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What the Bible Says About Divorce

Reblogged from Google +

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Commentary – by GL Jones:


In the OT Moses enacted laws in Israel to preserve marriage and keep the family unit intact. Men at that time would try to find any flimsy reason to desert their wife and families.This is also true today in the NT church,sadly! (See Genesis 2:18/Exodus 21:1-10)

In the NT the Apostle Paul stated to the church that we should “let the unbelieving spouse leave.The believing spouse should stay if the unbelieving spouse wished and by doing so:  the believing spouse (he/she ) would sanctify the children in the marriage.( 1 Corinthians 7:1-24 & – II Corinthians- Chapters 6:14-18).

What did Jesus say on the subject of marriage?

And said, For this cause shall a man leave father and mother, and shall cleave to his wife: and they twain shall be one flesh?”
‭‭Matthew‬ ‭19:5‬ ‭KJV‬‬

Cleave – to cling or be clingy

“Women…

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My Legacy That I Leave Behind (A Timecapsule – June 5, 2016)

Amen!

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By GL Jones

On Sunday June 5, 2016 I was sitting and reflecting on my life.I asked myself what do I want to be remembered as or by? What legacy will I leave behind? God has been very good to me in my lifetime. He gave me 2 godly parents ( Tony and Susie Young). I was raised in the nurture and the admonition of the LORD. I was raised a PK (Preachers Kid). I was also able to make some great choices in my lifetime:

1.Accepting CHRIST as my Savior.

2.Establishing a personal relationship since age 5. Experiencing and walking, during my lifetime, in the fullness and Divine Providence of the Lord. This included studying and preparing for ministry from age 9. And then, finally walking in the ministry from 2004 to present.

3. Along the way, I took a wife (Helen), who has been gracious enough to…

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