Wisdom for the church from a brother now in glory

Patreon About 14 years ago, I received the following reply in response to an article that I had written (The Christian Life is Like a Box of Chocolate?) It touched me and I contacted the gentleman and asked permission to quote him. It was graciously granted. We became good friends and eventually he and his wife came to visit our family. He entered glory a few years back. I’m sharing …

It doesn’t matter if he’s a cute guy

Look for a man who truly loves God, His Word, and His church. If your man loves the Lord and His Word, if he is obedient to the Lord, he will most assuredly love you. This kind of man will treat you well. He’ll do whatever it takes to bring in funds sufficient in order to provide for you and the children. He’ll want to make you laugh and bring you joy. He’ll tell you the truth about yourself rather than putting you on a pedestal from which you can easily fall.