‘Do not follow other gods, the gods of the peoples around you;’ (Deuteronomy 6:14) Society influence is what we’ve ignored as far as human understanding is concerned. We underestimate its power without taking conscious of the effects until it’s too late. Around us, people do things that are unacceptable, things that we should be ashamedContinue reading “The Societal Poison”
Monthly Archives: March 2011
The Grace of Giving
‘But since you excel in everything—in faith, in speech, in knowledge, in complete earnestness and in the love we have kindled in you[a]—see that you also excel in this grace of giving.’ (2 Corinthians 8:7) There is a price attached to every act of faithfulness. No one who remains honest with another person loses. BeingContinue reading “The Grace of Giving”
Why separating Christ?
15. It is true that some preach Christ out of envy and rivalry, but others out of goodwill. 16. The latter do so out of love, knowing that I am put here for the defense of the gospel. 17. The former preach Christ out of selfish ambition, not sincerely, supposing that they can stir upContinue reading “Why separating Christ?”
Not Just You
‘After Job had prayed for his friends, the Lord made him prosperous again and gave him twice as much as he had before.’ (Job 42:10) In verse 7 of the same verse, the Lord was angry with Job’s friends for not speaking right about God and He revealed this to them. It wasn’t until afterContinue reading “Not Just You”