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Moments with You Couples Devotional 6/18

  • 2019 Jun 18

Day 18: The “D” Word

So they are no longer two but one flesh. What therefore God has joined together, let not man separate.
—Matthew 19:6

Divorce, though culturally acceptable and even sometimes encouraged, isn’t the easy out it’s often presented to be. God initiated marriage, and divorce wasn’t part of His plan. In the midst of turmoil, trying again with someone else may sound like the best move. But divorce is not simple, not comforting, and not convenient.

Toss the “D” word from your vocabulary. Don’t hold the threat of it against each other. Instead, pray together that God would protect you from believing the enemy’s lies that divorce could ever fix things.

Praying together for our marriage

He prays: Ask God to protect your marriage from stray thoughts of divorce and to give you a lifelong commitment to each other.

She prays: Ask God to give you both an understanding and forgiving heart, knowing that your marriage will need these sometimes.

Going Deeper:

Oneness Prayer Video - Walking Prayer

**Note source video:  https://vimeo.com/132840728


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