Becoming one Flesh..

Heather's Wedding Ring by balleyne on Flickr

  by  balleyne    “This is now bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called ‘woman,’ for she was taken out of man.” That is why a man leaves his father and mother and is united to his wife, and they become one flesh..- Genesis 2: 24 New International Version The scripture above is one that is often quoted at wedding ceremonies or whenever people talk about marriage. It gives a picture of God’s idea for marriage, that of a man leaving his immediate family and uniting with his wife to become one body. “Becoming one body” however Continue reading

Will Your Anchor Hold?

Anchor by Dorron- Flickr

 (Photo by  Dorron ) Strong winds of between 60 – 70mph have been beating the South of England this morning. I woke up in the night and had a look out the window to check everything was still standing. And as I did, a thought came to me that if I was well prepared for the stormy winds, I would be sleeping still, and not peeping out of the window. That led me to ask myself, how do I prepare for the storms of life? Indeed, How does one prepare for the storms of life…and of marriage? Will your anchor hold in the storms of Continue reading