A Place to Belong!

The Importance and Form of Family

We need to recognize the biblical importance of marriage and family.

Three contexts to understand biblical passages related to family.

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We need to recognize the biblical form of marriage and family.

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    Genesis 2:24
    That is why a man leaves his father and mother and is united to his wife, and they become one flesh.

    Matthew 19:8
    Jesus replied, “Moses permitted you to divorce your wives because your hearts were hard. But it was not this way from the beginning.

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    Matthew 19:1-2
    When Jesus had finished saying these things, he left Galilee and went into the region of Judea to the other side of the Jordan. Large crowds followed him, and he healed them there.

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    Exodus 20:12
    Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land the Lord your God is giving you.

    Deuteronomy 6:7
    Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up.