Bible on christin dating and marriage how to stop being accommodating
If you want to shoot for a lifelong, God-honoring union with your best friend, then that is when you know it's time to start a romance (Genesis ; Matthew 19:5).
When in doubt, ask God for guidance and be prepared to trust and obey Him.
But notice that when God saved Noah and his wife, and their sons and their wives, they were all monogamous; if God felt the need for plural wives to propagate the earth, He would have given them more before sending them aboard the ark.
As sinful man began to multiply many men of means became polygamous (the average man didn’t, because it took wealth to support more than one wife).
Remember Proverbs 3:5-6, which says, "Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.When Paul was laying down qualifications for Elders and Deacons, part of the qualification of their character was that they only had one wife (harking back to God’s command for the king to have but one wife): 1 Tim. So God’s law has always been one wife per man, but He permitted polygamy as he permits divorce; neither is the original intent for marriage.3:2 An overseer, therefore must be above reproach, the husband of one wife... The depiction of plural marriages in the Bible always show marital troubles,which is expected to happen because women are not wired to share their man!She also contributes at Got Questions.org, Blogos.org, and When Catiana is not writing or hanging out with teens, she loves spending time with her two kids, five socially awkward cats, and her amazing friend-amily.