Spouse Selection: Episode 470
Featured musical artist: Ellie Holcomb
Spotting Marriage Material
We all have our lists of what we’d like in a mate, but what are the traits that really promise a better chance at a successful marriage? Couples who have gone the distance know that some qualities are absolutely non-negotiable, and to spot and cultivate them before marriage is your best bet for marital happiness. Our panel talks through the list.
Freedom and Holiness
Guests: Noel Jesse Heikkinen,
As Christians, we say we’re free. We even quote Scripture to prove it. But do we really believe what we say? Why do our lives reflect the opposite — a slavery to guilt and shame, and an endless attempt to earn God’s favor while sinning all the more? Noel Jesse Heikkinen says it’s possible to have freedom in Christ while practicing holiness. How? Here he shares the biblical truths and applications from his book Unchained.
Can I Marry a Baby Christian?
Our listener is dating a new believer, but wonders if that’s wise. Are they unequally yoked? Should she wait to see more fruit in his life before going all in? What should she do with the relationship in the meantime? Lisa Anderson offers advice.