Marriage, Jesus, and the Church

Text: Ephesians 5:22-33 This passage is often used to discuss the roles of husbands and wives. This is certainly taught in this passage. However, these roles are used to illustrate the main point – the relationship between Christ and the church. This lesson will consider what this passage says about the roles of husbands and wives. […]

The Bride of Christ

Text: Ephesians 5:23 The Husband is Head of the Wife (Ephesians 5:22-24) – The church is subject to Christ, receives instruction/guidance from Him The Wife is a Help Meet (Genesis 2:18) – The church must humbly and selflessly work to help advance the cause of Christ Domestic Responsibilities of the Wife (Titus 2:5) – The […]

Christ and the Church

Text: Ephesians 5:22-33 Christ is the Head of the Church Christ Sacrificed His Life for the Church The Church Must Submit to Christ The Church Must Love Christ The Church Must Serve Christ The Church Must be Faithful to Christ

Husbands & Wives

Text: Ephesians 5:22-33 Roles – Ephesians 5:23; 1 Corinthians 11:3 Responsibilities of the Wife to her Husband: Submit – Ephesians 5:22,24 Love – Titus 2:4 Help – Genesis 2:18 Respect – Ephesians 5:33 Responsibilities of the Husband to his Wife: Love – Ephesians 5:25,28,33 Lead – Ephesians 5:23-24 Provide for – 1 Timothy 5:8 Honor […]