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4. Manipur—(Looking for a) Life Partner

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Being godly and yet desiring to be married can be quiet a battle. These simple notes introduce a few ideas of how a young person might approach this arduous enterprise.

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4. Manipur—(Looking for a) Life Partner

  1. 1. CHOOSING A LIFE PARTNER
  2. 2. LOOKING FOR THE ONE
  3. 3. MOST COMMON ADVICE: WAIT
  4. 4. MOST COMMON ADVICE: WAIT
  5. 5. WHAT CAN I DO?
  6. 6. HOW TO GET READY
  7. 7. What Richard thinks is VITAL
  8. 8. FAST AND PRAY
  9. 9. FASTING SHARPENS OUR PRAYER AND MAKES US MORE PASSIONATE, IT CREATES GREATER URGENCY WITHIN US.
  10. 10. FASTING SHARPENS OUR PRAYER AND MAKES US MORE PASSIONATE, IT CREATES GREATER URGENCY WITHIN US.
  11. 11. FASTING CAN BE IN VAIN — IS YOUR HEART HARDENED?
  12. 12. CLOSE THE DOOR
  13. 13. GIVE 100%
  14. 14. GIVE 100%
  15. 15. IF YOU CHOOSE TO DATE DO IT IN COMMUNITY
  16. 16. IF YOU CHOOSE TO DATE DO IT IN COMMUNITY
  17. 17. DON’T AWAKEN (CHASE) LOVE
  18. 18. I ADJURE YOU, O DAUGHTERS OF JERUSALEM… THAT YOU NOT STIR UP OR AWAKEN LOVE UNTIL IT PLEASES.
  19. 19. WAIT FOR GOD TO DO IT!
  20. 20. A FEW GENERAL POINTS
  21. 21. DEVOTE YOURSELF TO JESUS
  22. 22. ARE YOU GROWING IN CHRIST?
  23. 23. JOHN 15:16 16 YOU DID NOT CHOOSE ME, BUT I CHOSE YOU AND APPOINTED YOU SO THAT YOU MIGHT GO AND BEAR FRUIT
  24. 24. —AND SO THAT WHATEVER YOU ASK IN MY NAME THE FATHER WILL GIVE YOU.
  25. 25. DOES THIS PERSON TRULY LOVE JESUS?
  26. 26. PSALM 37:4
  27. 27. TAKE DELIGHT IN THE LORD,     AND HE WILL GIVE YOU THE DESIRES OF YOUR HEART.
  28. 28. FAST AND PRAY
  29. 29. DON’T HAVE STUPID IDEAS
  30. 30. HAVE HIGH MORAL STANDARDS
  31. 31. 14 DO NOT BE UNEQUALLY YOKED WITH UNBELIEVERS. FOR WHAT PARTNERSHIP HAS RIGHTEOUSNESS WITH LAWLESSNESS? OR WHAT FELLOWSHIP HAS LIGHT WITH DARKNESS?
  32. 32. WORK TO THE GLORY OF GOD
  33. 33. 23 Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men, 24 knowing that from the Lord you will receive the inheritance as your reward.
  34. 34. 17 And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.
  35. 35. Develops: forward thinking, planning, diligence, hard work, self-esteem, confidence and attractiveness.
  36. 36. TAKE WEAKNESSES SERIOUSLY
  37. 37. GROW AS YOU
  38. 38. ASK MARRIED PEOPLE ABOUT MARRIAGE
  39. 39. FAST AND PRAY
  40. 40. WHO SHOULD I AVOID?
  41. 41. UNBELIEVERS
  42. 42. LIARS
  43. 43. PLAYBOY/GIRL
  44. 44. ADDICTS
  45. 45. PEOPLE WHO DON’T WORK HARD
  46. 46. NARCISSIST
  47. 47. ABUSIVE PEOPLE
  48. 48. BABIES
  49. 49. CONTROLLERS
  50. 50. IF YOU ARE A CHILD OF GOD, DON’T SELL YOUR SPIRITUAL BIRTHRIGHT BY MARRYING SOMEONE WHO DOESN’T DESERVE YOU.
  51. 51. WAIT FOR SOMEONE WHO LOVES JESUS

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