Category Archives: Marriage and the home

Exhortations To Husbands

Read Matthew 19:4–8. Leave father and mother. By going to a home of his own. By accepting the responsibility as head of his home. Like a New Testament congregation, a home is an auton­omous institution. Cleave to his wife. In true devotion. As … Continue reading

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All This for a “Dollar an Hour”

The government recently calculated the cost of raising a child from birth to 18 and came up with $160,140 for a middle-income family. Talk about sticker shock! That doesn’t even touch college tuition. But $160,140 isn’t so bad if you … Continue reading

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No Charge

Our little boy came up to his mother and handed her a piece of paper. After his mom dried her hands on an apron, she read the following: For cutting the grass: $5.00 For cleaning up my room: $1.00 For … Continue reading

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