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Life and Ministry Meeting Workbook  |  November 2016

 LIVING AS CHRISTIANS

“Her Husband Is Well-Known in the City Gates”

“Her Husband Is Well-Known in the City Gates”

A capable wife reflects well on her husband. In King Lemuel’s day, a husband who had a capable wife was “well-known in the city gates.” (Pr 31:23) Today, respected men serve as elders and ministerial servants. If married, their ability to serve depends much on the good conduct and fine support of their wives. (1Ti 3:4, 11) Such capable wives are greatly appreciated, not just by their husbands but also by the congregation.

A capable wife helps her husband to serve by . . .