Who can manage to measure up to God's standards? Can anyone?
The older you get, the more you realize just how much goes into being a good friend. Loyalty. Assurance. Safety. Support. Love. I want that. I want that so bad.
It doesn't matter how good we are. If we sin, we'll be punished. We have to resist sin. But we can't do it alone.
Stone a person to death. It is a command that feels icky and uncomfortable and wicked. Why did God have to kill people? How could He be so cruel?
Which one are you?
"It is better to go to a house of mourning than to go to a house of feasting, for death is the destiny of everyone; the living should take this to heart." - Ecclesiastes 7:2
This verse used to get on my last nerve.
What's the most destructive personality trait a person can have?
Is it Greed? Selfishness? Apathy?
Or could it be pride?
Is there one list of doctrines that you must believe in order to be saved?
Will every saved person believe the same thing?
Is there one denomination that has the truth?
What do you think? Is there? Have you found it?
Right now God sits above the circle of the Earth. He sees my cubicle, my stoplight, and those cars, but He also sees the past and He sees the future. He sees suffering. He sees suicides. He sees death. He sees hopelessness. And He knows, without a shadow of a doubt, exactly how to escape. How to survive. How to get to fresh air.
Summary: How fast do you drive? Do you do the speed limit? A little above? A little below (God forbid)? I used to speed boldly, around 10-15 miles above the speed limit because there are no cops on this road, so who cares? Then I got pulled over. Then I got pulled over again. I … Continue reading You Have Been Sentenced To Death (Leviticus 20)