Posts from January 2020

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THREE THINGS TO REMEMBER ABOUT YOUR (IMPERFECT) MARRIAGE

by Ryan Kron

Expecting the Expected Paul Tripp writes: “Jim got sick and had to forsake his climb up the corporate ladder. This brought stress into his marriage to Jen that he would never have anticipated. Brad and Savannah got busier and busier and quit communicating as they should, and their relationship paid the price. Brent struggled with […]

YOUR MARRIAGE WON’T FULFILL YOU AND THAT’S A GOOD THING

by Ryan Kron

Rebecca McLaughlin writes: Marriage Is a Gateway “When I was in grad school, my friends and I would often counsel each other against “settling”—marrying someone who was good enough, but not the man or woman of our dreams. This was complicated for me. Unbeknownst to my friends, my dreams tended to revolve around women rather […]

What does it mean to be hospitable?

by Ryan Kron

Pastor Cornel Venema writes: “The answer lies close at hand, in the word itself. The biblical term for “hospitality” is really a combination of two words, “love” or “friendship” and “stranger.” Hospitality is not first of all a matter of offering a perfunctory word of welcome to someone whom we do not know. Nor does […]