As the wife longs for affection, the husband longs for sexual fulfillment. A wife’s interest in meeting that need makes her irresistible to her husband. If he feels trapped in an unfulfilling marriage relationship, his mind and eyes begin to fantasize about enjoying that elsewhere. Proverbs 5:15-20 speaks of the importance of remaining intoxicated with […]

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From earliest memories, the child should respect your authority in the home. The home is not a democracy in the sense that all share equal authority. The parents must be the ones with the most and the ultimate authority in the home. Children should be respected and never mistreated, but they do not wield authority […]

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Isolation is a self-focused, reclusive mentality. Overcoming self-centeredness and overcoming isolation are two of the biggest challenges of a single Christian. To be single is to be free to mix, minister, and mentor without restrictions (see I Corinthians 7:29-35). A person who is unmarried should take care not to succumb to loneliness and isolation, because […]

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The physical, intellectual, and spiritual are the three areas of the human personality. Whole men are men healed physically, mentally, and spiritually. The paralytic in John 5:1–14 was weak in all three areas: his body was paralyzed, his mind was discouraged, and his spirit was sinful. Healing the hearts, minds, and emotions of men is […]

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Each of us has a giver side that is concerned about the happiness of others. Your giver is unselfish, respectful, tenderhearted, and full of blessing. When dating, your giver side makes huge deposits into your partner’s “love bank.” To keep a spouse romantically attracted to you for life, you have to continually fill their love […]

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