In life,every Christian know that marriage is a gift from God.We all yearn for the best kind of marriage.But we hardly get it,and the question is why?
Marriage is a gift from God.It’s unfortunate money has become valuable in marriage than true love.Some of the effects is the marriage divorces we see today.
Today, African Paradise World will share with you why marriage is a gift from God.
Every gift from God is free and perfect.All his plans for his Children is to make them happy and prosperous.Only if you will pay heed to his instructions. Seek him first and all other things shall be added unto you.
“But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you”. (Matthew 6:33).
Most at times believers forget to follow the instructions of God.They do their own things and expect God to give them a blissful marriage.God doesn’t work like that.Jesus said, his flock hears his voice and they follow him.
“My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me:”( John 10:27).
When you need anything from God, just ask through prayers.He will answer you if indeed you are one of his sheep.Marriage is a gift from God and he will give you the best of it.Only if you believe in him.
Marriage is a gift from God, because he instituted it in the garden of Eden.Adam and Eve were our first parents. The first generation of humanity. God want his Children to have the best of marriage. But because of our inequities, we hardly find the right one to marry.
Relationships that should end up in marriage normally go wrong. Because most of us have excluded God from our relationships.
On one occasion, Jesus attended a marriage ceremony in Cana.
“And the third day there was a marriage in Cana of Galilee; and the mother of Jesus was there: And both Jesus was called, and his disciples, to the marriage. ” (John 2:1-2 )
There he performed his first miracle to make the marriage succesful. He actually want the best kind of marriage for humanity.
The Sin Hindering Marriage As Gift From God
One of the commonest sin people commit before marriage is fornication. Many of us defile the marriage bed before we even get married. Chastity is now a foreign language to most Christians. But we want to enjoy the perfect gift of marriage from God.
“Flee fornication. Every sin that a man doeth is without the body; but he that committeth fornication sinneth against his own body”( 1Corinthians 6:18).
In our world today,fornication is termed “dating”.And it lacks religious principles from the bible. Should we overlook at it?.There is a saying that goes like “Sex without a ring makes you a thief”.
Marriage is a gift from God,wait for him to present it to you.There is no need for rushing for a gift that is prepared for you.God knows you need it.
How God Chose A Wife For Isaac And Made Us Understand That Marriage Is A Gift From God
Abraham gave birth to Isaac when he was 100 years.When Isaac grew up, his father sought to find a good wife for him.Abraham had been faithful to For for a very long time so God loved him.
Abraham sent for a wife for his son.
“And he said unto me, The LORD, before whom I walk, will send his angel with thee, and prosper thy way; and thou shalt take a wife for my son of my kindred, and of my father’s house:” (Gen 24:40).
Indeed the right woman surfaced and fulfilled the little signs to indicate she is the chosen one for Isaac.The messenger then said:
“And I bowed down my head, and worshipped the LORD, and blessed the LORD God of my master Abraham, which had led me in the right way to take my master’s brother’s daughter unto his son” (Gen 24:48)
“Behold, Rebekah [is] before thee, take [her], and go, and let her be thy master’s son’s wife, as the LORD hath spoken”(Gen 24:51).
How Isaac got his wife helps us to understand that marriage is a gift from God.If you rely on him, he will give you this perfect gift without blemish. Let God lead for you to follow him.Then you will get your heart desire.Rebekah was a virgin and God chose her for Isaac.That sounds perfect. He knows what is good for his Children. Keep trusting him and don’t forget to pray always.