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Cultivating Your Marriage

This is wedding season and I'm sure a lot of you will be going to weddings over the next few months. If you're married, be sure to use this opportunity to think in terms of cultivating and preserving your marriage. If you're not married, do what you can to support the sanctity of marriage and uphold the importance of this sacred gift and trust God has imparted to humanity.

wedding ringsNanci and I will be celebrating our 36th anniversary this year. We thank God for His faithfulness and are profoundly grateful that we are each other’s best ...

What makes a person married? Is it the legal paper you sign, or the “two becoming one flesh” (sex)?

Question from a reader:

Scripture seems to define marriage as "two becoming one flesh", but we're also often taught that God designed sex only for the within context of marriage. How does just signing a paper to be married make it right before God to have sex?

Answer from Jim Swanson:

(Jim Swanson, M.Th, MSM., EPM volunteer)

The first marriage had no paper license and no human community witness. God was the witness to the union of two souls. The act of marriage to consummate that state was sex. The basis of the marriage was the very act ...

Q&A: How do I explain infidelity to my kids? (video)

In this video clip, Randy Alcorn answers the question, "How do I explain infidelity to my kids?" Filmed during a Q&A session for Good Shepherd Community Church's Mom 2 Mom group.

How should a married couple deal with differing sexual needs? (video)

In this video clip, Randy Alcorn answers the question, "How should a married couple deal with differing sexual needs?" Filmed during a Q&A session for Good Shepherd Community Church's Mom 2 Mom group.

What should I do if I am not in love with my husband? (video)

In this video clip, Randy Alcorn answers the question, "What should I do if I am not in love with my husband, and die at the thought of having sex with him?" Filmed during a Q&A session for Good Shepherd Community Church's Mom 2 Mom group.

How can men lead their families spiritually? (video)

Randy Alcorn and Joe Gibbs discuss the question, "How can men lead their families spiritually?"

Will our relationships we have now continue in Heaven? (video)

In this 4-minute clip, Randy talks about how Scripture gives no indication of a “memory wipe” that will cause us not to recognize our loved ones and others we’ve known.

Is mutual masturbation among married couples as sexual variety acceptable?

Sexual intimacy with your marriage partner that doesn’t involve intercourse is not "masturbation". “Masturbation” means sex that involves only yourself.

Is the Bible’s design for authority in marriage and the Church still relevant for today?

In a sense a Christian marriage and a Christian church should strive to rekindle the relational elements of Eden, unsuccessful as we may often be.

I am troubled by 1 Corinthians 11:3, which seems to say that men are superior to women.

Question from a reader:

I am troubled by 1 Corinthians 11:3, which seems to say that men are superior to women: “The head of every man is Christ, the head of a woman is her husband, and the head of Christ is God.”

Answer from Randy Alcorn:

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This passage demonstrates what is often true—if we misunderstand one biblical doctrine, we will inevitably misunderstand others. For instance, two common approaches to “the head of a woman is her husband” are these: 1) Scripture is saying the husband is superior to his wife (and that’s true) or 2) Scripture ...

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