The Challenge for Wives. Ephesians 5:22-24;33. Foundational Matters. 1. Focus on the principles and the details will usually work themselves out. 2. In a fallen world there are no guarantees
1. Focus on the principles and the details will usually work themselves out.
2. In a fallen world there are no guarantees
3. God’s gift of my mate is for my sanctification and to put on display the love of Jesus for His church.
4. We must not be romance intoxicated
1. This teaching is for us—the church.
2. It is not subjugation but willing submission
For church’s protection (Titus 2:5)
Not weakness but like Jesus
3. Creational not patriarchal
These texts Challenge Patriarchy
They are pointing back to redemption toward created perfection