Paul did seem to like to make sure that the family structure was without question one that was clear. He encourages wives to be subject and husbands to love. As we have said in previous comments, this does not mean in any way that husbands are not to be subject nor does it mean that wives are not to love. The relationship in a marriage is based on mutuality.
Vs. 17 is a great benediction verse which reminds us that all that we do we must do for the sake of Jesus Christ. That has to be our motto. It is hard to believe that we only have one more day left. Wow, these 90+ days have gone by fast.