Jolene Engle is one of the first bloggers I have met face to face. She is sweet, compassionate, and a strong woman of God. Today I have the honor of featuring her as a guest! She has brought a great topic to discuss, challenging us wives whether we treat our husbands like his mother or his lover. If this is something you struggle with please share in the comments below!
The need to control. That’s what we do as wives.
It’s our flesh seeping out and if we can’t get it under control, then our marital oneness will start to erode.
“And you will desire to control your husband, but he will rule over you.” Genesis 3:16 (NLT)
Here’s what mothering our men looks like:
We tell him he doesn’t know how to parent, how to handle finances, how to lead the family, or even how to buy groceries! Don’t believe me on this? Take a look around at our society and you’ll see how we’re being conditioned by the world as they tell us that men are a bunch of idiots, completely incompetent to handle even the smallest tasks.
Can you just let things go and enjoy the man you married? Read Full Article