We may all know, and agree, that God created marriage. "And the Lord God
said, 'It is not good that man should be alone; I will make him a helper
comparable to him.' And the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall on Adam, and
he slept; and He took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh in its place. Then
the rib which the Lord God had taken from man He made into a woman, and He
brought her to the man. And Adam said: 'This is now bone of my bones and
flesh of my flesh; she shall be called Woman, because she was taken out of Man.'
Therefore a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and
they shall become one flesh. (Genesis 2:18, 21-24)
We also know and agree that men and women are very different. Men long for
respect, and women for love (Ephesians 5:25-33).
But we may not understand that men and women are different by design - by
That's right. God made your spouse so very different from you for your good -
for your refinement both as a spouse and as a believer in the Lord Jesus Christ!
In this collection of Pastor Lloyd's most requested messages on marriage, you
will learn about the foundation for marriage (Christ), the failure of marriage (sin
and self), and the fix (the cross of Jesus Christ). You will learn how to
understand your spouse, and how to see marriage as an opportunity to grow in
your walk with Christ!