This topic is a bit on the fringes of sex within marriage, but it’s one that gets brought up a lot, particularly in the discussions about spouses that refuse to have sex, or has had an affair, or is addicted to porn. Is there a point where you can say “This marriage isn’t performing the way it should, it’s time to end it?” →']);" class="more-link">Continue reading
I’m seeing a growing trend in Christianity regarding divorce. I’m not talking about the growing trend of Christians having divorces, which I’m seeing conflicting data on. I’m talking about the growing trend of Christians supporting divorces. I’m seeing more and more often that Christians are suggesting divorce as an option. To me, this is just appalling. Growing up, I don’t think I ever heard anyone talk about divorce in any light. It was something talked about in whispers in very small groups and always as a disdainful practice. Now, I’m not suggesting we should go back to not talking about it. I’m in favor of communication. However, I am not in favor of this growing trend of thinking divorce is OK.