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Why Did God Choose Mary?

“And the angel came in unto her, and said, Hail, thou that art highly favoured, the Lord is with thee: blessed art thou among women,” —Luke 1:28.  “And the angel said unto her, Fear not, Mary: for thou hast found favour with God,” —Luke 1:30.  Of all the many thousands of young Jewish women God could have chosen, why did …

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Are You Opinionated?

Are You Opinionated?

Opinions—good or bad, should we have them?  What is an opinion?  According to Webster’s Encyclopedic Unabridged Dictionary, there are several definitions.  The first is “a belief or judgment that rests on grounds insufficient to produce certainty.”  Hmmm.  Opinions are not facts, just beliefs about what we think is so.  Very interesting.  The next definition is, “a …

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Developing a Quiet Spirit, Part 3

There are so many things to teach our daughters in order to prepare them to be helpmeets.  It is easy to teach a home economics course, and prepare girls to be good keepers at home.  However, all keepers at home are not necessarily helpmeets; whereas helpmeets will always be good keepers at home.  What makes a good helpmeet?  We’ve talked …

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Developing a Quiet Spirit, Part 1

“It is better to dwell in a corner of a housetop, than with a brawling woman in a wide house,” —Proverbs 21:9
“It is better to dwell in the wilderness, than with a contentious and an angry woman,” — Proverbs 21:19

How disappointing it would be to be married to a loud woman!  What is a loud woman?  Is she …

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