Those wild promises made before God

1405153946_b623cb72c0_b

Marriages that are dependent on good feelings fall apart, or at best are in for a stormy time of it.  But marriages that consistently look back to their vows, to those wild promises made before God, and that trust Him to make sense out of them, find a continual source of strength and renewal.

Mike Mason, The Mystery of Marriage.

As so often with Mike Mason, no commentary is needed.  His chapter in this book on the vows of marriage is outstanding.  You can read some of it on Google books if you want to see why you should buy this book.  (And, no, he doesn’t pay me commission – I just really love his work!)

Photo credit

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s