and rejoice in the wife of your youth,
As a loving deer, and a graceful doe,
"This means that you must be more than simply responsive. You must be active in the sexual relationship. You certainly must delight him in a passive sense, but there is more required to enrapture him...this implies a great rejoicing on the part of both partners... This is not a teaspoonful once a week. It is a picture of a cup overflowing."
"Put your theology into practice...
Don't expect sudden, drastic, changes. our sanctification is a gradual process. But you should see progress as you apply His Word"
"Criticism from the outside should be the result of our godly behavior, not our sinfulness"
"Wives, while your earthly husband is alive, cultivate biblical thinking about this. Good doctrine will be a tremendous help to you in trial. Believing and learning the right things about God are like storing up provisions for a famine. When affliction comes you will have a good store of grace available."