Two weeks ago I talked about how our marriages reflected the Gospel, specifically Christ headship over the church and the church’s submission to that headship. I ended by mentioning that this reflection – this echo – paints a picture that can preach to our children. In fact, I believe our marriages have 3 audiences.
The first audience is the one that created marriage. God uses our marriage to teach us about Him, about love, about ourselves. In a way, I suppose that makes us the audience.
I think this is where our marriages really shine (or shadow) the gospel. Knowing that our marriage reflects the relationship of Christ and his church, we, as husband and wife, can reflect one of two ways:
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