Wives Influential in Virtuously Embracing Submission – Helping wives embrace their divine role as women!
Our vision is to encourage wives to walk daily in the bold authority of submission; using God’s Word in fulfilling that authority. This forum will help wives to embrace their divine role as women virtuously and influentially embracing submission with gladness of heart!
Wives submit yourselves unto your own husbands, as unto the Lord. For the husband is head of the wife, even as Christ is the head of the church; and he is the saviour of the body. Therefore as the church is subject unto Christ, so let the wives be to their own husbands in every thingEphesians 5:22-24
The Meaning of W.I.V.E.S.
WIVES: Married women striving to pray consistently for their marriage. We are spouses believing by faith that our marriages will stand the test of time. We endeavour to honour, respect and cherish our husbands through the obedient act of submission.
INFLUENTIAL: We encourage other women to honour their married vows and view submission as a God-given honour-by submitting to Him first. We strive to be instrumental in setting the examples by doing what is right at ALL times. We choose to empower and equip young wives, by example – teaching them the benefits of submission.
VIRTUOUSLY: Full of integrity, wisdom and faithfulness, as wives, we endeavor for our moral standards to be high and above reproach.
EMBRACING: As relating to submission, we receive, support, and accept it’s principles. We expect others to follow the godly example of embracing submission.
SUBMISSION: What are the principles of submission? (1) Doing what is right and obedient according to the Word for God. (2) Honouring headship while respecting your place alongside your husband. (3) Giving up personal rights according to 1 Corinthians 13. (4) Respecting the responsibly given by God to submit to a husband who honours and loves Him.