The Meaning of Marriage Quotes by Timothy J. Keller
Relationship Commitment: The Healing Journey
Scripture: Luke Denomination: Baptist. LUKE Our society has a fear of commitment. Because we fear this ten-letter word that symbolizes accountability, integrity, and discipline.
Instead, we rely on the most frustrating of non-commitments: maybe.
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The story of two people who realized that commitment to one another is grounded in surrender to Jesus Christ. But in an age when many young adults are wary of committing to another person in marriage for a lifetime, the courtship and marriage of John and Betty Stam remind us that commitment to the lordship of Jesus Christ must come first. Love imposes obligations. Making love, in the minds of such men and women, is a form of recreation, a feeling that may last for a few minutes, even an hour. Nothing more is implied, although much more may be expected.
What does the Bible say about? Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. For where you go I will go, and where you lodge I will lodge. Your people shall be my people, and your God my God. Where you die I will die, and there will I be buried. May the Lord do so to me and more also if anything but death parts me from you. Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and hold fast to his wife, and they shall become one flesh.