It has been a long time coming, but I have finally sat down to continue on this topic. I pray the latter end of this previous post blesses you and others as the first part has. Remember, godly counsel will not sound like the counsel of this world. 9. Know your expected role. As we… Continue reading Biblical Courting: Part Two
By the Word: Unraveling the Touchy Topic of Divorce
"For we are not as many, which corrupt the word of God: but as of sincerity, but as of God, in the sight of God speak we in Christ." 2 Corinthians 2:17 It is time. It is time to teach on the subject of divorce and remarriage. In all honesty, this is my least favorite… Continue reading By the Word: Unraveling the Touchy Topic of Divorce
The Approach Matters: As We Consider The Life Of Esther
"By humility and the fear of the Lord are riches, and honour, and life."Proverbs 22:4 I have quite a lot of blog topics laid upon my heart as of late, and it took quite awhile before I decided this would be the first of the newest round of writings. For one, I truly enjoy the… Continue reading The Approach Matters: As We Consider The Life Of Esther
New Year. New Marriage.
"Marriage is to be held in honor among all..."Hebrews 13:4 Marriage is sacred. Not because of man and our own doings, but because of God and His doing. And it is to be honored among all - including (and especially) among you and your husband. Many marriages today suffer from complacency. Two people living around each other… Continue reading New Year. New Marriage.
Biblical Womanhood: A Look Into The Life of Sarah
"Even as Sara obeyed Abraham, calling him lord: whose daughters ye are, as long as ye do well, and are not afraid with any amazement."1 Peter 3:6 Why Sarah? Why not Esther, Deborah, Jael, Rahab, or even Mary, mother of Jesus, to do a study on? Surely they too were strong women of faith, Mrs.… Continue reading Biblical Womanhood: A Look Into The Life of Sarah
What Does “Help Meet” Even Mean?
"And the LORD God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meet for him." - Genesis 2:18 If you are a wife, then you are called to be your husband's help meet. And if you are not yet a wife, but are praying to be one day,… Continue reading What Does “Help Meet” Even Mean?
Dear Future Husband
Dear Future Husband, I don't really know where to begin, but I will start by awkwardly saying: Hi, I am Alicia. I am not really the sentimental type, or maybe I am but perhaps I have never met the person who naturally draws it out of me, but I pray God gives me the words to… Continue reading Dear Future Husband
Boundaries: “I’ve Forgiven Them. Now, What?”
"You don't have to rebuild a relationship with everyone you've forgiven." That is the quote I shared on my Facebook page before one of my sisters in Christ shared with me her concerns and asked some great questions: "I never understand how far I can go with someone after I've forgiven or been forgiven. How… Continue reading Boundaries: “I’ve Forgiven Them. Now, What?”
Worth The Wait
The person God has for you is worth the wait. I know patiently waiting in obedience on the Lord for your husband or wife can be frustrating sometimes. Let's be real. You see everyone in love, getting engaged, being proposed to, etc. Sometimes you probably even think maybe you can just pick someone yourself and… Continue reading Worth The Wait