I find Paul’s comments in 1 Corinthians 7 to be some of the most perplexing statements in the Bible. Here, we have Paul lead off a passage by saying that what he’s about to say is his opinion, and not from God… but it’s in the Bible. Isn’t everything in the Bible from God?
Every time we leave the well defined sets of rules laid out by God we end up creating systems that are worse for all involved.
For my birthday, my wife got me one of those singing cards with this song. Great reminder of how we should feel for our spouse!
William and Kate have a great marriage, by all accounts, and are a good example to follow in the way that they build up, encourage, and provide safety for each other.
Do you value your wife for who she is or for what she can do for you? We need to learn from Adam that your wife is special for who she is– that mix of traits that makes her that beautiful thing that God created in your life.