Saturday, November 26, 2011

Locating The Right Marriage Partner

Winners’ Chapel International - Nyeri

Youth Service - Sunday – 27th November 2011
Prophetic Focus:  My Harvest Time Is Here” Galatians 6:8
TOPIC – Locating The Right Marriage Partner

Facts About Marriage
  1. God Is The Maker Of Marriages
    Genesis 2:18
    And the LORD God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meet for him.

    Marriage is meant to be beautiful because every God made was beautiful
    Genesis 1:31
    And God saw every thing that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. And the evening and the morning were the sixth day.
  2. Marriage Is Meant To Provide Help
    Genesis 2:18
    And the LORD God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meet for him.

  3. Marriage Opens The Doors Of Favour
    Proverbs 18:22
    Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing, and obtaineth favour of the LORD.

  4. Marriage Is Between A Man And A Woman (Not Otherwise)
    Genesis 2:21 -22
    21 And the LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam, and he slept: and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh instead thereof;
22 And the rib, which the LORD God had taken from man, made he a woman, and brought her unto the man

  1. Both Must Leave Their Father And Mother
    Genesis 2:24 -Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh.

1- Put Your Trust On God
Put God first in your life. He will make all other things to follow including a wife / husband.
Matthew 6:33 -
But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.

2- Show Integrity.
Keep your promises. Never lie. Be prompt. Show that you are a person who can be trusted by anyone.

Let your no be NO and your yes be YES
Proverbs 11:3 -
The integrity of the upright shall guide them:

3- Respect Yourself.
Men admire women who dress and act respectively and are respected by others.
Women like men who dress smartly and talk with respect.
In them, they see the mother / father of their child.

4- Embrace Tradition.
Serious Partner seekers are attracted by people who are conservative.
People who honour their parents
People who avoid alcohol
People who give to the poor
People with Character

Jeremiah 6:16 -
Thus saith the LORD, Stand ye in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where is the good way, and walk therein, and ye shall find rest for your souls.

5- Watch Your Words.
Proverbs 21:23 -
Whoso keepeth his mouth and his tongue keepeth his soul from troubles.