Summary: To show 3 sins of married couples that are prone to.
Are you married? Then stay away from these 3 sins.
II. AUDIENCE PROFILE:
To show 3 sins of married couples that are prone to.
12:10 Now there was a famine in the land, and Abram went down into Egypt to live temporarily, for the famine in the land was oppressive (intense and grievous).
12:11 And when he was about to enter into Egypt, he said to Sarai his wife, I know that you are beautiful to behold.
12:12 So when the Egyptians see you, they will say, This is his wife; and they will kill me, but they will let you live.
12:13 Say, I beg of you, that you are my sister, so that it may go well with me for your sake and my life will be spared because of you.
Praise, worship and thank You very much LORD JESUS, for You have always warned us to guard our married lives with these 3 sins and we're protected from worldliness, fear and lies because of You are the Head of our family in this world and in the worlds to come.
3 sins of married life
A. Author: Moses (commonly accepted)
B. Date written: 1450 - 1410 B.C.
C. Purpose: The book of Origins
D. To whom written: People of Israel
E. Main theme: Man's sin and the initial steps taken for his redemption by a divine covenant made with a chosen race whose early history is here portrayed.—Thompson Chain - Bible Book Outlines
F. Keyword: Beginning
3:15 And I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your offspring and her Offspring; He will bruise and tread your head underfoot, and you will lie in wait and bruise His heel.
VIII. MAIN BODY:
Married life is represented by Abram and Sarai they're still not converted people that have turned into Abraham and Sarah. These 3 sins are proned to be committed by married couples. Stay away and guard against them. You can't say you are strong enough because even the father of faith has committed all of these.
"12:10 Now there was a famine in the land, and Abram went down into Egypt to live temporarily, for the famine in the land was oppressive (intense and grievous)."
31:1 WOE TO those who go down to Egypt for help, who rely on horses and trust in chariots because they are many and in horsemen because they are very strong, but they look not to the Holy One of Israel, nor seek and consult the Lord!
2:15 Do not love or cherish the world or the things that are in the world. If anyone loves the world, love for the Father is not in him.
4:4 You [are like] unfaithful wives [having illicit love affairs with the world and breaking your marriage vow to God]! Do you not know that being the world’s friend is being God’s enemy? So whoever chooses to be a friend of the world takes his stand as an enemy of God.
12:2 Do not be conformed to this world (this age), [fashioned after and adapted to its external, superficial customs], but be transformed (changed) by the [entire] renewal of your mind [by its new ideals and its new attitude], so that you may prove [for yourselves] what is the good and acceptable and perfect will of God, even the thing which is good and acceptable and perfect [in His sight for you].