Friday Matters
Everyday Twilight

“Fine,” I said.  “I’ll read the Twilight books.”  And so I tried and got through book one because all my tween Sunday school girls had read them. But as I read I’m thinking, “Whatcha doing Bella?” Edward is a vampire; he’s cold and there’s no future for you because even you become a vampire you’ll lose your soul too. It’s hard not to see the spiritual parallel here and wonder why a believer chooses to marry a nonbeliever.  Feelings of love are so strong but the only love that lasts forever is God’s love for eternity.

The Bible tells us in 2 Corinthians; “Don't become partners with those who reject God. How can you make a partnership out of right and wrong? That's not partnership; that's war. Is light best friends with dark?”  Pretty intense advice, will you take it? The best advice Bella coulda received is the same advice my husband tells our four sons, “Let God choose your wife because only He knows the heart…everyday.

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