Category Archives: Divorce

Question from Nigeria about a Christian Married to an Unbeliever

Question Good afternoon my preacher. I Worshipped today at … and I was shocked at the lesson taught by the preacher on marriage. Text: 1Cor 7:39. The summary of the lesson was: (1) Any Christian and not just widows who marry an … Continue reading

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Divorce – A Follow Up

Unintended Consequences – Evangelical Feminism by Keith Sharp Brethren contend that a woman who “feels” threatened is obligated to leave her husband and file for divorce to force him into agreeing to get counseling, in direct violation of divine law. The woman’s feelings, … Continue reading

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Divorce

by Keith Sharp When my wife and I were young, and our children were small, we lived and I preached in Baytown, Texas, where the Houston Ship Channel empties into Galveston Bay. I was a small town boy from land locked Arkansas, … Continue reading

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When Storms Come

Author : William Stewart reprinted from “…And They Shall Become One Flesh” available on Amazon.com in Kindle format. Now when neither sun nor stars appeared for many days, and no small tempest beat on us, hope that we would be saved was finally given … Continue reading

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Question on Divorce / Remarriage

Question Keith, I agree with your application of Rom.7:2-3 regarding the unscripturally divorced and remarried woman whose previous husband died. This prompts me to note reference to “the law,” verse 1, and that verse 2 specifically states that it is “the woman which … Continue reading

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Questions about Divorce and Remarriage

Question After reading Elmer Moore’s article I have some concern regarding my own life. I divorced my husband , but their was no infidelity that I know about. He died 3 years later. Did I have the right to remarry? … Continue reading

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Death of the American Family?

Author : Keith Sharp Forty years ago a secular news magazine reported, “Changes of a profound nature are under way in American family life…. This foment has convinced some social scientists that the ‘death of the family’ is at hand” (US News … Continue reading

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Question about Marriage, Divorce and Remarriage

Question I believe that marriage and divorce may be the biggest problem in the Church today. I appreciate the articles in “Meditate On These Things.” I will throw another view into the mix. I believe I understand God’s law on … Continue reading

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Correspondence About Divorce

The following position statement was sent by a friend in Philadelphia, New York. Statement of Position on Divorce and Remarriage Adapted from the June 24, 1983 Official statement of the Southeastern Mennonite Conference. In approaching the problems brought on by … Continue reading

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Question about Divorce and Remarriage

Question My boyfriend and I currently lie together and have a 1 year old son. The problem is he is divorced and i read in your topics on marriage that the only way Jesus allows divorce is adultery. His first … Continue reading

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