Divorce and Remarriage

 

Mark 10:1-12

Divorce was never part of God’s ORIGINAL  design

  • 4 common positions on Divorce and Remarriage
    • Divorce is never permitted
    • Divorce is permitted for adultery only, but remarriage is not allowed
    • Divorce is permitted for adultery and abandonment of an unbelieving spouse, but remarriage is not allowed
    • Divorce is permitted for adultery and abandonment, and remarriage is allowed for the innocent spouse only

Situations that ALLOW for divorce and REMARRIAGE

  • Pastor Matt’s thoughts
  • Divorce should always be the very LAST option
  • Divorce is not the UNFORGIVABLE sin  1 John 1:9-10
  • If you have been divorced and remarrried, WORK to make your current marriage one that honors and glorifies God.