God created man and woman. God created marriage. 1 Peter has some words to wives and husbands. Under the inspiration of God’s Holy Spirit, Peter places challenges before men and women to fulfill their calling marriage.
The Bible has a lot to say about marriage. Marriage is a wonderful gift from God. In marriage there can be tremendous joy as well as great difficulty. We must learn as we go through the valleys of challenge, the plains of parenting, the hills of hurts, and the heights of joy together.
Marriage is a precious gift of God. But let’s be honest…marriage can be hard work! The truth is that every marriage faces obstacles, difficulties, and conflict. This is the first sermon in a series on marriage in which we will look at some foundational passages about marriage.