Tag Archives: Sin

The Principle of Enslavement

For a time, when I was a young teenager, my father and I ran some trap lines. We trapped mink, raccoons, muskrats, anything that had fur and whose skin would fetch a price. We would typically find the animals dens … Continue reading

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What If There Was No Resurrection?

For a moment, ask yourself this question, “What if Christ had not risen from the dead?” In 1 Corinthians chapter 15 Paul answers that question. Two times in that passage of Scripture Paul states that if Christ be not risen … Continue reading

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Dare to Stay Clean, Part 5

On January 5, Panther’s coach, Ron Rivera and his wife woke up to the smell of smoke in their home. The blaze eventually caused $500,000 worth of damage to his $1.3 million home. Investigators recently revealed that they believe a … Continue reading

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Dare to Stay Clean, Part 3

One of Satan’s great lies is that sin doesn’t matter. But no sin is without its consequences. Newton’s third law of motion is, “For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.” “Be not deceived; God is not mocked: … Continue reading

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Dare To Stay Clean, Part 2

Satan is constantly trying to take the good and move it out of its proper place. That is where this lesson begins. We will see that David made a series of decisions that led him toward disaster. God’s Word gives … Continue reading

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Dare to Stay Clean

Most of us know – in some fashion – the story of David & Bathsheba. Before we look at the story specifically, there are a few points for us to know and understand. Sin, by its very nature, is deceitful … Continue reading

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The Godly, Yet Quite Dysfunctional, Family of Joseph

The Joseph that we find in the book of Genesis had a godly heritage yet lived in a very dysfunctional family. Because of this, Joseph had to learn to hold onto God’s Word in the worst of circumstances. “By faith … Continue reading

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The Battle Within

“If there be therefore any consolation in Christ, if any comfort of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any bowels and mercies,” Philippians 2:1 There is a battle that is much fiercer and more intense than the outward … Continue reading

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