Daily Archives: June 19, 2005


Husband to Wife

This entry is part 2 of 10 in the series Five Functions of a Faithful Family

<Video Segment “The Perfects” is a nauseating spoof on the perfect family. (You can preview it here )) I don’t know what your view of perfect family life is like.  Some of you might like something like that clip, though I doubt it.  I’m tempted to do a survey this morning.  Kids how many of you did the dishes or at least cleared the table for mom?  And how many of you were so far ahead of schedule today that no-body was yelling at anyone else? It’s kind of a sad commentary isn’t it?  I’m not convinced that “The Perfects” reflect the true ideal family.  But it does highlight some misconceptions and get us into the mode of thinking about what a perfect family looks like. If we follow the trail established for us last week in which the Godhead is the MODEL for a faithful family we really ought to start this week with the Man of the house.  (Especially since this is father’s day. So if we follow the trail established for us: God the Father is the head of Christ and Christ is the head of the husband, so that is where we’ll begin: with the Husband and Father.  Of course that doesn’t mean that only the married […]