Youth bible study lesson on dating
Edward and Angie Smith were high school sweethearts.
They met when they were freshmen and started dating their senior year. Of course, the couple didn't want to be separated, so Angie traveled with him as much as possible.
We should diligently study and plan our education to prepare for a career that not only makes use of our talents, interests and skills, but will help support our future family.
We should learn the value of being a valuable employee.
1 Timothy 5:8 But if anyone does not provide for his own, and especially for those of his household, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.
God's way of life is a way of planning and preparation.
Chances are you will be handled in much the same way." Ed Smith summed up his secrets of true love with these Cs: "Commitment, communication, cooperation and compromise for the mutual care and concern of one another is most vital.
Planning and doing things together is very necessary.
Having to leave my bride of just over a year behind, while serving in the military at the Nuremberg Trials in Germany, was a sad time." Finding a job just after World War II was not easy either, and there was very little pay in those days.
Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church and gave Himself for her...
So husbands ought to love their own wives as their own bodies; he who loves his wife loves himself...
Nevertheless let each one of you in particular so love his own wife as himself, and let the wife see that she respects her husband.
1 Peter 3:1-2, 5-7 Wives, likewise, be submissive to your own husbands, that even if some do not obey the word, they, without a word, may be won by the conduct of their wives, when they observe your chaste conduct accompanied by fear...