Domestic Abuse in Marriage

Domestic abuse is an age old problem of sin and criminality that continues to occur. Though my ministry is to women, I am sensitive to the fact that in marriage, abuse is committed by both spouses. Husbands abuse wives and wives abuse husbands.

Domestic Abuse in Marriage

Domestic Abuse by Christian Men and Contributing Factors within Christianity

This article takes a quick look at the likelihood of Christian men to commit domestic abuse. It also looks at factors within Christianity that some see as catalysts for abuse to occur and continue. It references two off-site articles that I recommend

Domestic Abuse by Christian Men and Contributing Factors within Christianity

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The grass withers, the flower fades,
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From the Blog

Book Review: Timothy Keller’s book, <i>Prayer</i>

Book Review: Timothy Keller’s book, Prayer

I was happily working on my (long promised) series on the deity of Christ when something came into my inbox that could not be ignored. It was brought to my attention that a ladies’ ministry group, to which I have connections, was going to be drawing from Timothy Keller’s book Prayer: Experiencing Awe and Intimacy with God for a day of prayer event. I picked up his book and ended up writing a review.

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Picking out a new Bible or curious about different translation types?

Picking out a new Bible or curious about different translation types?

Visit the latest new page in Bible Notes on Chapter 3 Ministries: Bible translations: Comparison charts. There you will find a collection of charts to help you make your decision about a new Bible. There is also information about different translation types.

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7 Ways to Prevent Loneliness in Your Husband

7 Ways to Prevent Loneliness in Your Husband

A fundamental way to love your husband is to be there for him. There is much that can be done to give our time and attention and keep our men from feeling alone. Some are small things. Some are big. Here are seven things that could help.

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One Greek word (kephale) and its relevance to your marriage

One Greek word (kephale) and its relevance to your marriage

“The husband is the head of the wife.” That is a sentence that can evoke strong reactions, especially today. What does it mean that the husband is the head of the wife? How one interprets this verse and other related verses can have significant impact on ones ideas about marriage.

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Studying the Doctrine of Justification

Studying the Doctrine of Justification

Have you ever had the opportunity to study the doctrine of justification before either at church or on your own? If not, I would like to encourage you to learn more about it. It can lead to deeper joy as you come to understand the gospel better, and it can be a part of being ready to give a defense for the hope that is in you. (1 Peter 3:15)

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Teaching Your Children To Be Apologists

Teaching Your Children To Be Apologists

You don’t have to hold off raising apologists until you have achieved some level of “apologista” yourself. Start right away with what you do know. Below are some suggestions that can help shape your children into apologists.

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Sharon Lareau

Founder of Chapter 3 Ministries
Ministering in the spirit of Titus 2:3-5 and encouraging women to contend for the faith.