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What Happy Couples Do: Prioritize

What Happy Couples Do


Acts 18:24-26 & 1 Thessalonians 5:8-11



Priscilla and Aquila:  A biblical picture of a Christ-centered marriage. (Acts 18:24-26)



How to build a biblical marriage: (1 Thessalonians 5:8-11)        


  • You move from contract to covenant. (1 Thessalonians 5:9)


  1. Place your boundaries and prioritize each other.


Illus: We prioritize what we value.


  • You move from happy-seeking to gospel-centered. (1Thessalonians 5:10)


  1. Prioritize Christ-likeness as your foundation.


  • You move from tearing down to building up. (1 Thessalonians 5:11)


  1. Prioritize speaking into the blessing of one another.


Illus:  You’re in the same boat.


Final thought:  You can build a Christ-centered marriage by prioritizing the truth of the Gospel. 

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