Peter’s words to women are sublime. He erases all agony, bolsters all resolve, and squelches all argument, leaving the suffering wife speechless, astonished. If she is born again. If not, she cannot “get it”. That's the rub. It's a sort of Catch-22 for those of us who do get it. I intended only treating you … Continue reading The Katey Papers – 2
Peter, who had a mother-in-law, speaks on marriage as a picture of Christ's suffering!
Okay, so why is the goal of marital faithfulness so universal? Or: Why did God build this program into all people? It is because His Son is a Bridegroom, waiting for a pure bride. A good marriage pictures nearly everything that happens in the heavenlies. Some do not think of marriage as God’s idea. They … Continue reading About Dating, part 2
Humans have been practicing dating on a large scale for around, oh, 50 to 75 years or so. Before that, no one dated. Oh, some snuck around, but that wasn’t dating, either. The very idea of two unmarried people of the opposite gender spending any time together, alone, was unthinkable, once upon a time. Why? … Continue reading About Dating
It's a Truth. He made man, male and female. Along with much of the rest of creation, he caused us to be attracted to each other through hormones. True, again. So tell me, why did He load us up with tons of desire and then forbid our using it? Good question. And the answer … Continue reading Overheard: God Created Hormones
How hard is it to achieve? What is the SURE way to get God to do whatever you want? After a few wrong starts, we learn the truth, which when really truth, is inescapable: The way to get God to do what you want is to want what God wants. It’s that easy. Often we … Continue reading Does Happily Ever After Exist?