“For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.” (Romans 6:23, ESV)

13/09/2015 – Morning Service: The Gospel Mystery of Marriage, Part VIII – Bone of his bones, and flesh of his flesh

Bible Readings:

Genesis 2:4 – 25, Matthew 22:1 – 14

Sermon Outline:

Ephesians 5:30–32 (NKJV)

30 For we are members of His body, of His flesh and of His bones. 31For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh.” 32 This is a great mystery, but I speak concerning Christ and the church.

I  The first marriage.

Genesis 2:18 (NKJV)

18 And the Lord God said, “It is not good that man should be alone; I will make him a helper comparable to him.”

Genesis 2:21–22 (NKJV)

21 And the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall on Adam, and he slept; and He took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh in its place. 22 Then the rib which the Lord God had taken from man He made into a woman, and He brought her to the man.

II  The Spiritual marriage.

III How do we become part of the body of Christ.