God’s Math

I’m preparing for a wedding this weekend, and I love God’s math that shows up in the marriage relationship. Very simply it looks like this:

1 + 1 = 1

One man + One woman = One marriage.

God said, “Let the husband and wife be joined together. And the two will become one flesh.”

A husband can have his oneness—his uniqueness—enhanced by his wife. So too can a wife have her oneness—her uniqueness—beautified by her husband.

This is why God is for healthy marriages: It gives us a better picture of the oneness that we can have with Jesus Christ. He brings out the oneness—the uniqueness—in all of His followers.

I love it!

2 Responses to “God’s Math”

  1. seeker Says:

    I totally agree with you Craig, we see YAH’s maths throughout the scripture e.g. He is the bridegroom and His faithful are the bride we are destined to be united with Him. Also the father and the son are again one complete whole. The maths of God are not linked to physical science, we don’t have to understand it or even agree with it for it to be the truth.

    Remain anointed


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