Will God Bless A Nation That Acts In Godless Ways?

Will God bless a nation that acts contrary to His will in a godless fashion? National Blessings for Humility The Bible is clear that God will bless any nation that strives to live in a godly way. One of the most recognizable Scriptures in regard to this is 2nd Chronicles 7:14 where King Solomon said to the nation Israel, “If my people who are called by my name humble themselves, and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sin a … [Read more...]

Is One Sin Worse Than The Other?

Does God call one sin worse than another? Are some sins more serious than others?Is All Sin the Same? Have you ever heard any Christian says, “Sin is sin” when they hear of a fellow Christian falling into sin? Is that true? I think its clear even in society not all crimes are the same and we don’t say, “Crime is crime.” A man stealing food to feed his family is not the same crime as one murdering him. Murder is worse than stealing. Stealing is worse than lying (except under oath). Running a … [Read more...]

This Too Shall Pass Bible Verse Meaning And Study

What does the phrase “this too shall pass” mean? What is the significance of this phrase to the believer?The Origin of “This too shall Pass” You’ve probably heard the phrase “This too shall pass” but what does it mean? Where did it come from? Is it in the Bible? It could have been a paraphrase of what is found in Acts 2:21 which says “And it shall come to pass that everyone who calls upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.” Peter is quoting Joel 2:32 which says “And it shall come to pass t … [Read more...]

Our Actions And The Coming Judgment

The Bible often reminds us that there will come a time when God judges humanity for the final time. He has already judged it in the Flood of Noah, and Israel was judged repeatedly for their failure to follow God as they should. In Matthew, chapter 25, Jesus tells His disciples of a coming judgment, the outcome of which is determined by actions one takes, or refuses to take, towards another person. There are differing viewpoints as to exactly how the end will take place, and I will not get into … [Read more...]

What Does the Judgment Seat of Christ Mean in the Bible?

Everyone must stand before Christ someday to give an account for their life.  What is the Judgment Seat of Christ and what does it mean?Two Different Judgment Seats Christians may not know this yet but they go through two different judgments.  When they repent and believe in Christ, they have been judged already for their sins and been made or declared righteous before God because of Christ (2 Cor 5:21) and they now have peace with God (Rom 5:1).  Those who have refused to repent and be … [Read more...]

Biblical Judgment: What Could it Look Like For the United States?

We are living in perilous times with the present American economy but there is also crime, violence, regular abortions and more.  What would a biblical judgment on the U.S. look like?  How could we tell if God is going to judge America or if He already is?God is Judge Over All Nations The Bible is clear that God is the Judge of all nations but just because He hasn’t judged a nation doesn’t mean that He won’t.   Clearly, God is over all the earth and this includes all nations as Psalm 82:9 sa … [Read more...]