Get Through the Storms of Life - Free eBook
<< Grace Moments Devotions

Grace Moments Devotions - September 11, 2017

  • 2017 Sep 11

September 11

Sex isn’t a weapon

Marriage opens the door to a richness in life that single people don’t experience. Marriage can also trap you in a world of pain. When you’re dating and the relationship is getting unpleasant, you just don’t call for a while. When you live together, there’s nowhere to hide.

When you’re married, you are totally vulnerable—open 24/7 to attack from your mate, who knows all your owies and buttons to push. There are many ways to “punish” your spouse and “teach him a lesson”: verbal belittling, temper displays, or the silent treatment.

And then there’s the nuclear option: Don’t touch me. The Designer of marriage knew that under stress married people would reach too quickly for that weapon: “The husband should fulfill his marital duty to his wife, and likewise the wife to her husband. The wife’s body does not belong to her alone but also to her husband. In the same way, the husband’s body does not belong to him alone but also to his wife. Do not deprive each other except by mutual consent and for a time, so that you may devote yourselves to prayer (1 Corinthians 7:3-5).


Find the hope you need to start moving forward again!

Every single one of us can relate to times in life when we need hope to persevere. And in our brand-new book, Where Do I Go From Here? you’ll discover how the Bible says you can navigate and move forward from the trials you face in life.

Where Do I Go From Here?is a candid and empowering book that profiles the power of perseverance through the lens of Scripture. And as you read it, you’ll be reminded of the truth that regardless of your circumstance, you have a way out. Because in Jesus, you have a hope and a future!

We’ll send you Where Do I Go From Here? to thank you for your gift today to help reach more people with the timeless truths of God’s Word. Just request yours when you give.

Thank you for your generous support! Request your copy!

For more from Time of Grace visit them at

More Grace Moments Devotions Articles