It is far better to offend people by politely refusing to participate than to offend God by blindly following the trend… God has called us to greater purity by coming back to our faith in Jesus Christ and loving Him while accepting the Truth of His Word.
…letting seemingly harmless symbols or practices take place in our lives will eventually become central in our lives over God. Idolatry is detestable to God and will become our downfall, much like what happened to Israel.
Just as we had the warning of imminent danger, Christians have the warning about end times with Jesus’ return for us.
But when we share the truth with Christ’s love, everyone wins.
Some are so desperate for healing they will do anything, even if it’s from ancient religious or pagan practices, just like the paralyzed man from the Pool of Bethesda. It sounds good—angels stirring the water. The god within can heal you. But…
Although my permanent wedding band is a physical symbol of committed marital love, Christians will have a spiritual symbol of our union with Christ, indelibly marking us as His.
When we reap the consequences of our sin, He knows and reaches out to us, offering to help us out of it.
How much more does our Heavenly Father loves us that we can trust He only wants the best for us.
Going on a God watch helps us recognize God’s work in our lives that we might follow Him on His adventure for us.
I wasn’t prepared from him to lay it back and pour some antiseptic into the bloody mess. It put methiolate to shame!