Don Boys, Ph.D.
Source: Preacher Helps
Text: Topical Marriage
*Copyright 2002, Don Boy
I. The Preparation for Marriage
Marriage is not gritting your teeth and bearing it but gritting your teeth and making it work. A couple must be:
A-Mentally Prepared Mark 10:9 It is for a lifetime!
B-Metaphysically Prepared Amos 3:3 You must be in philosophical agreement.
C-Monetarily Prepared I Tim. 5:8 No money (or job)-no marriage.
II. The Plan for Marriage Must include:
A-Salvation Rev. 3:20
B-Submission Eph. 5:22-24
C-Showing Eph. 5:25-32 Love is known only by the action it prompts.
D-Sharing Adam and Eve shared a rib.
III. The Practice in Marriage
How marriage is carried out day by day. A couple must be:
D-Diligent (in cooperation)
IV. The Problems in Marriage
A-The Certainty of Problems
B-The Cause of Problems
C-The Course of Problems
1. Your Progeny (children)
2. Your Purse (money)
3. Your Passion (sex)
D-The Cure for Problems
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