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If you’re a believer in Christ, a follower of Jesus Christ, I want to unpack how Jesus saw singleness, and specifically that he thought there were three types of singles. “For there are eunuchs who have been so from birth, and there are eunuchs who have been made eunuchs by men, and there are eunuchs who have made themselves eunuchs for the sake of the kingdom of heaven.Then from there I want to talk about singleness as a gift, because I think that idea, the gift of singleness, is often the butt of jokes and not really understood in its biblical framework. Let the one who is able to receive this receive it.” Jesus here lays out three ways of being celibate.Finally, a completely free BOYERS VILLAGE DATING SITE that you can use from your mobile!Our Flower Mound campus asked its members what theological and cultural topics they wanted to hear more about, and we're looking at them through the lenses of Scripture this summer. I want to start by saying the real purpose of our time together today, the purpose of this sermon, is to reorient our hearts, as marrieds and as singles, around what the Word of God has to say about singleness.What struck me as I was preparing this is, if you are a single man or single woman, how often you must feel ostracized or out of the story here in our church that’s so family-centric.
In his first sentence, “For there are eunuchs who have been so from birth…” I’ll call this .
What I have in mind here and what I think is in view here is those who, from birth, will not pursue a sexual relationship with another, either because of a defect or maybe even they are asexual or maybe even, if you’ll indulge me here, they struggle with same-sex attraction and, therefore, will be celibate by birth.
Now what I’m not trying to concede is that there is any evidence, when all is said and done, to support that we are born that way, although, as Christians, even if science were to somehow prove one day that you born that way, you can be born with all sorts of bents toward what is sinful and not be allowed to indulge in those bents. No.” So the first category of single would be celibates from birth.
If you’re a discouraged single, I have to believe that every time those illustrations are used you feel more isolated and more out of step, more discouraged in your relationship with the Lord.
This sermon in some way is me repenting of that and wanting to say I want to get better at that, encouraging you and helping you to live out of your singleness and not always having to do those mental gymnastics. It seems that, in general, singles are viewed by themselves as well as others as lacking something.
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What happens is in your younger single days, as your friends start to get married, your married friends then try to hook you up with their other single friends in the hope that you would find your spouse.