An older woman does not have to mean an elderly woman, although it can. It is any woman who is older than another female. So, for example, a 22-year-old woman can be an older woman who provides guidance for all women and young girls, who are younger than she.
A spiritually wise, hardworking, conscientious, productive, and prudent wife by the wise organization of her household encourages and supports the wellbeing of the family. She plays a crucial, really essential role as she assists in the religious education of the children, caring for the household, and working with her husband.
There are three positions in the Christian family. The alpha is the leader, or “top dog” (father/husband), beta (mother/wife) is subordinate to the alpha, and the omegas (children) are at the bottom of the pack, subordinate to both the beta and alpha.
Why is the human male and female nature constant across time and cultures? Men think of intimacy in physical terms (S-E-X); women think of intimacy in emotional terms (T-A-L-K). So how are you supposed to know what your husband or ...
As a parent, you have the authority to make rules. But, what makes a good parent? How can you raise responsible children? Discipline is “teaching children character, self-control, and moral behavior.” Discipline is perhaps the greatest child-rearing challenge for parents because parents have a heavy investment in its outcome.
1 Corinthians 7:39 Updated American Standard Version (UASV)
39 A wife is bound to her husband as long as he lives. But if her husband falls asleep in death, she is free to be married to whom she wishes, only in the Lord.
According to Jewish law [tradition not the OT], when a Jewish boy is 13 years old, he becomes accountable for his actions and becomes a bar mitzvah. A girl becomes a bat mitzvah at the age of 12 according to Orthodox and Conservative Jews, and at the age of 13 according to Reform Jews. We too will recall that Jesus, at twelve years old,... Continue Reading →
We will consider all of the primary verses that address the subjection and submission of the wife to her husband. This article will be for the conservative, Bible-believing wife, as it will be exactly what the authors meant by the words that they used. We will deal with the original language Greek words so that... Continue Reading →
Hebrews 13:4 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 4 Let marriage be honorable among all, and let the marriage bed be without defilement, for God will judge sexually immoral people and adulterers. On this verse, Thomas D. Lea writes, “13:4. Both Jewish and pagan marriages in the New Testament period were characterized by laxity and immorality. Christians... Continue Reading →
Hebrews 13:4 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 4 Let marriage be honorable among all, and let the marriage bed be without defilement, for God will judge sexually immoral people* and adulterers. * Sexual Immorality: (Heb. zanah; Gr. porneia) A general term for immoral sexual acts of any kind: such as adultery, prostitution, sexual relations between people... Continue Reading →