The Spirit of a Wife
Get a Grip on Being a Wife-part 3

Getting a Grip on Your Marriage-part 6

March 14, 2004

Seth Gatchell

Hat #1: His “Priority ”.

Genesis 2:23 The man said, “This is now bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called ’woman,’ for she was taken out of man.”

Hat #1: His “Priority ”.

Genesis 2:24 For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and they will become one flesh.

Hat #1: His “Priority ”.

Genesis 2:25 The man and his wife were both naked, and they felt no shame.

Hat #1: His “Priority ”.

Key question: Is his face at the top   of your totem pole?

Hat #2: His “Helper ”.

Genesis 2:18 The Lord God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him

He tends to take ownership when he

· Feels he is   important     to you.

· Feels what he            is important to you

· Feels                      to be a part.

Hat #3: His “Responder ”.

Hat #3: His “Responder ”.

Proverbs 13:3 He who guards his lips guards his soul, but he who speaks rashly will come to ruin.

Hat #3: His “Responder ”.

Proverbs 27:15 A quarrelsome wife is like constant dripping on a rainy day; restraining her is like restraining the wind or grasping oil with the hand.

Hat #3: His “Responder ”.

Proverbs 27:15 A quarrelsome wife is like constant dripping on a rainy day; restraining her is like restraining the wind or grasping oil with the hand.

Hat #3: His “Responder ”.

1 Kings 21:7 Jezebel said, “Is this how you act as king over Israel?”

Hat #3: His “Responder ”.

Proverbs 31:11 Her husband has full confidence in her and lacks nothing of value.

Hat #3: His “Responder ”.

1 Kings 21:7 … “Get up and eat! Cheer up. I’ll get you the vineyard of Naboth the Jezreelite.”

Hat #4: His “Princess ”.

Genesis 17:15-16 God also said to Abraham, “As for Sarai your wife, you are no longer to call her ‘Sarai’; her name will be ‘Sarah’.”

“Sarai” - 

“Sarah” -

Hat #4: His “Princess ”.

Heb. 11:11 By faith Sarah …received power to conceive, even when she was past the age, since she considered Him faithful who had promised.

Hat #4: His “Princess ”.

Deep, rich inner beauty begins with a personal encounter with God that begins to transform a woman’s heart to believe that Someone sees her as a   princess                 . She is already loved and a person of great value. Who she is  grows in beauty!

Hat #4: His “Princess ”.

key questions: Do you see yourself as a princess? Does  he  ?