The Kingdom-Driven Family

Building a Home That Serves Christ and His Kingdom

Once, I was joking with my husband about an instance where I had followed through on something he’d forgotten to do. I commented, “Honey, God knew you’d need me. That’s why I’m your wife.” He laughed and I laughed. Then, I got to thinking about what I had just said and realized that, not only …

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Is sexual intimacy in marriage an “unholy” topic, not to be discussed in good company?  Not according Carmon Friedrich, who is ready, willing, and eager to help Christian women learn the Biblical importance of getting this area of marriage right. This podcast interview, with Andrea Schwartz, highlights some of the reasons why this subject is …

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One muggy afternoon in mid-summer, my husband accidentally locked the keys to our maroon Volvo in the car. We weren’t terribly worried, as he had a doctor’s appointment to attend to, giving the locksmith plenty of time to show up. Sure enough, once the doctor visit was over the truck arrived and the locksmith tried …

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That’s the lament of many single Christian women as they survey prospects for a godly husband, one willing and capable of leading them. These are no ordinary women.  They have been raised to be dedicated Christians who look to the law-word of God as their standard for femininity. They embrace their chastity as a deliberate …

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