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A Final Look at Submission and Marriage from 1 Peter 3:7
Mutual Submission = Marital BlessingSlide2
Spiritual Life Principle:
To Embrace spiritual responsibility is to invite marital blessing.Slide3
Live with her with Understanding…
Likewise: In the same manner of…Mutual Submission, but different.
Eph. 5:21, 22
Live With Her: To Cohabit. To Dwell With…
With Understanding: Literally, According to Knowledge…GET TO KNOW HER!Slide4
As with the Weaker Vessel.We are all
2 Cor. 4:7, 2 Tim. 2:20, 21
NOT that women are unequal or insufficient.
All in Christ Jesus are equal,
Gal. 3:28.God made woman to be your COUNTERPART. That means she completes you. Gen. 2:18.
Knowing She is More Delicate…Slide5
Show her Honor: Respect, in regards to her status. She is an Heiress of
“the grace of life.”
1 Peter 1:4
No Other Religion grants this status to women.
You are married to Royalty.
Knowing she is an Heiress…Slide6
Hindered Prayers: Hinder; to cut in on, to block the way.
Spelled out in
, “The eyes of the LORD are on the righteous, and His ears are attentive to their prayer. But the face of the LORD is against those who do evil.”
Husbands, we have
for obedience: Spiritual blessing or hindrance.Knowing God will hold you Accountable:Slide7
Spiritual Life Principle Application:
Because of the work of the Spirit in my heart:
I will strive to live with my wife in understanding.
I will remember to treat her as a fellow heir of an eternal inheritance.
I will pray for her.
I will cherish her.
I will honor her in private and in public.Slide8