” We must read the Bible and teach it to our children.
I tried to point out that we’ve turned the question about the transfer of responsibility from the father to the groom during the wedding ceremony into a pointless tradition.
I pointed out that before we stand before a minister and answer that question, we must be involved in the process and shepherd our children through a gospel lens.
Before that, finding a mate was done in a much more controlled and tame manner – even outside of the church among unbelievers.
I preached from Genesis 2 and outlined the way God created Eve and presented her to Adam as his wife.
Sermon #3 – Pastor David Crowe David took Matthew 19:4-6 as his main text – although he referenced Genesis 2 and other supporting texts.