Monday, May 21, 2012

Daily Thought: Marriage Was God's Idea

Marriage was his idea, after all. God created marriage, and put the desire in our hearts. However else it is you think you came together, what other forces you think were at work, the hopeful truth is that marriage is something God cares deeply about—including your marriage.  When through the prophet Malachi the Lord God of Israel says, “I hate divorce,” we hear it with a shudder. But it ought to be with a surge of hope—the passion conveyed in those three words reveals how deeply he loves marriage, how strong his vested interests are in its success.

Eldredge, John; Eldredge, Stasi (2009-12-09). Love and War: Finding the Marriage You've Dreamed Of (pp. 17-18). Random House, Inc.. Kindle Edition.

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