It was approached in an unbiblical manner and he suffered as a result. In conclusion, Ric did a good job of explaining the need to make wise decisions and to go about the process of selecting a mate in a manner that honors God.He likewise encouraged parents to begin now by praying earnestly for our children and their future spouses.Sermon #3 – Pastor David Crowe David took Matthew 19:4-6 as his main text – although he referenced Genesis 2 and other supporting texts.
The way God presented her reveals the importance and sacredness of marriage.
As parents, we must be directly involved in this process.
David pointed out that we don’t have a word for courtship in the Bible, but we do have the principles of courtship.
Therefore, he encouraged us to refrain from hearing the indictment of Matthew 19:4 – “Have you not read?
This may seem overly protective or an ancient practice, but as I stated in my sermon, the recreational dating methods are relatively new in terms of human history.
The recreational dating routine became popularized sometime over the last 100 years.Sometimes we are called as believers to suffer in marriage. As we’ve now come to a conclusion in our courtship series, it’s the desire of the pastors of our church to come alongside you and be of help and encouragement to you.Below you will find some helpful articles, books, and sermons on the subject.Can you consent to all this, for the sake of perishing immortal souls; for the sake of Zion and the glory of God? She became his wife and accompanied him on the boat to India.Can you consent to all this, in hope of soon meeting your daughter in the world of glory, with a crown of righteousness brightened by the acclamations of praise which shall redound to her Saviour from heathens saved, through her means, from eternal woe and despair? We want to raise young women like Ann and young men like Adoniram.” We must read the Bible and teach it to our children.