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1.) The condition of fact of being related; connection or association. 2.) Connection by blood or marriage; kinship. 3.) A particular type of connection existing between people related to or having                 dealings with each other. 4.) A romantic or sexual involvement. You must make room and allow time for one to develop. Patience is a virtue, with regards to the facilitation of a good, satisfying, fulfilling relationship. It requires work, a lot of work, hard work! R-E-L-A-T-I-O-N-S-H-I-P Restoration, Renewal, Reconciliation, Respect, Refuge, Remembering. The Lord nurses them when they are sick and restores them to health. (Psalms 41:3 NLT) Edification, Enjoyment, Esteem, Exalting, Extending. Let us therefore make every effort to do what leads to peace and to mutual edification. (Romans 14:19 NIV) Loving, Language, Light, Lifting, Learning. Most important of all, continue to show deep love for each other, for love covers a multitude of sins. (1 Peter 4:8 NLT) Adoration, Actions, Agreement, Anchor, Ark, Attitude. Take me with you; come, let's run! The king has brought me into his bedroom. How happy we are for you, O king. We praise your love even more than wine. How right they are to adore you. (Song of Songs 1:4 NLT) Thankful, Truthful, Thirsty, Testimony, Treasure, Time. I have not stopped thanking God for you. I pray for you constantly, (Ephesians 1:16 NLT) Inspiring, Inviting, Involved, Intimacy, Important. All Scripture is inspired by God and is useful to teach us what is true and to make us realize what is wrong in our lives. It corrects us when we are wrong and teaches us to do what is right. (2 Timothy 3:16 NLT) Obliging, Observation, Offering, Overcomer, Outstretched, Obedient, (to vows) Owe nothing to anyone-except for your obligation to love one another. If you love your neighbor, you will fulfill the requirements of God's law. (Romans 13:8 NLT) Nurture, Necessary, Needs, Nice, New. I want you to live as free of complications as possible. When you're unmarried, you're free to concentrate on simply pleasing the Master. Marriage involves you in all the nuts and bolts of domestic life and in wanting to please your spouse, leading to so many more demands on your attention. The time and energy that married people spend on caring for and nurturing each other, the unmarried can spend in becoming whole and holy instruments of God. I'm trying to be helpful and make it as easy as possible for you, not make things harder. All I want is for you to be able to develop a way of life in which you can spend plenty of time together with the Master without a lot of distractions. (1 Corinthians 7:32- 35 MSG) Stable, Solid, Strong, Stellar, Shelter, Shield. The answer's simple: Live right, speak the truth, despise exploitation, refuse bribes, reject violence, avoid evil amusements. This is how you raise your standard of living! A safe and stable way to live. A nourishing, satisfying way to live. (Isaiah 33:15, 16 MSG) Humility, Helpful, Honorable, Happy, Hopeful, Heart. HOME-honoring our mates everyday.  Pride first, then the crash, but humility is precursor to honor. (Proverbs 18:12 MSG) Pride lands you flat on your face; humility prepares you for honors. (Proverbs 29:23 MSG) Imitate, Insulate, Increase, Institute, Integrity. Imitate God, therefore, in everything you do, because you are his dear children. Live a life filled with love, following the example of Christ. He loved us and offered himself as a sacrifice for us, a pleasing aroma to God. (Ephesians 5:1, 2 NLT) and if you are pure and live with integrity, he will surely rise up and restore your happy home. (Job 8:6 NLT) Passion, Patience, Perseverance, Protect, Pray, Praise. But if a man thinks that he's treating his fiancée improperly and will inevitably give in to his passion, let him marry her as he wishes. It is not a sin. But if he has decided firmly not to marry and there is no urgency and he can control his passion, he does well not to marry. So the person who marries his fiancée does well, and the person who doesn't marry does even better. (1 Corinthians 7:36-38 NLT) We also take a look at Noah, Boaz and Ruth and Jesus and the Cross and how it relates to us as being enabled to become part of The Family of God, through our Kinsman Redeemer, Jesus and His shed blood upon the cross. Check out the words consanguinity and intercourse, interesting and vitally important words, with regards to our relationship to others our spouse and our Kinsman Redeemer, Jesus Christ.
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