Seeing Your Husband Through God’s Eyes

“Then the LORD God formed the man from the dust of the ground. He breathed the breath of life into the man’s nostrils, and the man became a living person. … The LORD God placed the man in the Garden of Eden to tend and watch over it.Genesis 2:7, 15 (NLT)

Pause. Close your eyes. Take a deep breath. Imagine God forming your husband like a potter gently molds clay on the potter’s wheel. Imagine that God has you in mind as He is lovingly forming your husband.

Can you see the details of your husband? His hair. His eyes. His smile. His hands. His legs. His feet.

Watch God breathe life into your husband. His character. His values. His works. His love.

Are you smiling?

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Let’s Be Lovestruck Together

A beautiful gift awaits you. Swarovski crystals punctuate the ribbon. You gently release the bow and carefully fold the ribbon. Loosen the brightly-colored wrapping paper and set it aside to use another time. An even more beautiful piece of wrapping paper appears … another, golden … another, silver … one more bejeweled. You pick up the glistening silver-laden box. 

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Who Is An Excellent Wife?

An excellent wife is the crown of her husband,
but she who brings shame is
like rottenness in his bones.
Proverbs 12:4

An excellent wife. I long to be an excellent wife. What is your definition of “excellent”? Before I looked up this word in Strongs Concordance, I defined it as a loving woman who partners with her husband in all that he does. She blesses her husband.

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Reflecting God’s Love in Marriage

But we all, with unveiled face, beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as by the Spirit of the Lord. 2 Corinthians 3:18

As sons and daughters of God, when we focus upon our Lord and Savior, His character, His attributes, and His actions, the Holy Spirit transforms us, empowering us to reflect God’s love and His glory. Our perspectives change, and we begin to see others as Jesus sees them, men and women He died for on the cross … sinners loved by Jesus.

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