Affair-Proofing Your Marriage

by Mark Broyles via Biblical Insights, Vol. 7, No. 1, January 2007 The prevalence of infidelity in marriage is staggering. If it was only a problem in the lives of those apart from God it would still be discouraging, but the truth is that the amount of marriages among our brethren that have been rocked by…

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Can Christians practice birth control?

Question: I am pleased with the quality of the material I read here. I worship with a church of Christ. I have a question: Can Christians practice birth control? Which method do you recommend? I need urgent answers. Answer: I’m assuming you are married. If you are not the only acceptable practice is to abstain…

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My marriage for a few months is a disaster. What should I do?

Question: Hi there. I got married several months ago. The night before my marriage was a complete disaster. My husband had too much to drink and he fought with me in front of other people. I felt humiliated but thought it was only wedding stress. Long story short, the wedding and the honeymoon were terrible…

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How do I handle my verbally abusive husband?

Question: I have been married for several years and about the same time, I became a member of the Lord’s church. I am in a situation where I am not sure what to do as a Christian. The whole time I have been a Christian I have fallen many times, but every time I try…

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Why can’t we get pregnant?

Question: I have been married for seven years, but we don’t have any children. My wife has no problem; I mean she is fine. I had my sperm tested and a doctor told me that my sperm count is 45 million and active sperm are 30%. Our sex life is good. Can you help me…

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