This next problem is one where way too many churches are consistently inconsistent, and I believe it is a shame for several reasons.
- This should NOT be a problem within the body of Christ, but it is.
- This should NOT be divisive between brothers and sisters, but it is.
- This should NOT be what defines congregations, but it is.
The problem I am speaking of is the matter of divorce.
It is imperative that we define marriage and what God commands regarding marriage. Biblical marriage can ONLY be defined as: One man and one woman united together before God in the bonds of matrimony for the rest of their natural lives. As God is the One Who created marriage, it is He and He alone who defines the rules for what makes a marriage. Government has NO RIGHT to try and define what they think marriage is or what it should be.
Stated otherwise, this means: Continue reading