich Zwingli were exchanging strong words about Biblical interpretations and ecclesiastical practices, Zwingli spent a troubled morning walking the mountain trails of his beloved Switzerland.
This not only requires time; it requires an authentic commitment.
Marriage makes two individuals even stronger as one.