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7 Gospel-Centered Principles for Protecting Your Marriage

Almost every marriage begins with joy as newlyweds anticipate sharing life together. Sadly, not all couples live happily ever after. A large percentage of marriages end in divorce. Other couples remain married, but drift apart emotionally due to bitterness or mutual indifference. They share a name and a home, but not a life. What can a couple do to preserve the joyful loving intimacy of their marriage? Consider these seven gospel-centered principles… Continue reading

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10 Ways that Satan Loves to Watch Marriages Fall Apart

According the Bible, Satan prowls around like a lion looking for someone to devour (1 Peter 5:8), but many times, he probably doesn’t have to do that much. I wonder if sometimes Satan sits back and laughs at us. We don’t need Satan to ruin our marriage. We do plenty of unhelpful things on our own to ruin our marriages. I’m sure Satan enjoys having a front row seat, watching our folly and foolishness. Continue reading

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Friday’s 5 to Live By

Each Friday our BCC staff links you to the top 5 biblical counseling and Christian living blog posts of the week—posts that provide robust, rich, and relevant insights for living. Continue reading

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7 Gospel-Centered Principles for Protecting Your Marriage

Almost every marriage begins with joy as newlyweds anticipate sharing life together. Sadly, not all couples live happily ever after. A large percentage of marriages end in divorce. Other couples remain married, but drift apart emotionally due to bitterness or mutual indifference. They share a name and a home, but not a life. What can a couple do to preserve the joyful loving intimacy of their marriage? Consider these seven gospel-centered principles… Continue reading

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What You Know Is Not Sufficient

Counseling is not merely imparting principles, but ultimately introducing counselees to the wonderful Redeemer. Continue reading

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Trapped in a Troubled Marriage

People trapped in a troubled marriage need more than calls for personal change, advice to manage the situation, or challenges to stay faithful. They need to know that there is freedom that makes a profound difference because Christ has purchased it for them. Continue reading

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Marriage with a Chronically Self-Centered Spouse

You’re reading the third of a four-part BCC Grace & Truth blog miniseries on Biblical Counseling and Marriage. In today’s post, Brad Hambrick provides counsel for a Marriage with a Chronically Self-Centered Spouse. Continue reading

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Dear Missionary: Should You Marry a Boyfriend Who Doesn’t Want to be a Missionary?

You’re reading the second of a four-part BCC Grace & Truth blog miniseries on Biblical Counseling and Marriage. In today’s post, Li Beach shares biblical wisdom regarding decision making concerning marriage and ministry. Continue reading

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What Principles Guide My First Meeting with a Couple in Marital Crisis?

You’re reading the first of a four-part BCC Grace & Truth blog miniseries on Biblical Counseling and Marriage. In today’s post, Pastor Robert Cheong provides 16 principles to ponder before you start your first meeting with a couple in marital crisis. Continue reading

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Friday’s 5 to Live By

Each Friday our BCC staff links you to the top 5 biblical counseling and Christian living blog posts of the week—posts that provide robust, rich, and relevant insights for living. Continue reading

Topics: BCC Exclusive, Biblical Counseling, Communication, Five To Live By, Local Church Ministry, Marriage & Family, People in Need of Care, People Who Offer Care, People Who Train Caregivers | Tags: , , , , , ,

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