There is a certain lack of illustration or stories and its pretty much a "just the facts " approach. And yet too often many couples have entered this sacred institution, marriage, without due consideration of its seriousness.By the end of each article you should have a clear idea of what the Bible says and what God's will is for Christian sexuality. For it is not by any to be entered into unadvisedly or lightly; but reverently, discreetly, advisedly, soberly, and in the fear of God, duly considering the causes for which matrimony was ordained.Marriage is a permanent relationship as attested by the words of our Lord Jesus, What therefore God hath joined together, let not man put asunder (Matthew 19:6b, Mark 10:9).
The husbands role is to provide and protect the family: to give strength, support, stability and security.Poole click here The Christian Father's Present to His Children by John Angell James click here The Christian Professor by John Angell James click here The Mutual Duties of Husbands & Wives Towards Each Other by Richard Baxter click here The Necessity & Excellence of Family Religion by Samuel Davies click here The Normal Christian Church Life by Watchman Nee click here The Normal Christian Life by Watchman Nee click here (The Blood of Christ, The Cross of Christ, One Body in christ, The Goal of the Gospel etc.) The Widow Directed to the Widow's God by John Angell James click here The Young Man Leaving Home by John Angell James click here _____________________________________________________________________ SEX, GOD, & MARRIAGE BY J. ARNONLD click here SEX, GOD, & MARRIAGE STUDY GUIDE BY J. ARNOLD click here ____________________________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________________ God wants a sexually pure church and His instructions on sex in the Bible are sanity saving and life-giving. Masturbation click here ____________________________________________________________________ BIBLICAL PRE-MARITAL COUNSELLING Introduction Counseling by itself and by its very nature is a Christian concept because our Lord Jesus Christ Himself is Counselor, and so His Word, the Bible, becomes the source of His counsel.There are twenty articles giving a biblical Christian perspective on topics such as love, singleness, dating, homosexuality, same sex marriages, cloning, forgiveness in marriage, adultery of the heart, infertility, pornography, abortion, sex before marriage, prostitution, sexually transmitted disease, marrying an unbeliever and masturbation. It is imperative that in pre-marital counseling, the human counselor should look to Him and His Word for instruction.The articles are concise solid bible teaching that I hope will help you find your way through the sexual maze. Why the Need for Pre-marital Counseling God says, My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge (Hosea 4:6a).The approach is simply "what the Scriptures say about X" in a fairly plain fashion. We also have the wise words of Solomon on the importance of counseling, Without counsel purposes are disappointed (or frustrated): but in the multitude of counselors they are established (Proverbs ).She has a high and holy calling and that is one of loving submission to her husband as the Church submits to Christ.