By Rita Dakura, GNA
(U/E), Oct.7, GNA - Bishop Bismark Anafo, Head Pastor of the Calvary Miracle Assembly
(C.M.A) Church in Bolgatanga, has urged Christian women to stay away from
amorous relationships as it was not healthy for their spiritual lives.
He said some
Christian women refused to marry the men they stayed with as partners because
they did not see anything special in them and so had to continue searching for
“Mr Right” for a long time.
said this in a sermon at the Zaare CMA Church, on the theme “You are special in
He urged the
women to desist from staying with men before marriage and regard themselves as
special beings who needed to preserve their dignity.
“You live with
the man, eat together, do everything together, that is a bad start of any Godly
marriage”, he said and urged all unmarried Christian women to abstain from
sexual activities and exhibit self-control until they were married.
Christian women to be careful in choosing life partners, noting that most women
chose men with wealthy background, but not men with the fear of God, which led
to divorces in many marriages
urged them to pray for God’s direction in their lives so that the devil would
not take charge of their homes after marriage.
He called on
all Christian churches to discipline the youth and teach them to avoid social
vices and staying together before marriage, saying young couples who stayed
together before marriage had to be disciplined in church to serve as a
deterrent for others.
urged Parents to encourage their children to build healthy and Godly
relationships and not those that would not bring glory to the Lord.