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Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Thursday 12 October 2017 1 Peter 3:1-7 Wives, in the same way submit yourselves to your own husbands so that, if any of them do not believe the word, they may be won over without words by the behaviour of their wives,when they see the purity and reverence of your lives. Your beauty should not come from outward adornment, such as e [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Wednesday 11 October 2017 Ephesians 5:21-33 Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ. Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands as you do to the Lord. For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church, his body, of which he is the Saviour. Now as the church submits to Christ, so also wives sh [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Tuesday 10 October 2017 The book of Proverbs is full of words of wisdom on the subject of marriage. Proverbs 5:1-23 and Proverbs 6:20-7:27 contain warnings to men to avoid committing adultery. There are also several one-verse proverbs that make observations about married life. But today we are going to look at the final verses of [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Monday 9 October 2017 Genesis 1:26-27 Then God said, ‘Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures that move along the ground.’ So God created mankind in his own image, in the image [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Tomorrow we continue our relationship series by focusing on marriage The Bible says a lot about marriage and in Ephesians 5 we read about marriage in the context of submission. Take a read of Ephesians 5:21-33 Spirit-Guided Relationships: Wives and Husbands 21 And further, submit to one another out of reverence for Christ. 22 For w [...]

Sawyers Church Daily Devotions

Hebrews 13 Keep on loving each other as brothers and sisters. 2 Don’t forget to show hospitality to strangers, for some who have done this have entertained angels without realizing it! 3 Remember those in prison, as if you were there yourself. Remember also those being mistreated, as if you felt their pain in your own bodies. 4 Giv [...]