What the Bible says about Yielding to God. There is an interesting sidelight here. From the information provided, the son had not been circumcised because Moses conceded to Zipporah that the son would not be circumcised. What God was teaching Moses is that, as the head of the house, he was responsible to see that God's rules, orders, policies, and directions were followed. Once he passed.
Some people dig into a single verse and try to think of a million things it might mean. Others read it just like they would read any other book, cover to cover. Others read it out loud, by themselves or with a group, which often helps them understand the words and meanings better. But, honestly, if you just want to read the Bible, then read it. Hunker down in a comfy chair and read a whole.
Sin is defined by God’s standard of right and wrong. Bible principles can thus be useful to decide on smoking cigarettes, cigars, marijuana (weed). What the Bible says even applies to chewing tobacco.While the Scripture does not specifically address the subject of gambling, it provides us with a number of principles that can guide us on this issue. The Bible does not say, “You shall not gamble,” or “gambling is wrong,” but it does teach us that while we might be free to do many things, all things are not profitable and we should never be brought under the control or power of.They demand a book, chapter, and verse that specifically prohibits the practice. Like many sins, gambling is not directly named in Scripture. It is nonetheless, condemned in principle numerous times. Gambling Is a Violation of Faithful Stewardship. The Bible teaches that what we own belongs to the Lord and is entrusted to us for our stewardship.
The typical assumption that most Bible-believing people make about the afterlife is that there are only two possible options: that one goes immediately to either heaven or hell upon death. In fact, the Bible nowhere teaches that heaven is the reward of the saved or that an ever-burning hell is the destiny of the condemned. The truth is that God has not finished working with most people who.Read More
Details Written by Rex M. Rogers Published: 18 March 2019 Let’s talk 2020 presidential election realpolitik in a nonpartisan, non-ideological way, meaning no endorsements stated or implied. 1—President Trump is very good at being who he is, whether you or I like that fact, like him, or not.Read More
Addiction is most commonly associated with gambling, drugs, alcohol but it’s possible to be addicted to just about anything, including, work, sex, the internet, solvents and even shopping. This short 3-part sermon series on addiction is not only for the addict but for anyone who wants to equip themselves a little more to hep the addict.Read More
Where does the Bible say the earth is tilted on its axis? Where is the verse in the Old Testament that says the earth is tilted on its axis? I am Christian but cannot find this in any of my references. Thanks. The Answer: While there is no specific statement in Scripture that the earth is tilted on its axis, there are a number of marvelous statements about the earth that were contrary to the.Read More
Gambling - Is it a sin? The subject of gambling is multi-faceted and something that can divide Christians. On one side of the fence, there are those who argue that it is only a game and, like anything else (eating, drinking, etc.), it is acceptable as long as it does not become controlling or addicting.Read More
There is scripture in the bible about certain people being able to handle certain things and some can’t; but also, scripture that people shouldn’t do things around others that offend or that tempt them. Please let me know if I’m wrong. If those are true, then gambling in a casino is sin! If you win and someone else sees you win, then they might be tempted to try it! If you could do it in.Read More
The Holy Bible: King James Version. Hebrews 3. Take heed, brethren, lest there be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief, in departing from the living God. 13 But exhort one another daily, while it is called Today; lest any of you be hardened through the deceitfulness of sin. 14 For we are made partakers of Christ, if we hold the beginning of our confidence steadfast unto the end; 15 while.Read More
Fulfilled prophecy tells us that there is a God who knows the future. God declares, “I am God, and there is none like Me, declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times things that are not yet done” (Isaiah 46:9-10). The Bible contains many prophecies that have been fulfilled exactly as predicted. One of these is the great.Read More
Although the Bible doesn't outright approve of gambling, there are some questions a Christian can answer to help discern their truth. This philosophy contends that gambling might be permissible.Read More