Balanced Way to Help an Abuse Victim (part 1)

An abuse victim needs loving support from spiritual leaders and friends. In this article by guest writer Jim Newheiser, which appeared first here, he recognizes a pendulum swing in addressing this difficult problem. He offers an assertion, a valid concern, as well as harm that be be caused. He followed this by a balanced approach…

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Hurt by Someone in Authority?

Authority figures–whether fathers, husbands, church elders, government leaders, or employers–influence women’s lives. How we women respond to them reveals our hearts. This article by counselor Julie Ganschow appeared first here on her website and is used with permission.  When Authority Figures Disappoint Us As Christian women, we function in a world that is watching to see…

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Should a Wife be Jealous?

Caroline Newheiser

Caroline Newheiser

The Bible clearly teaches that one type of jealousy is a sinful desire of the flesh which is set against the Spirit. It is in the list of works of the flesh in Galatians 5:19-21. James 3:16 says that jealousy brings disorder and every vile practice. So should a wife be jealous? Continue reading

4 Ways to Help an Overly Sensitive Wife

Andrea Lee

Andrea Lee

Touchy. Moody. Easily Offended. Has your husband ever said this about you? Does he walk on eggshells around you or fear you will misinterpret his comments? Are you overly sensitive to his assessment of your performance or character? Continue reading

A Husband’s Desire for Honor, pt. 2

Read A Husband’s Desire for Honor, pt. 1. The Solution to the Desire for Human Honor So what are the solutions to Tyler’s desire for honor from his wife? How can the cross of Christ help Tyler to live in a way that pleases God and seeks to receive God’s honor versus the honor of… Read More» Continue reading

A Husband’s Desire for Honor, pt. 1

Tyler and Mary are in another familiar conflict. Mary is reminding Tyler how he never listens to her and is only concerned about his own schedule and life. He has scheduled another out of town meeting in three weeks, completely forgetting that she had planned for the two of them to get away together. Mary… Read More» Continue reading

How Do I Enjoy My Spouse?

Andrew Rogers

Marriage Mini-Series - How Do I Enjoy My Spouse

You’re reading the second of a special BCC Grace & Truth blog mini-series on marriage—timed to coincide with the week of Valentine’s Day. Today’s post is by Andrew Rogers: How Do I Enjoy My Spouse? Continue reading

Divine Motivation for Husbands

Paul Tautges

Paul Tautges

God has graciously provided a massive incentive for the Christian husband to learn to love and honor his wife. Peter makes this unmistakably clear: Likewise, husbands, live with your wives in an understanding way, showing honor to the woman as … Continue reading