It’s an awesome feeling of freedom when couples encourage one another to grow spiritually.
This signifies a greater maturity in the relationship that will only strengthen it.
Physical attraction is trumped by the pure love of God that couples can show one another.
True love is willing to wait and patiently allow the relationship to grow in God’s timing.
Any relationship that is built on the foundation of God’s word offers a great opportunity for growth.
Many Christian couples struggle in their relationships because they forget the core principles of godliness, purity, and unconditional love that is modeled in scripture.
These seventeen encouraging and refreshing Bible verses about love and marriage are perfect for bringing to prayer.
Meditate on the meaning of God’s words about the goodness of human love.
Holiness is setting a greater standard than that of the flesh or the world.
It’s a choice to be set apart as a couple for God’s purposes.
It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. If there are prophecies, they will be brought to nothing; if tongues, they will cease; if knowledge, it will be brought to nothing.” (1 Corinthians 13:4-7) “Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ loved the church and handed himself over for her to sanctify her, cleansing her by the bath of water with the word, that he might present to himself the church in splendor, without spot or wrinkle or any such thing, that she might be holy and without blemish.
So also, husbands should love their wives as their own bodies. For no one hates his own flesh but rather nourishes and cherishes it, even as Christ does the church, because we are members of his body.” (Ephesians ) “Shun immorality.
Respecting each other’s boundaries, thoughts, and personalities gives a couple the ability to humble themselves individually.