To those not having the law I became like one not having the law (though I am not free from God’s law but am under Christ’s law), so as to win those not having the law. I don’t see why the different signatures are problematic, but this is something they would have to ask their county clerk’s office. I am really committed to you, but not for a lifetime.’ OR, ‘I love you, but not enough to want you to be my wife.’ OR, ‘ I love you, but not enough to want to wear your last name.’ ‘I love you, but not enough to vow such love before God, family and friends.’ OR, ‘I love you, but not enough to enter into a relationship that brings you honor, respect and preserves your dignity.

It’s a piece of paper that gives her access to a place and space of peace and rest in me. Shouldn’t you value the most important relationship in your life at least as much as you do your house, car, or level of education?” (Charles Perkins, from article It’s Just a Piece of Paper). Even if somehow he feels that you're right and forces himself into a marriage like many people do, then it will almost certainly end badly because he married for the wrong reasons. You don’t notice him checking out other women. Plus, it’s just a piece of paper that reminds us of why we are together when we want to go. And I don’t really want to trouble my husband with getting this certificate, but I still feel maybe God wants me to get one.

As one (unknown) author stated: The Bible gives the best reason for couples not to live together without marriage. Want to have a happier, healthier marriage? Marriage offers a stable basis for a family, but if he plans to keep things going with just the two of you, why would you need to get married? I have lost count of how many times I have heard this over the years. Are you poking holes in the darkness so the light of Christ is seen through how you live? An engagement bike is better than a ring. You will not be able to, that is because Bill Clinton, who was the last ‘united states’ (not UNITED STATES, there is a vast difference) signed over control of the democracy of the “UNITED STATES” back to the “City of London” and the English Crown, effectively controlled by the UNITED NATIONS. An exception to this is if he's extremely religious and he doesn't want to shack up and "live in sin" before marriage, but if these are his reasons, he's probably mentioned it before. Essentially, that marriage contact you filed at the court house is a FINANCIAL AGREEMENT between YOU, YOUR SPOUSE, AND THE GOVERNMENT. Great article, really good, definitely defines that followers of Jesus should seek to complete a marriage ceremony with witnesses recognized and a valid record of the ceremony.

If your man has absolutely no interest in having children or building a family, though, the chances of his being interested in marriage will be lower. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. You want to tie your partner down and make it harder for him to easily leave you.

But you can see a principle that is taught there.

A marriage ceremony is the swearing of oaths before God and witnesses. I know I am throwing a bunch of Bible verses at you. I do all this for the sake of the gospel, that I may share in its blessings.”, It is done for the “sake of the gospel.” To me, that is good enough reason to sign a piece of paper.

The Internet has made it easier for people searching for information about others. I’m not a guy who completes your honey-do-lists. According to statistics by age 44 over 85% of men have been married at least once. It could be that he's waiting until he's a little older, but who knows when he will come around.

So I have a question. The deed to your house is ‘just a piece of paper.’ Your apartment lease agreement, your car registration, your check on payday, your driver’s license and so many more things qualify under the title of ‘just a piece of paper.’ But you make sure that you have these in place, and you are very protective of them. But that is another long story.