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posted by Kris Martens April 20, 2016
FEATURED ARTICLE // on divorce & remarriage

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Marriage was created by God for the display of His glory and for the joy of His people.  Through this gift, we are called to consider not only God’s covenantal love, but also His incredible patience and unconditional mercy toward His beloved. Because marriage was designed to portray God’s goodness and faithfulness, marital discord, division, and divorce within Christian homes obscures and corrupts the image of God painted within the world. In other words, marital strife fails to glorify God. Since the pursuit of the glory of God is the chief end of all things, divisions in marriage are very sober and serious problems with implications and consequences far outside ourselves...