Til Death Do Us Part

MATTHEW 5:31-32

KEY THOUGHT: Righteousness in the Kingdom determines how we handle the gift of marriage.
I. WHAT IS THE MEANING OF ____________?-( Matthew 19:4-7, Ephesians 5:22-33, Genesis 2:24-25).

“Haven’t you read… that at the beginning the Creator ‘made them male and female’… ‘For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh.’”

A.  Marriage is about a ____________ relationship between a man and a woman.
B.  Marriage has both a ____________ role in life and a ____________ place in civilization.

C. Marriage is a picture of Christ’s ________ for His Church.

II. WHAT ABOUT THE ISSUE OF ________________?-(32)
“But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery . . .”
A. ____________ _______________ is a potential reason for divorce.
B.  Divorce is permitted by Scripture, but not ___________________.

III. WHAT ABOUT THE ISSUE OF ________________?-(32)
“. . . and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery.”


SPEAKER Dr. Phillip Dunn
SERMON SERIES The Sermon on the Mount