What My Kids See In My Marriage | Part 2

What My Kids See In My Marriage | Part 2

Jan 03

What Impacts Our View of Marriage

There are four major places that can influence how we see marriage. The first is the culture around us. For this next generation that may seem a bit grim as we look around at the divorce rates and the state of the marriage in our culture today. Another area that culture impacts is the cultural roles which we have been exposed to. Our personal view is the next thing that impacts how we go into marriage. How have dating relationships or interactions with the opposite sex shaped the way we come into marriage? Another major area, and the reason for this week’s topic is the familial impact on our marriage. We spend 18 or so years observing how our parents and grandparents live out their marriages. This plays a major role in our view of how marriage should be. Finally, God has set before us some how to’s for living out marriage and what Love should look like. We should make sure that regardless of what else has impacted our view of marriage, we are going to the creator of marriage to see His plan and design.

 

For more on this topic listen to today’s podcast.