James 1:5 If any of you lacks , let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him.
This chapter focuses on seeking wisdom, concerning marriage, from the Lord.
Does wisdom pour forth out of the words you speak?
Would one think you wise by your actions?
What if you feel your husband doesn't deserve it? OR You're thinking that you can start seeking God for wisdom once your husband starts living like he's saved?
Think back to the story of queen Esther... beyond ridiculous was her marriage. Of all people, she could have complained the most about her husband, but didn't. What she did do is seek wisdom from the Lord. You can read the book of Esther here.
Psalm 111:10 The fear of the L is the beginning of ;
all those who practice it have a good understanding.
His praise endures forever!
Proverbs 1:2 To know and instruction,to understand words of insight.
Proverbs 1:7 The fear of the L is the beginning of knowledge;fools despise and instruction.
Proverbs 2:6 For the L gives ;from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.
Proverbs 8:11 for is better than jewels,and all that you may desire cannot compare with her.
Proverbs 31:26 She opens her mouth with wisdom,
and the teaching of kindness is on her tongue.
Greek word for wisdom: chokmah- wisely, skillful man, wits
Questions to ponder:
What is the key to understanding our roles as wives?
Where are peace and joy found?
Are you committed to a Christ-centered marriage?