What Happened To Nations Under Corrupt or Bad Leadership In The Bible?

The Bible tells us what happens to nations that fall into corruption and ungodly leadership.Does God Abandon Nations? What happens to nations that fall into corruption and who have ungodly leadership? It seems obvious to most Christians because they can read the history of mankind, but also the historical accounts written in the Bible where nations departed from obedience to God and later fell into ruin because of idolatry (with sexually immoral practices), exceeding greed, and neglect of … [Read more...]

What Is A Sin Offering?

What is a sin offering according to Scriptures? Offerings In the Old Testament there were several offerings but these offerings almost always dealt with the covering of sin and trespasses. For example, in Leviticus 4:3 it is written that “if it is the anointed priest who sins, thus bringing guilt on the people, then he shall offer for the sin that he has committed a bull from the herd without blemish to the Lord for a sin offering” but “If the whole congregation of Israel sins unintentionally 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...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Speaking Up

Here are seven Bible verses referring to speaking up when needed.Romans 1:16 “For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek.” There is a time to speak and a time to be silent but we must never be silent when we’re speaking about the gospel. If you had the cure for a deadly disease and you kept it to yourself, that’s almost like negligent homicide for those who have the disease. We have the cure fo … [Read more...]

Is Your Conscience The Voice Of God?

Is your conscience the voice of God speaking to you? How can you know if it is or isn’t?What is the Conscience? The word “conscience” is a compound of two words meaning “con” (with) “science” (knowledge), so our own conscience means having the knowledge of something we’re going to do or say, have done and said, or will do or say in the future. The conscience is not an audible voice but many say it’s very close to one since the conscience speaks to them (and us,) in thoughts about whether the … [Read more...]

What Does The Bible Forbid?

What does the Bible forbid? What are those things considered grievous sins?The Ten Commandments You don’t have to guess what the Bible forbids and what it allows. All you have to do is to take a look at the Ten Commandments. There is no guess work necessary. For example, we know that we must put God above everything and everyone in our life or we’re committing idolatry, neither can we can’t steal, lie, or use profanity, and the obvious ones are you should not murder and you should not commi … [Read more...]