Today marks the anniversary of Perpetua's death. While we're aware of persecution, our first-world bubble makes us forget the plight of suffering Christians. Perpetua went from riches to rags for her faith. Her story strengthens us in case our time ever comes!
The hardest part of running a race is finishing it. The same is true of the Christian life. Others flatter us into thinking we can finish on our own. We flatter ourselves into thinking nothing can stop us! But we finish our pilgrimage only by God's strength.
Maybe Valentine's Day is just a "Hallmark holiday" to you. But did you know there was a real St Valentine? He gave his life so others could be married. How much are we willing to sacrifice for our own marriages?
Marriage isn't always "happily ever after." It's perfectly normal to fight with your spouse. Marriages end in divorce when couples don't fight the right way. Learning to fight well actually strengthens your marriage!
Church doesn't do much to improve our sex life, does it? Christians act like this part of our lives doesn't exist. But the Bible is blatantly clear God wants us to enjoy it! Here are some ways you can have better sex with your spouse.