How (Not) To Propose Like God

Pumped to have a post up this morning at Love and Respect Now, where the amazing Joy Eggerichs resides! Here's a preview:

Getting ready to pop the question? Want to do it in a “godly” way? Well, maybe we can learn something from the way God proposes.

The cross is God’s marriage proposal to the world: where the Groom bends down on one knee and invites us to become the Bride, to turn from our independence and autonomy, and enter into intimate communion with the very life of God.

What I find interesting, however, are the ways God doesn’t propose. I would suggest if you want to find the best way to ask the love of your life to be with you forever, we can start by observing four ways God’s doesn’t pop the question (though many people seem to think he does) . . . to learn what not to do.

Four Ways Not To Propose

Please, for the love of God (literally), don’t propose like this . . .

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Author: "The Skeletons in God's Closet." Pastor: Imago Dei Community. Husband, Father, Foster Parent.

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