What the Bible says about Divorce: Mark 10:2-16

I don’t know of any preacher who approaches this text with joy.

Where is the good news in such harsh words about marriage and divorce?  It might be tempting to give a rousing endorsement of the importance of marriage and a stable family home for children, but that is a superficial reading and I am not content with that.  The stakes are high.  I know that even before I rise to preach, the words of the Gospel are ringing in people’s ears and many are feeling guilt, sorrow, or desperation. Continue reading