Gospel-Centered Love in Marriage
Russell Moore has written a piece talking about the recent statement that Pat Robertson said regarding a spouse with alheizmers. I do not want to focus so much on what Robertson said as much as what Moore writes regarding marriage. What Moore presents is an encouraging and challenging focus on the gospel and how it shapes our view of true love in marriage.
It’s easy to teach couples to put the “spark” back in their marriages, to put the “sizzle” back in their sex lives. You can still worship the self and want all that. But that’s not what love is. Love is fidelity with a cross on your back. Love is drowning in your own blood. Love is screaming, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me.”
You can read the entire article at Christianity Today’s website.