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Interview: Jay-Z and New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet in Conversation

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Rapper and mogul Jay-Z sat down with Dean Baquet, Executive Director of the New York Times, for an intimate conversation about rap, therapy, marriage, politics and being a black man in Trump’s America. This is probably Jay-Z’s most introspective, transparent and mature interview yet and he hasn’t done many but …

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Do You Show Your Husband an Abundance of Grace?

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Grace is obviously a form of kindness because it’s often undeserved or simply extended as a courtesy. God dishes massive amounts of grace through His Son, drawing us to Him. Grace provides wiggle room to learn, opportunity to grow, and a safe place to become a better human being. I …

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4 Tips for Being a Better Husband

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I often evaluate how well I measure up as a husband, and several years ago I came across Exodus 19:5 which tells us that we are God’s treasured possession. The way this scripture helps me is not by applying this to myself, but to my wife. The bible says, “He …

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Should We Marry for Love or Money?

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I’ve heard various opinions on whether people should marry for love or money. But what does this really mean when we say “marry for love” and “marry for money”? Here’s what the Bible says about love according to 1 Corinthians 13:4-8: Love suffers long and is kind;  love does not envy; love …

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Why I Didn’t Marry for Love

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  I have a confession y’all…and this confession is going to rock some of y’all’s minds and roll some heads. Ready for it? Of course you are! In fact, your teacup is probably already out by now! So here goes — I didn’t marry my husband because I love him. …

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The Biblical Roles of Husband and Wife Model How Our Relationship with Christ Should Be

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It’s compelling how the unity between a husband and wife serves as a perfect model for how our relationship with Christ should be. Quite often in the scriptures we read about the church being called the bride and Jesus being called the bridegroom. Why would the Lord use marriage as …

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Do You Truly Understand the Responsibilities and Burdens Your Spouse Carries?

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In my previous article I discussed the position of women according to the Word of God in terms of her being commanded to be in subjection and in obedience to man, and how for many, in their sinful minds, they see this command as being oppressive and chauvinistic. But when …

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Are Women Really to Submit to Their Husbands?

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You know the saying, “Women are from Venus, men are from Mars”? The idea is that we’re coming from two different places and don’t understand each other. There’s some underlying truth there but I believe we’re so alike that it’s scary. Our sisters sometimes feel we don’t understand, appreciate or respect …

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