Campus Pastor Toby Cox
Sunday, February 4th, 2018
Marriage, part 1
Matthew 19:4-6 (ESV)
4 He answered, (A)“Have you not read that he who created them from the beginning made them male and female, 5 and said, (B)‘Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and hold fast to his wife, and (C)the two shall become one flesh’? 6 So they are no longer two but one flesh. (D)What therefore God has joined together, let not man separate.”
Leave, Cleave, Weave
Genesis 2:24 (ESV)
24 (A)Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and hold fast to his wife, and they shall become one flesh.
Proverbs 18:22 (ESV)
22 He who finds (A)a wife finds (B)a good thing
and (C)obtains favor (D)from the Lord.
1 Peter 3:7 (ESV)
7 Likewise, (A)husbands, live with your wives in an understanding way, showing honor to the woman as the weaker (B)vessel, since they are heirs with you[a] of the grace of life, so that your prayers may not be hindered.
2 Corinthians 2:11 (ESV)
11 so that we would not be outwitted by Satan; for (A)we are not ignorant of his designs.
1 Thessalonians 5:7 (ESV)
7 For those who sleep, sleep at night, and those who get drunk, (A)are drunk at night.
Proverbs 18:21 (ESV)
21 (A)Death and life are in the power of the tongue,
and those who love it will eat its fruits.
The 5 Love Languages
1. Words of affirmation
2. Quality Time
3. Receiving Gifts
4. Acts of Service
5. Physical Touch
Matthew 22:37-39 (ESV)
37 And he said to him, (A)“You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. 38 This is the great and first commandment. 39 And (B)a second is like it: (C)You shall love your neighbor as yourself.