In today’s day and age we want visuals. Smartphones, smartwatches, advertisements while you fill up your gas tank, and adds while you shop at Wall-Mart.
This view of marriage is a huge problem. The divorce rate in the US is a shameful 50% of marriages ending in divorce and that number doesn’t change much with Christians according to surveys (although those surveys made no inquiries to see how dedicated those Christians were in their faith). That means for every two marriages a day there is one divorce. This simply needs to change. We are in dire need of change to what marriage looks like in order to bring more healthy, lasting marriages that contribute to strong faithful relationships both in the marriage itself and outside.
That being said this idea that we should marry someone for love has frankly got to go.
I gave this talk over a year ago and I hadn’t put it up on YouTube till now but I think this still gives a
This is the last installment on an introduction to apologetics series I did at Clearwater Church. You may access the whole series at my Youtube
I wish to propose that with all of this in mind we must make a similar distinction between someone’s age and youth as we do with someone’s sex and gender
This previous semester we had the privilege of having Father Evan Amaritas from Saint Spyridon Church come and speak to us about Orthodox Christianity. He