Presentation on theme: "Re-Inventing the Family Series Wife, Submit To Your Husband"— Presentation transcript:
1 Re-Inventing the Family Series Wife, Submit To Your Husband Ephesians 5:22-24;1Peter 3:1-6
2 Wife Submit To Your Husband LADIES, THIS IS NOT A SUGGESTION BUT A COMMAND FROM THE LORD!
3 Wife Submit To Your Husband Define Submission:Microsoft Dictionary -The act of submitting to the power of another or the state of being submissive, compliant, Meekness.Greek Dictionary -The word submission is an “present imperative” which is a command to do something and involves continuous or repeated action.Submission to conform to some standard as a means of demonstrating its purpose-to obey. Heb. 13:17; 2 Cor.9:13 ref.Note: Remember Restoration is taking something damaged and restoring it to a better conditionReinventing is to recast something familiar or old into a different form.
4 Wife Submit To Your Husband Look at your husband the way that God doesWe are to reverence our husband which is to *respect him *defer*revere him *honor*esteem *appreciate*prize *to adore him (in a human sense)*admire him *praise*be devoted to *deeply love*enjoy himSubmission is effective according to God’s Word and it works.
5 Wife Submit To Your Husband The Amplified Bible starts off saying…However, let each man of you without exception love his wife as being in a sense his very own self( Eph. 5:33; 1 Peter 3:2)He who loves his wife loves himself(Eph 5:28)
6 Wife Submit To Your Husband Husband & Wife (both) can leadBut God tells the wife to give up her “option to lead” and become a “follower”.Two heads create a disaster and confusionDoes this mean the husband can do anything he wants… NO.
7 Wife Submit To Your Husband Why is submission important to a family?It allows God to bring out the best in both the husband and the wife.The purpose of submission is to bring order in the family.As each person takes their divine appointed position, then the home will come to a rest.
8 Wife Submit To Your Husband God in his wisdom designed the nature of the man and the woman in accordance with his order.God make man- Gen 1:26God make him a help Mate - Gen 2:18, 21-24Adam formed first- 1 Tim 2:13The woman came from the man God ordered-1Cor 11:8-9