Christian dating courtship and marriage
Here headship is not in the sense of being the boss of the show, nor does it mean that his is the masters voice in all matters, but in the sense of being a spiritual leader, directly in responsibility to God who is your Head.The husband is to show deference to his wife as the weaker but not an inferior partner.The Role of the Husband in Marriage The husband is the head of the wife and the home.This is the constituted order which God Himself ordained.In America it has been estimated that more than one million marriages end in divorce every year. In our tiny island republic one out of ten ends in the divorce courts.But this is not what God intended and ordained it to be.No one foolishly commits himself to play a game without knowledge of the rules that determine its success or failure.Yet millions of young men and women take these same unbelievable risks when it comes to marriage.
Let's look about it at our new website Questions God.J Allan Petersen, in his preface to the book Before You Marry, writes: No sane person would ever leap blindfolded over an unknown cliff with nothing but a hope that it would prove to be a good decision.No wise person would commit himself to life in a strange land without knowing something about what to expect and the difficulties he would inevitably face.They feel their marriage will somehow be happier than most marriages they have observed. It is no surprise then that the highest incidence of divorce is found in the below-25 age group...Wives under 20 are involved in almost half of all divorces recorded yearly.